5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a the management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.
- b a type of irony in which a person appears to be praising something but is actually insulting it. Its purpose is to injure or to hurt.
- c a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting words, clauses, sentences, or ideas, as in "Man proposes; God disposes." balancing one term against another for emphasis.
- d writing that seeks to arouse a reader's disapproval of an object by ridicule. usually a comedy that exposes erros with an eye to correct vice and folly.
- e a nineteen-line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain. uses only two rhymes repeated as: aba, aba, aba,aba,aba,abaa
5 Multiple choice questions
- a short work of nonfiction prose in which a writer attempts to fulfill a specific purpose.
- rhyme that falls on the stressed and concluding syllables of the rhyme-words. (keep and sleep) (glow and no)
- a line with a pause at the end. Lines that end with a period, a comma, a colon, a semicolon, an exclamation point, or a question mark.
- a poem consisting of four lines of verse with a specific rhyming scheme.
- The literary device of creating a larger story for the purpose of combining a number of shorter stories in a unity.
5 True/False questions
imagery → the management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.
scansion → a pause, usually near the middle of a line of verse, usually indicated by the sense of the line, and often greater than the normal pause.
apostrophe → a figure of speech in which someone, some abstract quality, or a nonexistent personage is directly addressed as though present.
Soliloquy → An extended speech in which a lone character expresses his or her thoughts
Mood → That atmosphere of a literary work with the intention of evoking a certain emotion from the audience. may be created by setting, voice, tone, and theme.