5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Causal Relationship
- a Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in close proximity.
- b In __, a writer asserts that one thing results from another. To show how one thing produces or brings about another is often relevant in establishing a logical argument.
- c The sentence or group of sentences that directly expresses the author's opinion, purpose, meaning, or proposition.
- d the author's choice of words that creates tone, attitude, and style, as well as meaning
- e a figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstatement
5 Multiple choice questions
- The sensory details or figurative language used to describe, arouse emotion, or represent abstractions. On a physical level, __ uses terms related to the five senses; we refer to visual, auditory, tactile, gustatory, or olfactory. For example, a rose may present visual __ while also representing the color in a woman's cheeks.
- Often called circular reasoning, __ occurs when the believability of the evidence depends on the believability of the claim.
- The purpose of this rhetorical mode is to prove the validity of an idea, or point of view, by presenting sound reasoning, discussion, and argument that thoroughly convince the reader.
- A work that functions on a symbolic level
- The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or concepts. An example: Wordsworth's "the sea that bares her bosom to the moon."
5 True/False questions
Third Person Omniscient → In ___, the narrator, with a godlike knowledge, presents the thoughts and actions of any or all characters.
Analogy → the recreation of regional spoken language, such as a Southern one. Hurston uses this in Their Eyes Were Watching God.
Stream-of-consciousness → The branch of linguistics that studies that meaning of words, their historical and psychological development, their connotations, and their relation to one another.
Dialect → an evaluation of the sum of the choices an author makes in blending diction, syntax, figurative language, and other literary devices.
Theme → The central idea or message of a work, the insight it offers into life. Usually, __ is unstated in fictional works, but in nonfiction, the __ may be directly stated, especially in expository or argumentative writing.