This was the new style of literature that focused on the daily lives and adventures of a common person. This style was a response to Romanticism’s supernaturalism and over-emphasis on emotion.
Literature that emphasizes a specific geographic setting and that reproduces the speech, behavior, and attitudes of the people who live in that region.
a literary movement that was an extension of realism and that claimed to portray life exactly as it was.
a writer’s or speaker’s choice of words
a comparison of two unlike things using like or as
a figure of speech comparing to unlike things without using like or as
The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, thing, place, or experience
when and where a story takes place