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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Rhythm
  2. Inference
  3. The Crisis, No. 1
  4. Aphorism
  5. Lord of the Flies
  1. a Thomas Paine
  2. b A short pithy instructive saying.
  3. c The pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry.
  4. d The reasoning involved in drawing a conclusion or making a logical judgment on the basis of circumstantial evidence and prior conclusions rather than on the basis of direct observation.
  5. e William Golding

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Tries to persuade the reader by using words that appeal to the reader's emotions instead of to logic or reason.
  2. A repetition of similar sounds in two or more words.
  3. A figure of speech that indirectly compares two different things by employing the words "like", "as", or "than".
  4. A statement that is formulated as a question but that is not supposed to be answered.
  5. Balanced, rhythmic flow, as of poetry or oratory.

5 True/False questions

  1. SatireThe choices a writer makes; the combination of distinctive features of a literary work.


  2. Sinners in the Hands of an Angry GodJonathan Edwards


  3. Poor Richard's AlmanackBenjamin Franklin


  4. Plain StyleSpeech or writing that is simple, direct, and unambiguous.


  5. LogicThe quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author.