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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. transition
  2. syllepsis
  3. oxymoron
  4. symbolism
  5. metaphor
  1. a the use of a representative figure to suggest an idea or attribute significance to an object, event, or relationship
  2. b a word, phrase, or sentence that links ideas
  3. c a direct comparison of two unlike things to suggest a similarity, often in the form "X is Y"
  4. d the use of one word, phrase, or clause in association with two or more other words, phrases, or clauses in a manner that is grammatically correct but that creates an incongruity in meaning
  5. e the combination of two contradictory words or phrases for dramatic effect

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the repetition of similar consonant sounds in a group of words
  2. a statement that seems to be contradictory or unbelievable but may actually be true
  3. a story or an account of an event
  4. the use of verbal irony, usually in a harsh or mocking manner, for negative or destructive purposes,
  5. a comment or note added to a text; a commentary

5 True/False questions

  1. metonymythe use of the name of one thing or idea to describe another related thing or idea; often, a single characteristic or attribute is used to refer to a more complex entity

          

  2. eponymthe use of the name of one thing or idea to describe another related thing or idea; often, a single characteristic or attribute is used to refer to a more complex entity

          

  3. euphemisma less offensive substitution for an unpleasant word or phrase

          

  4. purple prose (a patch of purple prose)a question posed without the expectation of an answer and used to emphasize an idea or encourage reflection

          

  5. invectivean abusive expression; insulting language