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5 Matching questions

  1. suspension of disbelief
  2. Spenserian stanza
  3. hendecasyllabic
  4. stichomythia
  5. stasimon
  1. a a stanza of nine lines in iambic meter, rhymed ABABBCBCC
  2. b a style of dialogue in which two characters exchange single, antagonistic lines of speech, partially repeating and manipulating each others' words
  3. c having 11 syllables
  4. d a passage of text recited or sung by the chorus between the episodes of a classical Greek play
  5. e the reader's (or viewer's) willingness or tendency to set aside questions of probability or truth when encountering a work of fiction

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a poetic rhythm characterized by the use of strongly accented syllables, often in juxtaposition, accompanied by an indefinite number of unaccented syllables in each foot, of which the accented syllable is the essential component.
  2. any stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed
  3. a poem consisting of six sestets and a three-line envoy (thirty-nine lines total)
  4. in a narrative, a secondary sequence of events that constitutes a plot subordinate to the main plot
  5. a royally appointed Anglo-Saxon poet and performer of epics

5 True/False questions

  1. sestetany stanza (or poem) of six lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed

          

  2. stanzaa poem consisting of six sestets and a three-line envoy (thirty-nine lines total)

          

  3. scansiona passage of text recited or sung by the chorus between the episodes of a classical Greek play

          

  4. stream of consciousnessthe progression of one's entire awareness over a period of time--including thoughts (both verbal and nonverbal), impressions, perceptions, memories, associations and emotions

          

  5. surrealismin a narrative, a secondary sequence of events that constitutes a plot subordinate to the main plot

          

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