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Unit 6 Reading test 8th grade
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In "Wolves of Fear" why does Paul's father encourage Paul to spend the winter in the wilderness?
So Paul can overcome his fears.
When does flashback occur in "Wolves of Fear"?
At the beginning of the story when Paul tries to camp outside as a kid.
A poet who used glitter to rhyme with wither would be using what type of rhyme?
In "The Torn Invitation" who is Harry's foil?
What is Anne's purpose of writing in "The Diary of a Young Girl"?
She wants to get some thing off of her chest and output how she is feeling
What does Anne want most when she gets out of the Annex?
To go home, go back to school, and have freedom to do what she wants.
A poem with meter but no rhyme is an example of what?
"The Meaning of the Look" is allusion to what biblical event?
Peter denieing Jesus 3 times
In "A Christmas Carol" Marley's chains symbolize what?
His bondage to wealth
Name a round character from "A Christmas Carol".
When does the crisis occur in "A Christmas Carol"?
When scrooge sees his own name on the grave stone
In Stave V what symbolic act does Scrooge perform when Bob Cratchit enters his office?
Scrooge asks Bob to start a fire which symbolizes warmth.
In "Wolves of Fear" all of the following are examples of onomatopoeia except
A. snarls of wolves
B. fear of the surroundings
C. buzzing of a mosquito
D. growl of the bear
B. fear of the surroundings
"The Torn Invitation" reveals the true worth of character over what?
In "A Christmas Carol" why is it appropriate that Belle is wearing mourning clothes?
Because her relationship with Scrooge is over.
What is the terms for words that sound like what they mean?
What is the term for unstressed-stressed type of foot in poetry?
What is the term for overused phrases,idioms, and expressions?
What is the term for repetition of terminal consonant sounds in poetry?
what is the term for making to analyze meter of the feet in a poem and to indicate pauses in the lines?
True or False: In "Height Billy collins speaks both figuratively and literally.
True or False: The line "With its base-line on the water" contains an example of internal ryhme
True or False: The poem "Some like poetry" asserts that most people like poetry.
True or False: In "The Sloth" the sloth's viewpoint on life is that "he knows".
True or False:In "Fry, Fry again" Uncle Henry reacts violently to the cliche it is raining cats and dogs.
True or False: A journal is a formal writing form.
True or False: In "A Christmas Carol" the author's use of cold is symbolic of Scrooge's viewpoint.
True or False: Scrooge's visit to Fezziwig's makes Scrooge realize he has become like Fezziwig, cold and heartless.
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