5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Verbal Irony
- a The contrast of saying the opposite of what is actually meant.
- b The use of words to imitate sounds (pop crunch etc.)
- c An interruption in the action of a story, play, or work of nonfiction to show an episode that happened at an earlier time.
- d A reference to another work of literature or to a familiar person, place, or event outside of literature.
- e The method an author uses to acquaint the reader with his or her characters.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The stated or implied attitude of an author toward his subject in a particular literary work. The author reveals his attitude through his choice of words and details
- Based on the difference between the way events work out and what is expected to happen or what seems appropriate.
- Any language which deviates from literal language so as to furnish novel effects or fresh insights into the suject being discussed.
- The underlying meaning of a literary work, a general truth about life or mankind. A theme may be stated or implied. Not every literary work contains a theme.
- Comparison between two things that really are different but share common elements.
5 True/False questions
Irony → The stated or implied attitude of an author toward his subject in a particular literary work. The author reveals his attitude through his choice of words and details
Imagery → Concrete details that appeal t the senses.
Setting → The place and time in which the events of the narrative occur.
Rhythm → The significant pattern of action in a short story, novel, or play.
Personification → Form of metaphor in which the object, animal, or idea acts like a human.