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5 Matching questions

  1. Romance
  2. Personification
  3. Diction
  4. Theme
  5. Foil
  1. a A unifying idea that applies throughout a work
  2. b A character in a play who sets off the main character or other characters by comparison
  3. c When something nonhuman is given human characteristics
  4. d Style of speaking or writing as dependent upon choice of words; the accent, inflection, intonation, and speech-sound quality manifested by an individual speaker, usually judged in terms of prevailing standards of acceptability
  5. e In the Middle Ages, tales of exciting adventures written in the vernacular (French) instead of Latin. Tales of chivalry or amorous adventure occurring in King Arthur's court

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A poem that visually resembles something found in the physical world. E.G. A poem about a wormy apple written so that the words form the shape of an apple
  2. The timing comparison between the amount written and what has happened
  3. Obvious and intentional exaggeration
  4. A figure of speech wherein the speaker speaks directly to something nonhuman.
  5. Speech or writing used to give an abstract meaning

5 True/False questions

  1. ForeshadowingIn drama, a method used to build suspense by providing hints of what is to come


  2. Narrative PoemA poem which tells a story. Usually a long poem, sometimes even book length


  3. SettingA way of using language. As in a journalistic ____


  4. ConceitA lyric poem of fourteen lines whose rhyme scheme is fixed


  5. Rhetorical DevicesA latin phrase which means "Seize the day" meaning "Make the most of today"