5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Blank Verse
- Point of View
- a a struggle between two opposing forces or characters in a short story, novel, play, or narrative poem
- b something many people believe that is false
- c unrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
- d A piece of literature contains a speaker who is speaking either in the first person, telling things from his or her own perspective, or in the third person, telling things from the perspective of an onlooker. The perspective used is called the Point of View, and is referred to either as first person or third person. If the speaker knows everything including the actions, motives, and thoughts of all the characters, the speaker is referred to as omniscient (all-knowing). If the speaker is unable to know what is in any character's mind but his or her own, this is called limited omniscience.
- e A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow, especially as a consequence of a tragic flaw, moral weakness, or inability to cope with unfavorable circumstances.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A recurring theme, subject or idea.
A unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or artistic work
- a subject of discourse, discussion, meditation, or composition; topic
- A word or group of words in a literary work which appeal to one or more of the senses: sight, taste, touch, hearing, and smell. The use of images serves to intensify the impact of the work.
- The character who works against the protagonist in the story. A rival, opponent, adversary.
- Time and place of a story.
5 True/False Questions
personification → the act of creating and developing a character
Setting → arrangement of scenery and properties to represent the place where a play or movie is enacted
Fable → a brief story that leads to a moral, often using animals as characters
Iambic Pentameter → a common meter in poetry consisting of an unrhymed line with five feet or accents, each foot containing an unaccented syllable and an accented syllable
Satire → a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with 'like' or 'as')