5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Straw Man
- False analogy
- Predicate Nominative
- a Words used to express something other than and often the opposite of the literal meaning. Verbal-contrast between what is said and what is meant. Situational-contrast between what happens and what was expected. Dramatic-contrast between what the character thinks and what the reader knows.
- b Repetition of word or phrase at beginning of lines, sentences, etc. "I will fight..., I will fight..."
- c Argument using an inappropriate metaphor. To help understand one thing in an argument we compare it to something else that is not at all relevant.
- d A person engaging in an argument defines the opponent's position without them present. Politicians use it a lot
- e noun or pronoun that uses a linking verb to unit, describe, or rename the noun. "The silly dwarf is a squirrel"
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Rules of grammar that define a passage
- Unite variety of sources to achieve a common end. Combination of memory, commentary, and discussion to argue a point.
- Own vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group
- Introducing a character or person suggesting that he is not at all reliable before the listener knows anything about him.
- A verb ending in -ing that serves as a noun
5 True/False Questions
Connotation → Associations or moods with certain words that can either be negative, positive, or neutral. Deals with author's tone and intention to choose certain diction.
anadiplosis → Observation or claim that is opposition of author's original claim. If we argue for drilling of wells, the antithesis is diverting water from river.
Anastrophe → The reversal of natural order of words in a sentence. "The poisoned apple she ate to her gave cramps of a serious nature."
Pathos → An appeal to reason, logic of an argument.
Zeugma → Combination of two or more elements in a sentence by use of a verb or noun. "She dashed his hopes and out of his life when she walked through the door."