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5 Matching questions

  1. genre
  2. analogy
  3. euphemism
  4. figure of speech
  5. inference
  1. a a device used to produce figurative language
  2. b similarity or comparison in order to explain something unfamiliar or add depth to the writing
  3. c a reasonable conclusion drawn from presented information
  4. d major category into which a work fits
  5. e a less offensive substitute for an unpleasant word or concept

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. sensory details or figurative language used to describe, arouse emotion, or represent abstractions
  2. word choice
  3. literal dictionary definition
  4. an especially well-developed metaphor that occurs frequently throughout a work
  5. imaginative writing or speech that isn't usually supposed to carry literal meaning

5 True/False questions

  1. conceitan especially sophisticated extended metaphor


  2. connotationliteral dictionary definition


  3. generic conventionliteral dictionary definition


  4. clausesomething with a subject and a verb


  5. homilyany serious talk, speech, or lecture that involves moral/spiritual advice