5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Figure of Speech
- a A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare dissimilar things. Examples are apostrophe, hyperbole, irony, metaphor, metonomy, oxymoron, paradox, personification, simile, synecdoche, and understatement.
- b an evaluation of the sum of the choices an author makes in blending diction, syntax, figurative language, and other literary devices.
- c 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.
- d Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in close proximity.
- e This is a narrative technique that places the reader in the mind and thought process of the narrator, no matter how random and spontaneous that may be.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the pleasant, mellifluous presentation of sounds in a literary work.
- 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.
- This term describes the tools of the storyteller, such as ordering events to that they build to climatic movement or withholding information until a crucial or appropriate moment when revealing in creates a desired effect.
- The sentence or group of sentences that directly expresses the author's opinion, purpose, meaning, or proposition.
- the literal or dictionary meaning of a word
5 True/False questions
Metaphor → the pleasant, mellifluous presentation of sounds in a literary work.
Attitude → the relationship an author has toward his or her subject, and/or his or her audience
Dialect → writing whose purpose is to instruct or to teach. A ___ work is usually formal and focuses on moral or ethical concerns.
Annotation → The purpose of this rhetorical mode is to explain and analyze information by presenting an idea, relevant evidence, and appropriate discussion.
Third Person Limited Omniscient → the opposite of exaggeration. It is a technique for developing irony and/or humor where one writes or says less than intended.