Tag Archive: Invocation

Nov 10

Invocation

Invocation: Invocation is the noun form of invocate that means to seek inspiration, courage, encourage and guidance from the goddess when somebody is going to start any hard work; especially in the beginning of an Epic. As an epic is a hard and long narrative poem, on a great and serious subject, so before writing the …

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Aug 13

The Iliad as an Epic

                               Discuss The Iliad as an epic     Definition of an Epic: An epic is a long narrative poem, on a great and serious subject related in a lofty style and centered on a heroic figure. Its actions depend on the fate …

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Jul 27

Paradise Lost is an Epic

What is an Epic? Discuss John Milton’s Paradise Lost is an epic. Epic: An epic is a long narrative poem on a great and serious subject related in an elevated style and centered on a heroic or quasi-divine figure on whose actions depends on the fate of tribe or nation or the human race. Features or …

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Jul 02

Literary Term: Symbol, Alliteration, Personification, Line, verse, and stanza, Image and Imagery,

1. Symbol: A word which has another meaning or even several meanings is called symbol. For example, a sword may be a sword and also symbolize justice. 2. Alliteration:  Alliteration means the repetition of the same sound beginning several words in sequence. 3. Personification: Personification is the attribution of personality to an impersonal thing.    4. Line, verse, and …

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