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  1. Confidant(e)
  2. Litotes
  3. Fiction
  4. Gothic Novel
  5. Verbal Irony
  1. a a 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.")
  2. b the protagonist's intimate. Male: "confidant"; female "confidante"
  3. c what is said and what is meant
  4. d writing that is the product of the author's imagination, an invention rather than actual history or fact
  5. e A type of novel characterized by mystery, horror and the supernatural, often with haunted castles. Secret passage ways, ghosts, etc.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the emotional atmosphere of a work
  2. the concluding section added to a novel, play, or long poem
  3. placing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast
  4. the use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning; or, incongruity between what is expected and what actually occurs.
  5. the "greater forces" are indifferent to or ineffective in the human condition

5 True/False questions

  1. Coupleta brief story that leads to a moral, often using animals as characters.


  2. Epigrapha unified, direct poem with a sharp or singular point


  3. Flashbackthe insertion of an earlier event into the normal chronological order of a narrative.


  4. Free Versepoetry with no regular rhyme or rhythm.


  5. Inferencea conclusion that one draws (infers) based on premises or evidence.