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belonging to an earlier period (image, concrete, sonnet, archaic)

archaic

The catastrophe in Hamlet occurs in the (first, middle, final) scene with the death of (Hamlet, Ophelia, Polonius) following that of Gertrude, Claudius, and Laertes.

final, Hamlet

The climax of a play is immediately followed by (resolution, falling action, catastrophe)

falling action

Elizabethan theater used no costumes. True or False

False

The Faerie Queen (Richard Tottle, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Philip Sidney, Edmund Spencer, the Dark Lady)

Edmund Spencer

famous writer of interludes (Richard Tottle, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Philip Sidney, Edmund Spencer, the Dark Lady)

Sir Frances Bacon

Hamlet is classified as a(n)_____. (comedy, tragedy, mystery play, allegory)

tragedy

The hero of a tragedy fails and falls because of his _____. (dialogue, action, tragic flaw, personality)

tragic flas

A humorous scene inserted in a play to provide emotional relaxation is called (humorous, pause for, comic) relief.

comic

The language of Shakespeare's plays is Medieval English. True or False

False

Many differences separate Elizabethan theater from modern drama. True or False

True

means "little song" in Italian (image, concrete, sonnet, archaic)

sonnet

A miracle play is based on the lives of the saints. True or False

True

A morality play is a dramatic allegory. True or False

True

The repetition of initial consonants in a line of poetry is _____. (satire, personification, alliteration, simile)

alliteration

responsible for the first collection of songs and lyrics in England (Richard Tottle, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Philip Sidney, Edmund Spencer, the Dark Lady)

Richard Tottle

The setting of Shakespeare's Hamlet is _____. (England, Scottland, Denmark, Ireland

Denmark

Shakespeare's greatest plays were performed first in _____. (the court, the courtyard of inns, churches, the Globe theater)

the Globe theater

something that can be perceived by the senses (image, concrete, sonnet, archaic)

concret

The sonnet is a specialized type of lyric poetry. True or False

True

The struggle between opposing forces in a play is called the (the conflict, climax, catastrophe)

climax

subject of Shakespeare's sonnets (Richard Tottle, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Philip Sidney, Edmund Spencer, the Dark Lady)

the Dark Lady

The subjects of mystery plays are abstractions. True or False

False

The time and place of a play is its ______. (character, stage directions, exposition, setting)

setting

Tragedy deals with light, trivial subjects. True or False

False

The turning point of a play is its _____. (exposition, climax, resolution, action)

climax

The two types of conflict that can exist in any piece of literature are (external, exterior, physical) conflict, such as man against man, and (internal, inner, moral) conflict, such as man struggling to make a choice.

external, internal

A word picture (image, concrete, sonnet, archaic)

image

A writer who gives human characteristics to an inanimate object is using the poetic device called (metaphor, alliteration, personification, allusion)

personification

wrote Italian sonnets (Richard Tottle, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Philip Sidney, Edmund Spencer, the Dark Lady)

Sir Philip Sidney

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