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5 Matching questions

  1. Protagonist
  2. Irony
  3. Characterization
  4. oxymoron
  5. Cliche
  1. a an expression that has been used so often that
    its meaning and impact are no longer effective
  2. b the use of direct and indirect
    methods to describe qualities and features of a
    person within a literary work
  3. c what results when the actual outcome differs
    from what is expected
  4. d to combine two words with contrasting
    meanings to convey a single idea or thought
  5. e the principal or main character
    around which a literary work usually revolves

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the repetition of identical or similar
    vowel sounds found within or at the end of
    words and phrases
  2. how the author's specific use of words makes
    his or her writing distinctive
  3. the emotional, cultural, or suggested
    meaning thought of when hearing a word or
  4. a term that describes the various
    classifications of literary works (for example:
    comedy, sci fi, fantasy, mystery, short story,
    tragedy, etc.)
  5. a word or words that sound like
    the action or thing they describe or represent

5 True/False questions

  1. Consonancethe repetition of consonant sounds
    within or at the end of words in a phrase or


  2. Figurative Languagewords that affect a meaning
    other than the usual or literal meaning of the


  3. analogyto compare similar concepts, characters,
    or works of literature so the reader better
    understands a difficult idea


  4. imagreyto compare different things or ideas by
    using the words LIKE or AS


  5. Antagonistthe character who opposes the central
    character, causing conflict