5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- anecdotal evidence
- a a statement of the similarities among two or more people, events, ideas, etc.
- b Evidence of first-hand, personal experience. Depending on the issue, such evidence can affect readers emotionally, arousing sympathy, or generate a sense of identification with the views. It can also be rejected by readers.
- c the literal, or dictionary, meaning of a word
- d the lines spoken by characters in drama or fiction
- e a company of actors who comment (by speaking or singing in unison) on the action in a classical Greek play
5 Multiple choice questions
- a moment of sudden revelation or insight
- the final resolution of the main complication of a literary or dramatic work
- the order in which items are arranged in sequence according to their importance, with the most important one last
- The device of using character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an abstraction in addition to the literal meaning.
- An informal type of diction that reflects casual, conversational language and often times slang.
5 True/False questions
diction → a writer's or speaker's choice of words
expert testimony → testimony from people who are recognized experts in their fields
comedy → 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
analogy → The device of using character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an abstraction in addition to the literal meaning.
elegy → a formal poem presenting a meditation on death or another solemn theme; a mournful poem, usually about the dead