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5 Matching questions

  1. colloquial expression
  2. chiasmus
  3. compound/complex sentence
  4. alliteration
  5. allegory
  1. a a narrative, either in verse or prose, in which character, action, and sometimes setting represent abstract concepts apart from the literal meaning
  2. b words of phrases, characteristics or appropriate ordinary or familiar conversations rather than a formal speech writing
  3. c a sentence that contains two or more independent clauses and at least one subordinate clause
  4. d a type of balance in which the second part is balanced against the first, but with the parts reversed. EX: flowers are lovely, love is flowerlike
  5. e repetition of initial identical consonant sounds or any vowel sounds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a mode of speech in which words express a meaning opposite to the intended meaning.
  2. is a method of specifying the basic nature of any phenomenon, idea, or things.
  3. rhetorical technique often used to convince an audience where in an argument, the opponent will likely give and then answer these arguments before the opponent has had a chance to voice them
  4. a technique that ridicules both people and societal institutions, using iron wit, and exaggeration.
  5. the use of language to convey sensory experience, most often through the creation of pictorial images through figurative language

5 True/False questions

  1. Juxtaposethe choice of words in a work of literature and an element of style important to the work's effectiveness


  2. Rhetorical Questionthis list


  3. Euphemismthe omission of a word or words necessary for complete construction, but understood in the context.


  4. Ellipsisa brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictitious, or to a work of art


  5. anastrophethe inversion of the usual, normal, or logical order of the parts of a sentence


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