- Allusion: an indirect
or passing reference to some event, person, place, or artistic work, the nature and relevance of which is not explained the
Page: 15 Ann- “The psalm!
The psalm! –She cannot bear to hear the Lord’s name!”
2.In medias res: the Latin
phrase meaning into the middle of things, applied to the common technique of story telling by which the beginning the story
at some exciting point in the middle of the action.
Page: 6 Tituba: “My Betty be hearty
Paris: “Out of here!”