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5 Matching questions

  1. Epithet
  2. Motif
  3. Metonymy
  4. Deduction
  5. Allusion
  1. a A reference contained in a work.
  2. b A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
  3. c The process of moving from a general rule to a specific example.
  4. d Any word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality. For example, "Grey eyed Athena" (Homer).
  5. e A recurring theme, subject or idea.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.
  2. The presentation of two contrasting images.
  3. A comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.
  4. Harsh and discordant sounds in a line or passage in a literary work.
  5. Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.

5 True/False questions

  1. AlliterationA reference contained in a work.

          

  2. ConcreteWords describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.

          

  3. Indirect metaphorA comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.

          

  4. SimileLanguage that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.

          

  5. JuxtapositionPacing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast. Realted to syntax, in addition to figurative language.