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5 Matching questions

  1. narrative poem
  2. Deconstruction
  3. Frame Story
  4. lyric poem
  5. blank verse
  1. a The literary device of creating a larger story for the purpose of combining a number of shorter stories in a unity.
  2. b A movement in literary criticism which denies that literature has any objective enduring, or universal meaning. disassembling old ways of thinking (political motives)
  3. 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)
  4. d any short poem that presents a single speaker who expresses thoughts and feelings. (sonnets and odes are a form of this)
  5. e unrhymed iambic pentameter

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The struggle between opposing forces that provide the central action and interest in any literary plot.
  2. The general explanation of the meaning of a literary work.
  3. rhyme that occurs within a line, rather than at the end.
  4. a three-line stanza rhymed aba, bcb, cdc.
  5. One of the key ideas which contributes to the main Theme of a literary work.

5 True/False questions

  1. HyperboleExaggeration for effect.


  2. strategythe management of language for a special effect. The planned placing of elements to achieve an effect. also known as rhetorical ________.


  3. Double-entendredouble-meaning, especially when the second is impolite.


  4. ConnotationThe author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.


  5. hyperboleThe ordinary use of language, without rhythm, meter, or rhyme. not poetry.


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