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5 Matching Questions

  1. symbol
  2. sarcasm
  3. paradox
  4. verbal irony
  5. dramatic irony
  1. a a statement or situation containing apparently contradictory or incompatible elements
  2. b bitter or cutting speech; speech intended by its speaker to give pain to the person addressed
  3. c a figure of speech in which something means more than what it is
  4. d a device by which the author implies a different meaning from that intended by the speaker in a literary work
  5. e a figure of speech in which what is meant is the opposite of what is said

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a figure of speech where a comparison is made without using like or as
  2. the writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his audience, or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning , of a work
  3. a figure of speech that consists of saying less than one means, or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants
  4. a figure of speech in which an explicit comparison is made between two things using like or as
  5. a kind of literature that ridicules human folly or vice with the purpose of bringing about reform or of keeping others from falling into similar folly or vice

5 True/False Questions

  1. figure of speechany way of saying something other than the ordinary way; a way of saying one thing and meaning another

          

  2. allegorya reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history

          

  3. tactile imageryappeals to sense of touch

          

  4. named metaphorthe literal term is named and the figurative term is implied

          

  5. ironya situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy

          

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