← Literary Terms Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Straw Man
- Red Herring
- a A person engaging in an argument defines his opponent's position when the opponent is not present
- b A reference that recalls another work,
- c Simple Simon sat on the straw
- d A relational comparison of similarity between two objects or ideas.
- e An argument that distracts the reader by raising issues irrelevant to the case
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Modifies the noun next to it
- Deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of several successive poetic lines, prose sentences, clauses, or paragraphs
- Attack on a person rather than issues at hand
- Substitute safer word for something others find offensive
- The name of one thing is substituted for another with which it is closely related
5 True/False Questions
Anastrophe → Reversal of the natural order of words in a sentence or line of poetry
Fallacy → A relational comparison of similarity between two objects or ideas.
Malapropism → One word is mistakenly substituted for another that sounds similar
Active Voice → Johnny Appleseed planted his seeds in the garden
Epanalepsis → The Furies pursued the men. The men were chased by their nightmares. The nightmares awakened everyone in the room.