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5 Matching questions

  1. antithesis
  2. epigram
  3. couplet
  4. euphemism
  5. connotation
  1. a the feelings or emotions surrounding a word
  2. b the juxtaposition of contrasting words or ideas to give a feeling of balance
  3. c a witty saying expressing a single thought or observation
  4. d a polite phrase to cover something unpleasant; a more acceptable and usually more pleasant way of saying something that might be inappropriate or uncomfortable. "He went to his final reward" is a common __ for "he died." They are also used to obscure the reality of the situation.
  5. e a stanza consisting of two successive lines of verse

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the final resolution of the main complication of a literary or dramatic work
  2. the repetition of vowel sounds, often is stressed syllables.
  3. the act of describing distinctive characteristics or essential features

    the process by which the writer reveals the personality of a character
  4. A character or force in conflict with the main character
  5. An account of the writer's own life.

5 True/False questions

  1. clichethe point of highest interest in a literary work , the turning point of the story


  2. comedyIn 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


  3. climaxthe point of highest interest in a literary work , the turning point of the story


  4. dictiona writer's or speaker's choice of words


  5. dramatic monologuelanguage that is "old fashioned" in vocabulary and structure