5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- narrative poem
- Frame Story
- lyric poem
- blank verse
- a The literary device of creating a larger story for the purpose of combining a number of shorter stories in a unity.
- b A movement in literary criticism which denies that literature has any objective enduring, or universal meaning. disassembling old ways of thinking (political motives)
- c a non-dramatic poem which tells a story or presents a narrative, whether simple or complex, long or short. (epics and ballads are a form of this)
- d any short poem that presents a single speaker who expresses thoughts and feelings. (sonnets and odes are a form of this)
- e unrhymed iambic pentameter
5 Multiple choice questions
- The struggle between opposing forces that provide the central action and interest in any literary plot.
- The general explanation of the meaning of a literary work.
- rhyme that occurs within a line, rather than at the end.
- a three-line stanza rhymed aba, bcb, cdc.
- One of the key ideas which contributes to the main Theme of a literary work.
5 True/False questions
Hyperbole → Exaggeration for effect.
strategy → the management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.
Double-entendre → double-meaning, especially when the second is impolite.
Connotation → The author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.
hyperbole → The ordinary use of language, without rhythm, meter, or rhyme. not poetry.