5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a refers to a grammatical or structural similarity between sentences or parts of a sentence.
- b An expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of the words.
- c The central idea or ideas of a work of fiction or nonfiction, revealed and developed in the course of a story or explored through argument.
- d a turn of fate that leaves the tragic figure destitute
- e A major character's moment of realization or awareness.
5 Multiple choice questions
- emotional purgation/cleansing
- A thing, event, or person that represents or stands for some idea or event. Symbols also simultaneously retain their own literal meanings. A figure of speech in which a concrete object is used to stand for an abstract idea, e.g., the cross for Christianity.
- Humorous speeches and incidents in the course of the serious action of a tragedy; frequently comic relief widens and enriches the tragic significance of the work.
- An atmosphere created by a writer's word choice (diction) and the details selected. Syntax is also a determiner of mood because sentence strength, length, and complexity affect pacing.
- the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consecutive lines or sentences
5 True/False questions
Tautology → A writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed through diction, figurative language, and organization of the sentence and global levels.
Rhetorical Shift → The part of the story or drama where all the problems or mysteries of the plot are unraveled.
Non sequitur → feelings of excessive pride (not hubris)
Hortative Sentence → sentence that exhorts, advises, calls to action
Inversion → constructing a sentence so the predicate comes before the subject. This creates an emphatic or rhythmic effect.