Allusion

Stories Using Allusion.

Snow White and The Day After Tomorrow has allusion in there movies.

What does Allusion mean?

Allusion is a figure of speech that refers to a well-known story, event , person or an object in order to make a caparison in the readers minds.

Allusion is a figure of speech that makes reference of a place, person, or something that happened. It can be real or imaginary and occur to anything including paintings, mythical figures and more. The reference can be direct or may be inferred and can broaden the reader’s understanding.

If your still not sure here is a web page explaining allusion http://eclipse.rutgers.edu/goose/visualchallenges/allusionandsatire.aspx

Now here is a Quiz for you!

1. What is one story allusion is in?

2. How is allusion and illusion different?

3. What does allusion mean?

4. Can allusion be in movies or books?

5. Why is allusion important?

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