5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a The place and time in which the events of the narrative occur.
- b An interruption in the action of a story, play, or work of nonfiction to show an episode that happened at an earlier time.
- c The stated or implied attitude of an author toward his subject in a particular literary work. The author reveals his attitude through his choice of words and details
- d A literary work in which the author ridicules the vices or follies of mankind, usually for the purpose of producing some change in attitude or action.
- e The underlying meaning of a literary work, a general truth about life or mankind. A theme may be stated or implied. Not every literary work contains a theme.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The significant pattern of action in a short story, novel, or play.
- Person, place, event, or object which has meaning in itself but suggests other meanings.
- Based on the difference between the way events work out and what is expected to happen or what seems appropriate.
- Conversation between charcters in a short story, novel, play, poem, or work of nonfiction
- Form of metaphor in which the object, animal, or idea acts like a human.
5 True/False Questions
Metaphor → Like simile, is a comparison but is implied rather than stated.
Irony of Tone → Extends verbal irony to include lengthy passages or even an entire work in which an author expresses an attitude opposite to what he feels
Symbol → A person, place, event, or object which has a meaning in itself but suggests other meanings as well.
Characterization → The method an author uses to acquaint the reader with his or her characters.
Inference → A reasonable and intelligent conclusion drawn from hints provided by the author.