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5 Matching questions

  1. stream of consciousness
  2. satire
  3. subplot
  4. sonnet
  5. syllabic verse
  1. a in a narrative, a secondary sequence of events that constitutes a plot subordinate to the main plot
  2. b the progression of one's entire awareness over a period of time--including thoughts (both verbal and nonverbal), impressions, perceptions, memories, associations and emotions
  3. c literature that uses irony, humor and wit in order to criticize or ridicule an institution, a group of people, a culture or society, or even humanity in general
  4. d metrical verse in which the lines have a set number of syllables, but not a set number or pattern of accents
  5. e a poem consisting of fourteen lines, traditionally in iambic pentameter, with one of several regular rhyme schemes

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. a royally appointed Anglo-Saxon poet and performer of epics
  3. any stanza (or poem) of six lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed
  4. the reader's (or viewer's) willingness or tendency to set aside questions of probability or truth when encountering a work of fiction
  5. pertaining to Sappho or to certain meters or a form of strophe or stanza used by or named after her

5 True/False questions

  1. surrealismliterature that uses irony, humor and wit in order to criticize or ridicule an institution, a group of people, a culture or society, or even humanity in general

          

  2. stock charactera style of dialogue in which two characters exchange single, antagonistic lines of speech, partially repeating and manipulating each others' words

          

  3. soliloquyin a play, a speech delivered by a character who is alone onstage, serving to inform the audience of his or her private thoughts, feelings, motives, plans or prior actions

          

  4. hendecasyllabica stanza of nine lines in iambic meter, rhymed ABABBCBCC

          

  5. stichomythiaa style of dialogue in which two characters exchange single, antagonistic lines of speech, partially repeating and manipulating each others' words

          

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