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5 Matching questions

  1. dramatic poem
  2. Mood
  3. Aphorism
  4. assonance
  5. stanza
  1. a 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.
  2. b usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the same meter and rhyme scheme.
  3. c a poem which employs a dramatic form or some element or elements of dramatic techniques as a means of achieving poetic ends.
  4. d A short, pithy and instructive statement of truth. Same thing as a Maxim.
  5. e the repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. falling action
  2. the repetition of a regular rhythmic unit in a line of poetry. each unit of ____ is known as a foot.
  3. a non-dramatic poem which tells a story or presents a narrative, whether simple or complex, long or short. (epics and ballads are a form of this)
  4. an unusual or startling analogy pointing to a striking parallel between two seemingly dissimilar things. comparing his soul and his wife's to legs of a mathematical compass.
  5. a rhyme of two syllables, one stressed and one unstressed, sometimes called double rhyme. "audition and rendition"

5 True/False questions

  1. Frame StoryThe literary device of creating a larger story for the purpose of combining a number of shorter stories in a unity.

          

  2. Conflictan unusual or startling analogy pointing to a striking parallel between two seemingly dissimilar things. comparing his soul and his wife's to legs of a mathematical compass.

          

  3. HyperboleA literary technique which imitates and ridicules another author or genre.

          

  4. AnthropomorphismIt's a very human personification. Giving things that shouldn't be human, human abilities. Examples: Spongebob eating hamburgers and talking.

          

  5. strategythe management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.

          

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