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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Irony
  2. Symbol
  3. Factual Prose and Fiction
  4. Onomatopoeia
  5. Setting
  1. a Two broad classifications of prose literature.
  2. b A person, place, event, or object which has a meaning in itself but suggests other meanings as well.
  3. c The place and time in which the events of the narrative occur.
  4. d The use of words to imitate sounds (pop crunch etc.)
  5. e The contrast between what is expected, or what appears to be, and what actually is.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Like simile, is a comparison but is implied rather than stated.
  2. A reasonable and intelligent conclusion drawn from hints provided by the author.
  3. The contrast of saying the opposite of what is actually meant.
  4. A series of stressed and unstressed sound in a group of words.
  5. The significant pattern of action in a short story, novel, or play.

5 True/False questions

  1. Irony of ToneBased on the difference between the way events work out and what is expected to happen or what seems appropriate.


  2. AlliterationA reference to another work of literature or to a familiar person, place, or event outside of literature.


  3. FlashbackAn interruption in the action of a story, play, or work of nonfiction to show an episode that happened at an earlier time.


  4. SimileA literary work in which the author ridicules the vices or follies of mankind, usually for the purpose of producing some change in attitude or action.


  5. SymbolismPerson, place, event, or object which has meaning in itself but suggests other meanings.