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5 Matching questions

  1. Third Person Limited Omniscient
  2. Euphony
  3. Syntax
  4. Dramatic Irony
  5. Balance
  1. a In this type of irony, facts or events are unknown to a character in a play or a piece of fiction but known to the reader, audience, or other characters in the work
  2. b This type of point of view presents the feelings and thoughts of only one character, presenting only the actions of all remaining characters
  3. c the pleasant, mellifluous presentation of sounds in a literary work.
  4. d The grammatical structure of prose and poetry.
  5. e a situation in which all parts of the presentation are equal, whether in sentences or paragraphs or sections of a longer work.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a term from the Greek meaning "changed label" or "substitute name" __ is a figure of speech in which the name of one object is substituted for that of another closely associated with it. For example: a news release that claims "The White House declared" rather than "The President declared"
  2. A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare dissimilar things. Examples are apostrophe, hyperbole, irony, metaphor, metonomy, oxymoron, paradox, personification, simile, synecdoche, and understatement.
  3. . a figure of speech that utilizes a part as representative of the whole. "All hands on deck" is an example.
  4. When a writer uses the same term in two different senses in an argument.
  5. Sentence which begins with the main idea and then expands on that idea with a series of details or other particulars

5 True/False questions

  1. Ethical AppealWhen a writer tries to persuade the audience to respect and believe him or her based on a presentation of image of self through the text.


  2. AllegoryA reference contained in a work


  3. Cacophonyrepetition of a word, phrase, or clause at the beginning of two or more sentences in a row. This is a deliberate form of repetition and helps make the writer's point more coherent.


  4. Anaphoraan appeal based on emotion.


  5. PersonificationThe assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or concepts. An example: Wordsworth's "the sea that bares her bosom to the moon."


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