An allusion in literature is a reference to another work of literature or a historical event.
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Would you believe me if I said that this is my dads favorite movie quote sequence of all time and that he can also do the voice of Pinocchio freakishly well? Yeah. I love him more and more every day.
a piece of paper with the words what if he's your rome but you've not his julia?
26 Jokes Only Theatre Nerds Will Understand
The comment is the best
a group of stormtroopers holding a flag on top of a mountain
the muffin man is making funny faces and sayings to each other about it
Who's your best friend?
My favourite Shrek moment - Imgur best part in the first movie, minus half the time Donkey talked
a comic strip with a doctor who is talking to a robot
The Argyle Sweater by Scott Hilburn for February 13, 2013 |
May the horse be with you...
an animated cartoon with the caption'it smells like teen spirit?'in black and white
a group of people sitting in an old car with the caption's saying
The Internet's Most Asked Questions
LMAOOO mean girls + history. Love itt
pinkie is talking on the phone with caption that reads, i don't know
my little pony does not approve
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Clueless - Hamlet - YouTube
I didn't have the heart to tell you. Reading, Wicked, Books, Ideas, Literary Humor, Library Humor
Brevity by Dan Thompson for November 03, 2014 |
I didn't have the heart to tell you.
an old man wearing a santa hat and singing into a microphone with words written on it
This Christmas card:
This Christmas card: | 17 Jokes Only "Hunger Games" Fans Will Understand
an image of a man pointing to the side with text that reads, when your coach looks at you after you use one arm i still got the big though
Joseph Ducreux alludes to Cee-Lo alluding to Romeo and Juliet?!
two people standing next to each other with text that reads, they just met you and this is crazy but mary me in three days and commuti
Just explained basically the same thing to my 9th graders this week! Haha! - "And this is why we shouldn't teach 'Romeo and Juliet' to children hyped up on hormones."
shakespeare quote about love and life with an image of shakespeare's face in the background
an animated image of a cartoon character holding a chicken in front of a table full of gold coins
King Midas and the Golden Touch Allusions 2012
▶ King Midas and the Golden Touch Allusions 2012 - YouTube Allusions- in mythology- 4th grade common core
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Allusion vs. Illusion vs. Delusion | September 17, 2012
Allusion vs. Illusion vs. Delusion — They all essentially refer to something that is not physically visible or present at the moment, but each word offers a slight twist on that concept.
a cartoon drawing of a bug laying on a couch with the caption, i'm just not hungry anymore
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
a man in a suit and tie sitting at a desk with the caption, i appreciate your fedback let me explain how you are wrong
Farewell, Dunder Mifflin: The Best Episodes of The Office
Allusion...misquote...but allusion nonetheless...
someone posted a note to their friend about his type of wife he is not happy
Coolest wife ever...pulling out the Hunger Games allusions...
the simpsons is flying through the air with his arms out and feet in the air
This is a Simpsons allusion to the Sistine Chapel.
an old man is handing something to a woman who is wearing a top hat and standing in front of other people
Wizard of Oz
the fox and the hound are dancing together
A funny allusion to Of Mice and Men from the 1940s
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Allusions to Of Mice and Men
A series of clips gives examples of where allusions are used. Also how to integrate them into speech.
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LOL! Fairytale envy...via @pirarobizarro. Pinned by | #bizarro #therapy
a cartoon depicting two dogs sitting in the water and one is saying it all makes sense now
So...this is what happened to the dinosaurs? =) Just kidding. =)
the pinkie pony is looking at something with captioning that says i don't always let my imagination run away but when i do, it comes back with cake
Pinkie Pie alludes to the Dos Equis commercials... Even commercials, TV, and movies can be alluded to!
a cartoon character is looking at some cookies on a tray in front of the camera
Shrek Moments - "Interrogating Gingy"
Interrogating Gingerbread Man! Not my gumdrop buttons!! NOOOOO!! HAHA
an image of some cartoon characters with words on the bottom and bottom half of them many allusions, so little time.
an animated image of a dog in the woods
▶ Shrek 2 Trailer - YouTube for teaching allusion
a comic strip about how to use the olympics
Allusions--and a cute way to remember some Greek characters
a man holding up a can of pepsi
Wayne's World (6/10) Movie CLIP - I Will Not Bow to Any Sponsor (1992) HD
I will not bow to any sponsor!
an image of a man using a computer with the caption you know who else put his friends into circles?
Dante's circles of Hell...from his Inferno.
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Hunger Games - Literary Allusions - YouTube