5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- didactic poem
- a double-meaning, especially when the second is impolite.
- b The struggle between opposing forces that provide the central action and interest in any literary plot.
- c a poem which is intended primarily to teach a lesson.
- d A movement in literary criticism which denies that literature has any objective enduring, or universal meaning. disassembling old ways of thinking (political motives)
- e a sustained and formal poem setting for the poet's meditations upon death or another solemn theme.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a six-line stanza. commonly referred to as the second division of an Italian sonnet.
- A literary device in which the author creates a temporary departure from the main subject or narrative in order to focus on a related matter.
- falling action
- 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.
- rhyme that falls on the stressed and concluding syllables of the rhyme-words. (keep and sleep) (glow and no)
5 True/False questions
paraphrase → A truth within a seemingly contradictory statement. Examples: War is Peace, Doublethink
Catastrophe → 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.
Denotation → The author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.
Prose → 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.
rhythm → the mode of expression in language of an author.