5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a 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.
- b The ordinary use of language, without rhythm, meter, or rhyme. not poetry.
- c a figure of speech which is characterized by the substitution of a term naming an object closely associated with the word in mind for the word itself. The kind is the "crown"
- d 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.
- e An extended speech in which a lone character expresses his or her thoughts
5 Multiple choice questions
- the repetition of a regular rhythmic unit in a line of poetry. each unit of ____ is known as a foot.
- the repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds.
- a four-line stanza rhymed abcd with four feet in lines one and three and three feet in lines two and four.
- the use of words in a literary work. (colloquial is everyday usage in a group)
- a system for describing the meter of a poem by identifying the number and the types of feet per line.
5 True/False questions
Interpretation → The author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.
rhyme royal → rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
Motif → 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.
Climax → The decisive moment and the turning point of the action in the plot of a play or story. The part which determines the outcome of the conflict.
Connotation → The author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.