5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Narrative Hook
- a A short and fairly simple story designed to illustrate a moral lesson.
- b The point where the author captures the reader's attention with the main conflict.
- c The principal evil character in the play or story.
- d "The turning point in the story", the great emotional involvement. This is when the reader discovers whether the main character will or will not be successful.
- e A long narrative poem that celebrates the great deeds of at least one legendary hero. The three main characteristics are 1) fantastic geographies and exotic characters; 2) exhausting quests and difficult journeys; 3) heroic battles with monsters, supernatural beings and forces of nature.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A novel about the moral and psychological growth of a character: a coming-of-age tale.
- The use of clues and/or hints to suggest events that will occur later in the plot.
- When a writer or speaker says something but means something different.
- A character whose main purpose is to teach another character a moral lesson.
- The character flaw in a TRAGIC HERO that causes his/her downfall.
5 True/False questions
Epiphany → A moment in which a character has a sudden recognition of some truth.
Tragedy → A type of play where the main character is brought to ruin or suffers a great sorrow.
Hubris → In Greek tragedies, a group of people who serve as commentators on the characters and events.
Tone → Word play which involves either multiple meanings of a single word or the use of 2 words that sound alike but have different meanings.
Irony → The literary technique involving surprising, interesting, or amusing contradictions.