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Irony Definition Literature

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Dramatic irony is an often-used literary device in which the reader knows more than the characters.


Definitions and Examples of Irony in Literature | Education Blog - Flocabulary

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Irony Powerpoint

This 29 slide powerpoint focuses on irony in literature, speech, and pictures. It includes a detailed definition and explains four types of irony ...


This resource book draws on classic literature to illustrate the use of 40 basic literary terms. Divided into sections on figurative language, poetic language, and literary techniques, the book covers hyperbole, metaphor, irony, imagery, dialect, plot, alliteration, onomatopoeia, allusion, conflict, and lots more! The first page of each lesson includes a definition of the term and one or more samp...


Literary Tools: Irony English Literature Poster featuring a quote from "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Laminated Educational Art Print- This is a poster that I would have hanging in my classroom! There are many more just like this that use real examples to help students remember the term.

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IRONY: Funny Real Life Examples Of Irony

Irony In Everyday Life Presentation: The presentation is in SMART notebook and PDF format and includes 18 pictures that are truly ironic. I usually have my students raise their hands and tell me why it is ironic (based on the definition in the presentation) - or have them write down their reasons for one or two to make sure they get the concept!