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RU Revising English

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Help from Bitesize

This game is quizzing you on the techniques used by writers. Increase your score by checking out these Bitesize English pages on Close Reading, particularly those on figurative language.

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The Literary Encyclopedia

This glossary provides a quick check-list of common poetic terms.

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Class Clips

Check out the Class Clips database for videos on metaphors.



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