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This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the literary devices from The Diary of a Young Girl for a standard literature course. Topics covered include:
- Examples of verbal and dramatic irony in The Diary of a Young Girl
- Figurative language used throughout the book
- Symbolism from Anne Frank's diary
- Characterization in The Diary of a Young Girl
1. Irony in Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl: Dramatic & Verbal
Anne Frank's 'Diary of a Young Girl' is filled with verbal, situational, and dramatic irony. Learn more about the different types of irony used in this novel.
2. Figurative Language in Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl
In the Diary of a Young Girl, Anne Frank used engaging figurative language to describe her experience of hiding from the Nazis. Learn about the context of the book and some literary terms.
3. Examples of Symbolism in Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl
Anne Frank's 'Diary of a Young Girl' contains a number of examples of symbolism. Explore the symbols found in the story, including both symbolic objects and symbolic people.
4. Characterization in Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl
In 'Diary of a Young Girl', Anne Frank provides her unique characterizations of the people around her. Gain a better understanding of how Frank describes other characters through direct characterizations, dialogue, actions, and her own thoughts and opinions.
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