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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. lyric
  2. denouement
  3. hubris
  4. conceit
  5. kenning
  1. a a short poem that expresses a speaker's personal thoughts or feelings
  2. b from the Greek meaning "wanton insolence," a shortcoming of a tragic hero that leads him to ignore warnings from the gods and leads to his downfall
  3. c a type of metaphor that makes a comparison between 2 completely different things
  4. d a descriptive phrase used in place of the ordinary name for a thing or person
  5. e the outcome of a plot

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. an extreme form of realism
  2. the regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry
  3. movement or tendency in art, literature, and music using principles of ancient Greece and Rome
  4. a poem of mourning
  5. contrast between what is stated to happen and what actually happens

5 True/False questions

  1. metonymythe literal term for one thing is applied to another with which it had become closely relaed

          

  2. motifone of the dominant ideas ina work of literature

          

  3. denotationa word's secondary significance/feelings that the word implies

          

  4. expressionismmovement or tendency in art, literature, and music using principles of ancient Greece and Rome

          

  5. magic realismfiction that is characterized byt the mingling or juxtaposition of the realistic with the fantastic/bizarre