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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Free Verse
  2. Homily
  3. Enjambment
  4. Deus Ex Machina
  5. Consonance
  1. a The "god machine." A contrived ending to a story or drama.
  2. b a sermon, or a moralistic lecture.
  3. c poetry with no regular rhyme or rhythm.
  4. d repetition of a consonant sound in any position.
  5. e running over of a sentence from one line or stanza to another.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. substituting the name of one object for another object closely associated with it ("The pen [writing] is mightier than the sword [war/fighting]")
  2. a story that concerns an unreal world or contains unreal characters; a fantasy may be merely whimsical, or it may present a serious point.
  3. excessive appeal to the emotions
  4. what is said and what is meant
  5. what is expected to happen and what actually happens; at times, the direct opposite of what is expected to happen

5 True/False questions

  1. Euphonysoft, pleasing sounds. The opposite of cacophony.


  2. Epiccharacter's illuminator through contrast.


  3. Juxtaposition: the literal meaning of a word.


  4. Expletivea 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").


  5. Epitaphan inscription on a tombstone or burial place.