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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. diction
  2. caricature
  3. dramatic monologue
  4. alliteration
  5. ballad stanza
  1. a abcb

    A four-line stanza consisting of unrhymed first and third lines in iambic tetrameter and rhymed second and fourth lines in iambic trimeter, often used in ballads
  2. b a representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect
  3. c a writer's or speaker's choice of words
  4. d a poetic form in which a single character, addressing a silent auditor at a critical moment, reveals himself or herself and the dramatic situation
  5. e repetition of initial consonant sounds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance
  2. The comparison between two things is continued beyond the first point of comparison. This extends and deepens a description.
  3. When the writer tells readers what kind of personality the character possesses rather than allowing the character to show his or her personality and allow readers to draw their own conclusions.
  4. In general, a story that ends with a happy resolution of the conflicts faced by the main character or characters, light and humorous drama with a happy ending
  5. opposition in a work of drama or fiction between characters or forces (especially an opposition that motivates the development of the plot)

5 True/False questions

  1. antagonistA character or force in conflict with the main character


  2. comparisona statement of the similarities among two or more people, events, ideas, etc.


  3. external conflicta problem or struggle between a character and someone or something outside of the character


  4. atmospherethe repetition of vowel sounds, often is stressed syllables.


  5. epiloguea short passage added at the end of a literary work