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5 Matching Questions

  1. False dilemma
  2. Understatement
  3. Anastrophe
  4. Predicate
  5. Rhetorical shift
  1. a The reversal of natural order of words in a sentence. "The poisoned apple she ate to her gave cramps of a serious nature."
  2. b formal term of verb that conveys meaning or carries action "the fair maiden AWAKENED"
  3. c Either/or fallacy aka the fallacy of the excluded middle. "There are only two options in gun control: when guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns."
  4. d Author alters diction, syntax, or both.
  5. e Creates an exaggeration by showing restraint. The opposite of a hyperbole

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. noun or pronoun that uses a linking verb to unit, describe, or rename the noun. "The silly dwarf is a squirrel"
  2. 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.
  3. Ending of a series of lines, phrases, etc with the same word or words. "This government of the people, by the people, and for the people shall not perish from this earth."
  4. Arguing something is true because its never been proven false. There are no aliens, etc.
  5. A verb ending in -ing that serves as a noun

5 True/False Questions

  1. Parallelismsimilar to chiasmus. "common sense is not so common", "The demon descended in a crowd toward a village now afraid of the demon"


  2. LogosOwn vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group


  3. ZeugmaCombination 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."


  4. EtymologyTwo words that create a sense of opposition. "bubbly heaviness"


  5. Poisoning the wellAKA post hoc ergo propter hoc/ false cause. "Every time you turn on the game on television, the team loses. Therefore you're the cause of the losses." SUPERSTITIONS


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