5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A balancing of two opposite or contrasting words, phrases, or clauses.
- b constructing a sentence so the predicate comes before the subject. This creates an emphatic or rhythmic effect.
- c refers to a grammatical or structural similarity between sentences or parts of a sentence.
- d A major character's moment of realization or awareness.
- e The use of a word or phrase that is less direct, but that is also less distasteful or less offensive than another. e.g. "He is at rest" instead of "He is dead."
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- The appearance of truth, actuality, or reality; what seems to be true in fiction.
- The choices in diction, tone, and syntax that a writer makes. In combination they create a work's manner of expression. Style is thought to be conscious and unconscious and may be altered to suit specific occasions. Style is often habitual and evolves over time.
- a turn of fate that leaves the tragic figure destitute
- 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
Resolution → The part of the story or drama where all the problems or mysteries of the plot are unraveled.
Non sequitur → a statement that does not follow logically from evidence
Idiom → An expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of the words.
False analogy → needless repetition of an idea by using different but equivalent words; a redundancy
Circular reasoning → Reasoning that ends and begins in the same place. No evidence is offered