5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a an indirect reference to another work of literature or art - Ex) "If you love a lot, you'll lie a lot / Guess they did in Camelot"
- b the substitution of one part of speech for another, often turning a noun into a verb- Ex) I'll unhair thy head.
- c the arrangement of words in order of increasing importance-Ex) Lost, vaded, broken, dead within an hour.
- d the juxtaposition of opposing or contrasting ideas- Ex) Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more.
- e reversal of grammatical structures in successive clauses -Ex) He led bravely, and we bravely followed
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- repetition of a word at the end of a clause at the beginning of another- Ex) Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.
- replacing a part with a whole, or a whole with a part - Ex) The U.S. won three gold medals
- repetition of words in succsessive clauses, in reverse order (a chiasmus in which the exact words, not just the syntax, are flipped)- Ex) Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
- repetition of syntactic structure in two or more clauses - Ex) Before she left, she put the dishes in the dishwasher, wiped the counter, and took several bags of trash out to the dumpster. ( parallel verb phrases)
- when a speaker or writer breaks off and directs speech to an absent person, inanimate object, or abstract quality or idea- Ex) "For Brutus, as you know, was Caesar's angel. Judge, O you gods, how dearly Caesar loved him."
5 True/False Questions
rhetorical question → asking a question not for the sake of getting an answer but for asserting something -
aposiopesis → the juxtaposition of opposing or contrasting ideas- Ex) Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more.
Anticlimax → the arrangement of words in order of decreasing importance- Ex) Die and endow a college or a cat.
Anaphora → the repetition of the same word or group of words at the beginning of successive clauses- Ex) Mad world! Mand kings! Mad composition!
paradox → the use of apparently condtradictory ideas to point out some underlying truth- Ex) What a pity that youth must be wasted on the young.