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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Syllogism
  2. Simple Sentence
  3. Downplaying/ Intensifying
  4. alliteration
  5. Denotation, Connotation
  1. a a formula for presenting an argument logically
  2. b Denotation is the specific, exact meaning of a word, independent of its emotion coloration or association. Connotation is the emotions implications that words may
    carry, as distinguished from their denotative meanings.
  3. c a complete sentence that is neither compound nor complex
  4. d repetition of initial identical consonant sounds or any vowel sounds
  5. e downplaying/ intensifying are methods of drawing attention and diversion to the work's effectiveness

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. is the most subtle and often the most powerful because it comes from character and reputation, not words
  2. exploiting readers' feelings of pity or fear to make a case
  3. a term used for a dramatic poem in which the form of drama is used to express lyric themes
  4. noun phrase that follows the noun or pronoun it modifies and amplifies or restricts its meaning. EX: our department head, A CAREFUL READER AND OUTSPOKEN CRITIC,will review the memo before it is sent out. (phrase in caps is appositive)
  5. the omission of a word or words necessary for complete construction, but understood in the context.

5 True/False questions

  1. attitudea technique that ridicules both people and societal institutions, using iron wit, and exaggeration.


  2. coinagea word or phrase made, invented or fabricated.
    EX: man-crush


  3. comparison/contrastrhetorical technique for pointing out similarities or differences


  4. Definitionis a method of specifying the basic nature of any phenomenon, idea, or things.


  5. compound/complex sentencea sentence that is not grammatically correct before its