5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a figure of speech comparing two different things
- b the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
- c All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
- d a group of lines in a poem
- e Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character. Similar to mood.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 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.
- a device in literature where an object represents an idea
- Putting two contradictory words together. Examples: liquid gas, seriously funny, minor crisis, jumbo shrimp.
- a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
- the contrast between what is expected and what actually exists or happens
5 True/False Questions
verse → 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.
hyperbole → A line of poetry.
meter → descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)
foreshadowing → the use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot
consonance → The repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels, as in assonance.