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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. metaphor
  2. paradox
  3. tone
  4. total meaning
  5. alliteration
  1. a the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant sounds of accented syllables or important words
  2. b 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. c a statement or situation containing apparently contradictory or incompatible elements
  4. d the writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his audience, or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning , of a work
  5. e a figure of speech where a comparison is made without using like or as

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an animal, an object, of a concept
  2. a figure of speech that consists of saying less than one means, or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants
  3. 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
  4. the literal term is named and the figurative term is implied
  5. a situation, or use of language, involving some kind of incongruity or discrpancy

5 True/False questions

  1. verbal ironya figure of speech in which what is meant is the opposite of what is said

          

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

          

  3. metonomya figure of speech in which some significant aspect of detail of an experience is used to represent the whole experience

          

  4. overstatementa figure of speech that consists of saying less than one means, or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants

          

  5. allegorya reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history