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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. tactile imagery
  2. named metaphor
  3. paradox
  4. implied metaphor
  5. irony
  1. a appeals to sense of touch
  2. b a statement or situation containing apparently contradictory or incompatible elements
  3. c the literal term is named and the figurative term is implied
  4. d a situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy
  5. e when the actual comparison is named in the work

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or something nonhuman is addressed as if it were alive and present and could reply
  2. the total experience communicated by a poem; it includes all those dimensions of experience by which a poem communicates and it can be communicated in not other words than those of the poem itself
  3. a kind of literature that ridicules human folly or vice with the purpose of bringing about reform or of keeping others from falling into similar folly or vice
  4. a situation in which there is an incongruity between actual circumstances and those that would seem appropriate or between what is anticipated and what actually comes to pass
  5. when a single speaker in literature speaks to a silent audience

5 True/False questions

  1. figure of speechany way of saying something other than the ordinary way; a way of saying one thing and meaning another


  2. assonancethe repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of accented syllables or important words


  3. kinesthetic imageryappeals to touch, temperature, movement, and feelings


  4. allegorya narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface


  5. verbal ironya situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy