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5 Matching questions

  1. stream of consciousness
  2. sprung rhythm
  3. sestina
  4. stasimon
  5. satire
  1. a a poetic rhythm characterized by the use of strongly accented syllables, often in juxtaposition, accompanied by an indefinite number of unaccented syllables in each foot, of which the accented syllable is the essential component.
  2. b the progression of one's entire awareness over a period of time--including thoughts (both verbal and nonverbal), impressions, perceptions, memories, associations and emotions
  3. c literature that uses irony, humor and wit in order to criticize or ridicule an institution, a group of people, a culture or society, or even humanity in general
  4. d a poem consisting of six sestets and a three-line envoy (thirty-nine lines total)
  5. e a passage of text recited or sung by the chorus between the episodes of a classical Greek play

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. any stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed
  2. a conventional character who fills a stereotypical role in a work of literature or folklore
  3. in a play, a speech delivered by a character who is alone onstage, serving to inform the audience of his or her private thoughts, feelings, motives, plans or prior actions
  4. a poem consisting of fourteen lines, traditionally in iambic pentameter, with one of several regular rhyme schemes
  5. a method of narration in which action and dialogue are presented directly, in a form similar to that of a dramatic scene

5 True/False questions

  1. stichomythiaa style of dialogue in which two characters exchange single, antagonistic lines of speech, partially repeating and manipulating each others' words

          

  2. scansiona passage of text recited or sung by the chorus between the episodes of a classical Greek play

          

  3. surrealismin literature, the term refers to an attempt to push, question or cross the boundaries of reality and rationality

          

  4. stanzaa poem consisting of six sestets and a three-line envoy (thirty-nine lines total)

          

  5. sestetany stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed