5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- rhetorical question
- a asking a question not for the sake of getting an answer but for asserting something -
- b use of exaggerated terms for emphasis- Ex) Im so hungry; I'd give my first-born child for a slice of pizza.
- c the juxtaposition of two contradictory ideas - Ex) I must be cruel to be kind
- d 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.
- e the substitution of one part of speech for another, often turning a noun into a verb- Ex) I'll unhair thy head.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- 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.
- replacing and idea with an associated idea - Ex) The pen is mightier than the sword.
- describing something nonhuman in metaphorical human terms -
- omission of conjunctions between related clauses Ex) We shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.
- the juxtaposition of opposing or contrasting ideas- Ex) Not that I loved Caesar less, but that I loved Rome more.
5 True/False Questions
meiosis → reversal of grammatical structures in successive clauses -Ex) He led bravely, and we bravely followed
polysyndeton → repetition of conjunctions - Ex) We lived and laughed and loved and left.
apostrophe → 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."
Anaphora → the substitution of one part of speech for another, often turning a noun into a verb- Ex) I'll unhair thy head.
synecdoche → replacing a part with a whole, or a whole with a part - Ex) The U.S. won three gold medals