5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a The central meaning or dominant idea in a literary work.
- b Word play which involves either multiple meanings of a single word or the use of 2 words that sound alike but have different meanings.
- c Al the meanings, associations, and emotions that a word suggests.
- d Words and phrases that create pictures using the five senses.
- e The principal evil character in the play or story.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The buildup of events and the presentation of the conflicts faced by the characters.
- When the characters and the audience expect one thing to happen but the opposite actually takes place.
- In Greek tragedies, a group of people who serve as commentators on the characters and events.
- When a character struggles against an outside force. The four types are Man vs. Man; Man vs. Society; Man vs. Nature; Man vs. Fate
- The anxious anticipation of a reader or an audience as to the outcome of a story.
5 True/False questions
Epic → A long narrative poem that celebrates the great deeds of at least one legendary hero. The three main characteristics are 1) fantastic geographies and exotic characters; 2) exhausting quests and difficult journeys; 3) heroic battles with monsters, supernatural beings and forces of nature.
Archetype → A pattern or model that serves as the basis for different, but related, versions of a character, plot, or a theme.
Tone → The author's attitude toward the subject matter.
Flashback → A story written to be acted out in front of an audience. Consists of one or more large sections known as acts which are made of smaller sections called scenes.
Malapropism → Comparison of two unlike things using the verb "to be" instead of like or as.