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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. verbal irony
  2. allusion
  3. organic imagery
  4. allegory
  5. alliteration
  1. a the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant sounds of accented syllables or important words
  2. b a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history
  3. c a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface
  4. d a figure of speech in which what is meant is the opposite of what is said
  5. e appeals to hunger, thirst, fatigue

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a device by which the author implies a different meaning from that intended by the speaker in a literary work
  2. bitter or cutting speech; speech intended by its speaker to give pain to the person addressed
  3. a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or something nonhuman is addressed as if it were alive and present and could reply
  4. the repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of accented syllables or important words
  5. a figure of speech where a comparison is made without using like or as

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. named metaphorwhen the actual comparison is named in the work

          

  3. overstatementa figure of speech that consists of saying less than one means, or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants

          

  4. implied metaphorwhen the actual comparison is named in the work

          

  5. symbola figure of speech in which something means more than what it is

          

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