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5 Matching questions

  1. Consonance
  2. Antithesis
  3. Simile
  4. Definition
  5. Extended Metaphor
  1. a Involves 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)."
  2. b A comparison that continues throughout the text and is fully developed. Allegory, is an example of this type of metaphor.
  3. c The presentation of two contrasting images.
  4. d The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words, but also in the middle.
  5. e A comparison using like or as.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.
  2. Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  3. A comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.
  4. Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concrete images.
  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. Indirect metaphorA comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.

          

  2. ConcreteA fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.

          

  3. EpithetAny word or phrase applied to a person or thing to describe an actual or attributed quality. For example, "Grey eyed Athena" (Homer).

          

  4. MotifA fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended metaphor or surprising analogy between seemingly dissimilar objects.

          

  5. AllusionA reference contained in a work.