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5 Matching questions

  1. Direct Metaphor
  2. Simile
  3. Imagery
  4. Antithesis
  5. Metonymy
  1. a A comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.
  2. b Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  3. c The presentation of two contrasting images.
  4. d A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
  5. e A comparison using like or as.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A reference contained in a work.
  2. The process of moving from a general rule to a specific example.
  3. A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.
  4. A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.
  5. Rpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".

5 True/False questions

  1. ConceitA fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.


  2. DefinitionThe process of moving from a general rule to a specific example.


  3. AlliterationA reference contained in a work.


  4. CacophonyHarsh and discordant sounds in a line or passage in a literary work.


  5. ConsonanceThe repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.


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