6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- is a comparison of two unlike things not using "like" or "as": e.g., "Time is money."
- occurs when the elements of a statement contradict each other. Although the statement may appear illogical, impossible, or absurd, it turns out to have a coherent meaning that reveals a hidden truth: e.g., "Much madness is divinest sense."
- is the study of sound and rhythm in poetry.
- occurs when a speaker or narrator says one thing while meaning the opposite. An example of verbal irony occurs in the statement, "It is easy to stop smoking. I've done it many times."
- is a play on words that are identical or similar in sound but have sharply diverse meanings. They can have serious as well as humorous uses: e.g., when Mercutio is bleeding to death in Romeo and Juliet, he says to his friends, "Ask for me tomorrow, and you shall find me a grave man."
- is the central character of a drama, novel, short story, or narrative poem. Conversely, the antagonist is the character who stands directly opposed to the protagonist.
5 True/False questions
Plot → is the sequence of events or actions in a short story, novel, play, or narrative poem.
Irony → occurs in three types.
Point of view → is a circumstance or set of circumstances that prompts a character to act in a certain way or that determines the outcome of a situation or work.
Personification → is a kind of metaphor that gives inanimate objects or abstract ideas human characteristics: e.g., "The wind cried in the dark."
Mood → is the sequence of events or actions in a short story, novel, play, or narrative poem.