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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. dramatic monologue
  2. verbal irony
  3. tactile imagery
  4. personification
  5. sarcasm
  1. a when a single speaker in literature speaks to a silent audience
  2. b a figure of speech in which what is meant is the opposite of what is said
  3. c appeals to sense of touch
  4. d bitter or cutting speech; speech intended by its speaker to give pain to the person addressed
  5. e a figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an animal, an object, of a concept

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a figure of speech where a comparison is made without using like or as
  2. the repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of accented syllables or important words
  3. a situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy
  4. 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
  5. a figure of speech that consists of saying less than one means, or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants

5 True/False questions

  1. alliterationa reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history


  2. similea figure of speech in which an explicit comparison is made between two things using like or as


  3. implied metaphorthe literal term is named and the figurative term is implied


  4. tonea situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy


  5. allusiona narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface