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5 Matching questions

  1. Metonymy
  2. Polysyndeton
  3. concrete
  4. Motif
  5. Simile
  1. a pertains to actual things, instances, or experiences: opposite of abstract
  2. b in literature, recurrent images, words, objects, phrases, or actions that tend to unify the work
  3. c figure of speech characterized by the substitution of a term naming an object closely associated with the word in mind for the word itself EX: the king=the crown
  4. d the repetition of conjunctions in close succession for rhetorical effect
  5. e a figure of speech involving a comparison using like or as

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. attributing human characteristics to nonhuman things
  2. placing two ideas side by side or close together. Sometimes the two ideas are completely different
  3. elaborate and surprising figure of speech comparing two very dissimilar things. usually involves a level of cleverness and ingenuity
  4. asked solely to produce an effect and not to elicit a reply
  5. is the author's characteristic manner of expression

5 True/False questions

  1. Lending Credencein arguing her point, a writer or speaker should always lend her opponent some credit for the opponent's ideas


  2. apostrophethe inversion of the usual, normal, or logical order of the parts of a sentence


  3. Downplaying/ Intensifyingdownplaying/ intensifying are methods of drawing attention and diversion to the work's effectiveness


  4. colloquial expressionasked solely to produce an effect and not to elicit a reply


  5. coinagethe voice the writer has chosen to project to relate to readers