← AP Lang Lit Terms Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Tactile imagery
- Third Person Limited
- a descriptive language that appeals to the sense of touch
- b The repetition of sounds at the beginning of words, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
- c The literary genre that is written in ordinary language and most closely resembles everyday speech. Opposite of verse.
- d one who carries out the action of the plot in literature. Major, minor, static, and dynamic are the types.
- e Point of view in which narrator exists outside of all characters, but is privy to the feelings and thoughts of one character, presenting only the actions of all remaining characters
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the speaker, voice, or character assumed by the author of a piece of writing
- expresses a complete thought and can stand alone as a sentence. Has both a subject and a verb.
- a comparison using like or as
- an emotionally violent, verbal denunciation or attack using strong, abusive language.
- the word, phrase, or clause that a pronoun refers to.
5 True/False Questions
Syntax → Anything that represents, stands for, something else. Usually concrete—such as an object, action, character, or scene—that represents something more abstract.
Parallelism → bitter, caustic language designed to hurt or ridicule someone or something. Often satirical or verbally ironic.
Argumentation → the literal or dictionary meaning of a word
Parody → A work that closely imitates the style or content of another with the specific aim of comic effect and/or ridicule.
Anecdote → A story or brief episode told by the writer or a character to illustrate a point.