5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Indirect metaphor
- a A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.
- b A comparison using like or as.
- c Rpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".
- d Harsh and discordant sounds in a line or passage in a literary work.
- e The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
- Any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality. For example, "Grey eyed Athena" (Homer).
- The presentation of two contrasting images.
- Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
- A recurring theme, subject or idea.
5 True/False questions
Metonymy → A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
Concrete → Words describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.
Conceit → A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.
Abstract → Rpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".
Direct Metaphor → A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.