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Hamlet Vocab/Terms Test

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5 Written Questions

5 Matching Questions

  1. Conflict
  2. Protagonist
  3. Foreshadowing
  4. Heroic Couplet
  5. Imagery
  1. a couplet written in rhymed iambic pentameter
  2. b struggle within the plot between opposing forces
  3. c the main character of a narrative
  4. d the introduction early in a story of a verbal and dramatic hints that suggest what is to come later
  5. e Visually descriptive or figurative language

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. figure of speech that makes an explicit comparison between two things by using words such as like, as, than, appears, and seems
  2. a French term meaning "unraveling" or "unknotting" used to describe the resolution of the plot following the climax
  3. the character, force, or collection of forces in fiction or drama that opposes the protagonist and gives rise to the conflict of the story
  4. a character in a work whose behavior and values contrast with those of another character in order to highlight the distinctive temperament of that character
  5. A distinctive feature or dominant idea in an artistic or literary composition.

5 True/False Questions

  1. resolutionpoint at which the chief dramatic complication is worked out (when problems created by the complication are solved)

          

  2. ImageVisually descriptive or figurative language

          

  3. Closed CoupletA rhymed couplet forming a complete thought

          

  4. complicationstruggle within the plot between opposing forces

          

  5. Iambic pentameterfigure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike things

          

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