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5 Matching questions

  1. Epiphany
  2. Theme
  3. Parallelism
  4. Idiom
  5. Perepetia
  1. a refers to a grammatical or structural similarity between sentences or parts of a sentence.
  2. b An expression peculiar to a particular language that means something different from the literal meaning of the words.
  3. 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.
  4. d a turn of fate that leaves the tragic figure destitute
  5. e A major character's moment of realization or awareness.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. emotional purgation/cleansing
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. the repetition of words or phrases at the beginning of consecutive lines or sentences

5 True/False questions

  1. TautologyA writer's attitude toward his or her subject matter revealed through diction, figurative language, and organization of the sentence and global levels.


  2. Rhetorical ShiftThe part of the story or drama where all the problems or mysteries of the plot are unraveled.


  3. Non sequiturfeelings of excessive pride (not hubris)


  4. Hortative Sentencesentence that exhorts, advises, calls to action


  5. Inversionconstructing a sentence so the predicate comes before the subject. This creates an emphatic or rhythmic effect.