5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a the juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance
- b an account that sets forth the meaning or intent of a writing or discourse; introduces the characters, setting, and basic situation
- c a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect
- d A character or force in conflict with the main character
- e the final resolution of the main complication of a literary or dramatic work
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant; a more acceptable and usually more pleasant way of saying something that might be inappropriate or uncomfortable. "He went to his final reward" is a common __ for "he died." They are also used to obscure the reality of the situation.
- an essay that explains, informs, or presents information
- a witty saying expressing a single thought or observation
- the order in which items are arranged in sequence according to their importance, with the most important one last
- the inclusion of a humorous character or scene to contrast with the tragic elements of a work, thereby intensifying the next tragic event.
5 True/False Questions
dramatic monologue → a poetic form in which a single character, addressing a silent auditor at a critical moment, reveals himself or herself and the dramatic situation
allegory → The device of using character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an abstraction in addition to the literal meaning.
couplet → a stanza consisting of two successive lines of verse
audience → one's listener or readership; those to whom a speech or piece of writing is addressed
epiphany → pleasant, harmonious sound