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5 Matching questions

  1. Metonymy
  2. Juxtaposition
  3. Consonance
  4. Simile
  5. Antithesis
  1. a A comparison using like or as.
  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 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 Pacing two elements side by side to present a comparison or contrast. Realted to syntax, in addition to figurative language.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A comparison made directly using the word "is" ; for example: Life is a river.
  2. Refers to language that describes concepts rather than concrete images.
  3. Words describe things that exist and can be experienced through the senses. Abstractions and figurative langauge are rendered understandable and specific through concrete examples.
  4. Language that appeals to the senses - auditory, tactile, olfactory, gustatory, kinesthetic, organic.
  5. Rpetition of vowel sounds or "internal rhyme".

5 True/False questions

  1. AllusionA reference contained in a work.

          

  2. CacophonyA reference contained in a work.

          

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

          

  4. AlliterationThe repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers."

          

  5. DefinitionThe process of moving from a general rule to a specific example.