Literary Terms Used in College Essays V
4 Written Questions
3 Multiple Choice Questions
- A flaw in the character of the protagonist of a tragedy that brings the protagonist to ruin or sorrow.
- an utterance or discourse by a person who is talking to himself or herself or is disregardful of or oblivious to any hearers present.
- an arrangement of a certain number of lines, usually four or more, sometimes having a fixed length, meter, or rhyme scheme, forming a division of a poem.
3 True/False Questions
villanelle → A fourteen line poem, usually in iambic pentameter, with a varied rhyme scheme.
sonnet → something likened to speech as conveying impressions to the mind.
synecdoche → a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or the whole for a part, the special for the general or the general for the special.