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Imagery is visual symbolism, or figurative language that evokes a mental image or other kinds of sense impressions, especially in a literary work, but also in other activities such as psychotherapy.

Forms

There are five major types of sensory imagery, each corresponding to a sense, feeling, action, or reaction:

Other types of imagery include:

References

  1. ^ "Poetics of Robert Frost: Examples". Friends of Robert Frost. Retrieved 12 March 2013.
  2. ^ author., Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 (20 July 2021). The time machine. ISBN 978-1-7225-2491-3. OCLC 1261367980. ((cite book)): |last= has generic name (help)