4 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- two opposing ideas presented in a parallel manner. Ex: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..."
- a question that a writer poses to the audience in which he/she does not expect an answer. Ex: "Got milk?"
- used for emphasis or affirmation and asserts a point by denying the opposite. Ex: "Tornadoes are not unheard of in Nebraska during the summer." (when in fact they occur frequently)
- usually found in poetry; writer speaks directly to an abstract person, idea, or ideal and is used to exhibit strong emotions. Ex: "Be with me Beauty, for the fire is dying."
3 True/False Questions
analogy → comparison between two different items that an author may use to describe, define, explain, etc. by indicating their similarities. Ex: "The asphalt softened, the lawns grew spidery brown, and the dogs crept like shadows."
understatement → adjective or adjective phrase that an author uses to describe the perceived nature of a noun by accentuating one of its dominant characteristics, whether real or metaphysical. Ex: "grey-eyed Athena"
parenthesis → two opposing ideas presented in a parallel manner. Ex: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..."