5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a the pattern or structure of the word order in a sentence or phrase: the study of grammatical structure
- b a word or phrase made, invented or fabricated.
- c a figure of speech involving an implied comparison
- d a timeworn expression that has lost its meaning
- e repetition of initial identical consonant sounds or any vowel sounds
5 Multiple choice questions
- the word to which a pronoun refers (whose place it takes)
- Language use to distort and manipulate rather than to communicate
- a sentence grammatically complete at some point (or points)
before the end
- techniques a writer uses to create and reveal fictional personalities in a work of literature. describing, appearance, actions, thoughts, and feelings
- methods of pseudoreasoning that may occur accidentally or may be intentionally contrived to lend plausibility to an unsound argument.
5 True/False questions
apostrophe → the inversion of the usual, normal, or logical order of the parts of a sentence
Denotation, Connotation → Denotation is the specific, exact meaning of a word, independent of its emotion coloration or association. Connotation is the emotions implications that words may
carry, as distinguished from their denotative meanings.
call to action → writing that urges people to take action or promotes change
Metonymy → figure of speech characterized by the substitution of a term naming an object closely associated with the word in mind for the word itself EX: the king=the crown
Irony → a mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to the intended meaning.