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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. hyperbole
  2. allusion
  3. rhyme
  4. tone
  5. meter
  1. a a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
  2. b the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
  3. c Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character. Similar to mood.
  4. d a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry
  5. e a reference to another work of literature, person, or event

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the repetition of initial consonant sounds
  2. a group of lines in a poem
  3. A line of poetry.
  4. a device in literature where an object represents an idea
  5. descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)

5 True/False questions

  1. personificationAll the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.

          

  2. oxymoronHow the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone

          

  3. denotationAll the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.

          

  4. metaphorfigure of speech comparing two different things

          

  5. understatementA figure of speech in which a writer deliberately makes a situation seem less important or serious than it is. Opposite of hyperbole.