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5 Matching questions

  1. subjective
  2. litotes
  3. allusion
  4. ambiguity
  5. haughty
  1. a understatement employed for the purpose of enhancing the effect of the ideas expressed
  2. b a direct or indirect reference to something which is presumable commonly known, such as an event, book, myth, place, or work of art
  3. c (adj) of or relating to privat and personal feelings and attitudes as opposed to facts and reality
  4. d scornfully superior and aloof
  5. e a vagueness of meaning; a conscious lack of clarity meant to evoke multiple meanings or interpretations

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a statement or idea that fails to follow logically from the one before
  2. impossible to deny or disprove
  3. a terse statement of known authorship which expresses a general truth or a moral principle
  4. a longing to return to a sentimentalized past; homesickness
  5. aa brief story, usually with human characters, that teaches a moral lesson

5 True/False questions

  1. alliterationthe repetition of one or more initial consonants in a group of wors or lines in a poem


  2. apostropherevoke formally


  3. juxtapostionthe interpretation or analysis of a text


  4. genrea term used to descrive literary forms, such as novel, play, and essay


  5. classicisman approach to literature and teh other arts that stresses reason, balance, clarity, ideal beauty, and orderly form in imitation of the arts of ancient Greece and Rome