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5 Matching questions

  1. Extended Metaphor
  2. Metonymy
  3. Imagery
  4. Allusion
  5. Cacophony
  1. a Harsh and discordant sounds in a line or passage in a literary work.
  2. b A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.
  3. c Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  4. d A metaphor in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated. For example, "crown" for "royalty".
  5. e A reference contained in a work.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The presentation of two contrasting images.
  2. A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.
  3. The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."
  4. A comparison that is not overt or direct. For example: The river of life.
  5. Pacing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast. Realted to syntax, in addition to figurative language.

5 True/False questions

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

          

  2. AbstractRefers to language that describes concepts rather than concrete images.

          

  3. DeductionInvolves placing a word first in a general class and then adding distinguishing features that set it apart from other members of that class: "A Dalmatian is a breed of dog (general class) with a white, short-haired coat and dark spots (distinguishing feature)."

          

  4. ConsonanceThe repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.

          

  5. AssonanceThe repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.