NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 17 available terms

Advertisement
Print test

6 Written questions

6 Multiple choice questions

  1. is the study of sound and rhythm in poetry.
  2. occurs when the elements of a statement contradict each other. Although the statement may appear illogical, impossible, or absurd, it turns out to have a coherent meaning that reveals a hidden truth: e.g., "Much madness is divinest sense."
  3. is the perspective from which a narrative is told.
  4. is the central character of a drama, novel, short story, or narrative poem. Conversely, the antagonist is the character who stands directly opposed to the protagonist.
  5. is the sequence of events or actions in a short story, novel, play, or narrative poem.
  6. is a play on words that are identical or similar in sound but have sharply diverse meanings. They can have serious as well as humorous uses: e.g., when Mercutio is bleeding to death in Romeo and Juliet, he says to his friends, "Ask for me tomorrow, and you shall find me a grave man."

5 True/False questions

  1. Dramatic ironyoccurs when a character or speaker says or does something that has different meanings from what he or she thinks it means, though the audience and other characters understand the full implications of the speech or action: e.g., Oedipus curses the murderer of Laius, not realizing that he is himself the murderer and so is cursing himself.

          

  2. Situational ironyoccurs when a character or speaker says or does something that has different meanings from what he or she thinks it means, though the audience and other characters understand the full implications of the speech or action: e.g., Oedipus curses the murderer of Laius, not realizing that he is himself the murderer and so is cursing himself.

          

  3. Moodis the sequence of events or actions in a short story, novel, play, or narrative poem.

          

  4. Motivationis a circumstance or set of circumstances that prompts a character to act in a certain way or that determines the outcome of a situation or work.

          

  5. Personificationis a circumstance or set of circumstances that prompts a character to act in a certain way or that determines the outcome of a situation or work.