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  1. Gothic Novel
  2. Litotes
  3. Dramatic Irony
  4. Image
  5. Epiphany
  1. a a sensory detail.
  2. b a type of understatement in which an idea is expressed by negating its opposite (describing a particularly horrific scene by saying, "It was not a pretty pictures.")
  3. c what people know and what others do not; what the audience knows and what the characters do not
  4. d a moment of sudden revelation or insight.
  5. e A type of novel characterized by mystery, horror and the supernatural, often with haunted castles. Secret passage ways, ghosts, etc.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. mysterious double.
  2. a direct comparison of two different things. An extended metaphor is a metaphor that continues throughout the work and may be the controlling or central idea in the work
  3. an adjective to describe a description of a picturesque country life, an idealized story of happy innocence. Also referred to as Pastoral.
  4. the "greater forces" are indifferent to or ineffective in the human condition
  5. substituting the name of one object for another object closely associated with it ("The pen [writing] is mightier than the sword [war/fighting]")

5 True/False Questions

  1. Hyperbolea brief story that leads to a moral, often using animals as characters.


  2. Epigraphan inscription on a tombstone or burial place.


  3. Foreshadowingthe presentation of a material in such a way that the reader is prepared for what is to come later in the work.


  4. Figurative Languagewhat is expected to happen and what actually happens; at times, the direct opposite of what is expected to happen


  5. Jargonthe use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning; or, incongruity between what is expected and what actually occurs.


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