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5 Matching questions

  1. Epithet
  2. Dramatic Perspective
  3. Diction
  4. Didactic
  5. Eulogy
  1. a teller presents just the facts.
  2. b : a formal speech praising a person who has died.
  3. c a term used to point out a characteristic of a person. Homeric epithets are often compound adjectives ("swift-footed Achilles") that become an almost formulaic part of a name. Epithets can be abusive or offensive but are not so by definition. For example, athletes may be proud of their given epithets ("The Rocket").
  4. d having the primary purpose of teaching or instructing.
  5. e the word choices made by a writer.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a narrator who presents the story as it is seen and understood by a single character and restricts information to what is seen, heard, thought, or felt by that one character.
  2. The "god machine." A contrived ending to a story or drama.
  3. the mistaken substitution of one word for another word that sounds similar ("The doctor wrote a subscription").
  4. excessive appeal to the emotions
  5. a long narrative poem written in elevated style which presents the adventures of characters of high position and episodes that are important to the history of a race or nation.

5 True/False questions

  1. Fiction: a standard theme, element, or dramatic situation that recurs in various works

          

  2. Moodthe basic unit of rhythmic measurement in a line of poetry

          

  3. Litotesa type of understatement in which an idea is expressed by negating its opposite (describing a particularly horrific scene by saying, "It was not a pretty pictures.")

          

  4. Homilya sermon, or a moralistic lecture.

          

  5. Metera long narrative poem written in elevated style which presents the adventures of characters of high position and episodes that are important to the history of a race or nation.