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  1. Dramatic Irony
  2. Catharsis
  3. Symbol
  4. Comic Relief
  5. Perepetia
  1. a When the reader is aware of an inconsistency between a fictional or non-fictional character's perception of a situation and the truth of that situation.
  2. b Humorous speeches and incidents in the course of the serious action of a tragedy; frequently comic relief widens and enriches the tragic significance of the work.
  3. c A thing, event, or person that represents or stands for some idea or event. Symbols also simultaneously retain their own literal meanings. A figure of speech in which a concrete object is used to stand for an abstract idea, e.g., the cross for Christianity.
  4. d a turn of fate that leaves the tragic figure destitute
  5. e emotional purgation/cleansing

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a statement that does not follow logically from evidence
  2. refers to a grammatical or structural similarity between sentences or parts of a sentence.
  3. When two cases are not sufficiently parallel to lead readers to accept a claim of connection between them.
  4. The appearance of truth, actuality, or reality; what seems to be true in fiction.
  5. A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed through diction, figurative language, and organization of the sentence and global levels.

5 True/False Questions

  1. ProseAny writing that is not poetry.


  2. Deductive reasoningReasoning that ends and begins in the same place. No evidence is offered


  3. Epiphanyadj or other descriptive phrase regularly used to characterize a person, place, or thing


  4. Tautologyneedless repetition of an idea by using different but equivalent words; a redundancy


  5. SuspenseThe uncertainty or anxiety that a reader feels about what will happen next in a story, novel, or drama.


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