5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a The process of moving from a general rule to a specific example.
- b A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.
- c Involves placing a word first in a general class and then adding distinguishing features that set it apart from other members of that class: "A Dalmatian is a breed of dog (general class) with a white, short-haired coat and dark spots (distinguishing feature)."
- d Rpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".
- e Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
- A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.
- A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.
- The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.
- The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
5 True/False questions
Simile → A recurring theme, subject or idea.
Epithet → A recurring theme, subject or idea.
Juxtaposition → Pacing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast. Realted to syntax, in addition to figurative language.
Antithesis → Any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality. For example, "Grey eyed Athena" (Homer).
Abstract → Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concrete images.