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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a familiar proverb or saying
  2. having the primary purpose of teaching or instructing
  3. excessive pride or arrogance that results in the downfall of the protagonist of a tragedy
  4. reasoning in which a conclusion is reached by stating a general principle and then applying that principle to a specific case (The sun rises every morning; therefore, the sun will rise on Tuesday morning.)
  5. a variety of speech characterized by its own particular grammar or pronunciation, often associated with a particular geographical region

4 True/False questions

  1. malpropismhe mistaken substitution of one word for another word that sounds similar ("The doctor wrote a subscription").

          

  2. solecisma construction in which one word is used in two different senses ("After he threw the ball, he threw a fit.")

          

  3. epitheta variety of speech characterized by its own particular grammar or pronunciation, often associated with a particular geographical region

          

  4. parablea familiar proverb or saying

          

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