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5 Matching questions

  1. Conceit
  2. Metonymy
  3. Aphorism
  4. Non Sequiter
  5. Pun
  1. a substituting the name of an object for another object closely related
  2. b a fanciful, particulary clever extended metaphor; an elaborate or unusual comparison especially one using unlikely metaphors, similes, hyperboles, and contradiction.
  3. c a consie statement that expresses succinctly a general truth or idea with balance
  4. d does not follow or relate
  5. e a play on words often achieved through the use of words with similar meanings

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the omission of a word or phrase which is grammatically necessary but can be deduced from the text
  2. the use as a rhetorical effect too many conjunctions
  3. the use of humor to emphasize human weaknesses or imperfections
  4. something or someone that is not in the correect historical or chronological order
  5. a word free from limitations; extremes

5 True/False questions

  1. Liotesa type of understatement in which an idea is expressed by negating the opposite

          

  2. Ironythe use of words to convey the opposite of the literal meaning

          

  3. Parallelismsomething or someone that is not in the correect historical or chronological order

          

  4. Imperativethe use of humor to emphasize human weaknesses or imperfections

          

  5. Personificationthe repition of intial sounds in successive words

          

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