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5 Matching questions

  1. Simile
  2. Imagery
  3. Abstract
  4. Juxtaposition
  5. Concrete
  1. a A comparison using like or as.
  2. b Words describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.
  3. c Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  4. d Pacing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast. Realted to syntax, in addition to figurative language.
  5. e Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concrete images.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
  2. A recurring theme, subject or idea.
  3. A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
  4. The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.
  5. A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.

5 True/False questions

  1. EpithetA comparison using like or as.

          

  2. Indirect metaphorA comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.

          

  3. AntithesisThe presentation of two contrasting images.

          

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

          

  5. AllusionA reference contained in a work.