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5 Matching questions

  1. Definition
  2. Antithesis
  3. Indirect metaphor
  4. Consonance
  5. Concrete
  1. a 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)."
  2. b A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.
  3. c Words describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.
  4. d The presentation of two contrasting images.
  5. e The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  2. Any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality. For example, "Grey eyed Athena" (Homer).
  3. A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
  4. A reference contained in a work.
  5. The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."

5 True/False questions

  1. ConceitWords describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.

          

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

          

  3. SimileA comparison using like or as.

          

  4. AbstractRpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".

          

  5. MotifA comparison using like or as.

          

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