5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- lyric poem
- a the use of words in a literary work. (colloquial is everyday usage in a group)
- b a two-line stanza, usually with end-rhymes the same.
- c a six-line stanza. commonly referred to as the second division of an Italian sonnet.
- d usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the same meter and rhyme scheme.
- e any short poem that presents a single speaker who expresses thoughts and feelings. (sonnets and odes are a form of this)
5 Multiple choice questions
- the mode of expression in language of an author.
- the management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.
- A nickname associated with a certain character. Dog is man's best friend. Calling the creature demon or wretch.
- a deliberate, extravagant, and often outrageous exaggeration.
- a restatement of an idea in such a way as to retain the meaning while changing the diction and form.
5 True/False questions
Deconstruction → A movement in literary criticism which denies that literature has any objective enduring, or universal meaning. disassembling old ways of thinking (political motives)
Chiasm → An author's distinctive literary style, basic vision, and general attitude toward the world.
satire → an eight-line stanza. commonly refers to the first division of an Italian sonnet.
meter → the manner in which an author expresses his or her attitude; the intonation of the voice that expresses meaning. the result of allusion, diction, figurative language, imagery, irony, symbol, syntax, and style.
free verse → poetry which is not written in a traditional meter but is still rhythmical.