6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- 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."
- is a form of paradox that combines a pair of opposite terms into a single unusual expression: e.g., "sweet sorrow" or "cold fire."
- is the telling of a story in writing or speaking.
- is the use of words that mimic the sounds they describe: e.g., "hiss," "buzz," and "bang." When onomatopoeia is used on an extended scale in a poem, it is called imitative harmony.
- 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.
- is a kind of metaphor that gives inanimate objects or abstract ideas human characteristics: e.g., "The wind cried in the dark."
5 True/False questions
Metaphor → is 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.
Plot → is the atmosphere or predominant emotion in a literary work.
Motivation → is 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.
Prosody → occurs in three types.
Dramatic irony → occurs 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.