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Literature: Literary Terminology

Osterlin Reference Resources for Terms & Definitions

Not sure what an allusion is?  Need to understand what is meant by didactic literature?  These sources will help.  You'll find them in the Osterlin Reference Collection.


Literary Criticism has its own special vocabularly.  Discover word meanings with these online tools.  

Dictionaries & Thesauri

Need help spelling a word?  Want to find alternate word choices?  These sources will help.