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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. figure of speech
  2. total meaning
  3. allegory
  4. allusion
  5. personification
  1. a a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history
  2. b a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface
  3. c 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
  4. d a figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an animal, an object, of a concept
  5. e any way of saying something other than the ordinary way; a way of saying one thing and meaning another

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant sounds of accented syllables or important words
  2. bitter or cutting speech; speech intended by its speaker to give pain to the person addressed
  3. a figure of speech where a comparison is made without using like or as
  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. appeals to touch, temperature, movement, and feelings

5 True/False questions

  1. ironythe writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his audience, or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning , of a work

          

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

          

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

          

  4. assonancethe writer's or speaker's attitude toward his subject, his audience, or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning , of a work

          

  5. satirea 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

          

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