5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- character foil
- extended metaphor
- a a character who represents a sharp contrast with the protagonist and thus serves to stress and highlight the protagonists distinctive temperament
- b the lines spoken by characters in drama or fiction
- c In general, a story that ends with a happy resolution of the conflicts faced by the main character or characters, light and humorous drama with a happy ending
- d The comparison between two things is continued beyond the first point of comparison. This extends and deepens a description.
- e put in opposition to show or emphasize differences, showing the differences between two or more ideas, stories, characters, things, etc.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the inclusion of a humorous character or scene to contrast with the tragic elements of a work, thereby intensifying the next tragic event.
- an observational technique in which one person is studied in depth in the hope of revealing universal principles; , a descriptive research strategy in which one person or incident is studied in great depth
- the point of highest interest in a literary work , the turning point of the story
- the literal, or dictionary, meaning of a word
- a company of actors who comment (by speaking or singing in unison) on the action in a classical Greek play
5 True/False Questions
allusion → a reference to something literary, mythological, or historical that the author assumes the reader will recognize
exposition → an account that sets forth the meaning or intent of a writing or discourse; introduces the characters, setting, and basic situation
biography → An account of the writer's own life.
epic → a witty saying expressing a single thought or observation
cliche → a worn-out idea or overused expression