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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. local color
  2. irony
  3. dramatic irony
  4. conceit
  5. appositive
  1. a the audience/ reader sees or knows something that other characters cannot; ensuing events are ironic
  2. b style of writing that brings regional literature alive by detailing dialect, dress, mannerism, customs, character types, and landscapes of a particular area of the country
  3. c the contrast between expectations and reality; 3 types exist
  4. d a noun set beside another noun to explain or identify it; a type of scheme
  5. e an elaborate metaphor that drives a whole poem or story; a type of trope

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. wording ideas of equal importance with a similar sentence structure and often placing them in succesion; a type of scheme
  2. description of actions in a story
  3. writing that intends to inform, explain, argue; nonfiction
  4. hints or clues that prepare the reader for future events
  5. interesting ARRANGEMENT or play with words, often times to effect the sound; one of the two main figures of speech

5 True/False questions

  1. nonfictionliterary prose based on imagination and not necessarily on fact


  2. onomatopoeiaa word or a phrase is repeated twice in a row; it's at the end of one sentence or clause and then again at the beginning of the next sentence or clause; a type of scheme


  3. assonancerepetition of vowel sounds within words; a type of scheme


  4. litotesan extended work of fiction


  5. monologuea speech given by one person; if alone on stage=soliloquy; if alone in a story=interior monologue