5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry
- b The repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels, as in assonance.
- c All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
- d a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
- e How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
5 Multiple choice questions
- a group of lines in a poem
- the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
- a device in literature where an object represents an idea
- Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character. Similar to mood.
- words that imitate sounds
5 True/False questions
puns → The usually humorous use of a word in such a way as to suggest two or more of its meanings or the meaning of a another word similar in sound. Example: I used to have a fear of boats, but that ship has sailed.
verse → the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
metaphor → figure of speech comparing two different things
simile → A line of poetry.
personification → giving human characteristics to non-human things