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Onemom30
2021-01-22 20:16:27
When an author uses something that stands for or represents something else, that something becomes a(n) _____. plot character idea symbol
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leahbachman
2021-01-22 23:28:11

When an author uses something that stands for or represents something else, this becomes a symbol. This concept is known as symbolism. It is a technique used when things should not be taken literally. A symbol can be an object, event, action, person or situation that usually has a deeper meaning. The purpose for the use of symbolism is to enhance the writing and give insight into the story to the reader. The use of symbolism can also add a deeper layer to the story.

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