5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- False dilemma
- Rhetorical shift
- a The reversal of natural order of words in a sentence. "The poisoned apple she ate to her gave cramps of a serious nature."
- b formal term of verb that conveys meaning or carries action "the fair maiden AWAKENED"
- 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."
- d Author alters diction, syntax, or both.
- e Creates an exaggeration by showing restraint. The opposite of a hyperbole
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- noun or pronoun that uses a linking verb to unit, describe, or rename the noun. "The silly dwarf is a squirrel"
- 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.
- 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."
- Arguing something is true because its never been proven false. There are no aliens, etc.
- A verb ending in -ing that serves as a noun
5 True/False Questions
Parallelism → similar to chiasmus. "common sense is not so common", "The demon descended in a crowd toward a village now afraid of the demon"
Logos → Own vocabulary or pattern of speech for a particular group
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."
Etymology → Two words that create a sense of opposition. "bubbly heaviness"
Poisoning the well → AKA 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