Monthly Archives: June 2020

Who should be King?

King Edward lll of England (called “The Confessor”  because he built Westminster Abbey) died on  January 5, 1066, after a reign of 23 years. Leaving no  heirs, Edward’s passing ignited a three-way rivalry  for the crown that culminated in the … Continue reading

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Literary Figures

We have already worked on: similes, metaphors, and personifications. Today, we’ll work on 2 new terms Watch the video : Allusion Watch the video: Hyperbole Now that you understand what ALLUSION and HYPERBOLE mean, can you find examples in “Romeo … Continue reading

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