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5 Matching questions

  1. imagist
  2. cliche
  3. Villanelle
  4. Affective Filter Hypothesis
  5. Symbolist
  1. a Symbolism was an aesthetic movement that encouraged writers to express their ideas, feelings, and values by means of symbols or suggestions rather than by direct statements.
  2. b 20th Century movement of poetry; typically written in free verse, draws on a wide range of subject matter, is expressed in common speech, and relies on a clear, concentrated image to convey meaning.
  3. c a nineteen-line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain
  4. d a word or phrase that is so overused that it has lost its expressive power--for example, "I slept like a log."
  5. e Stephen Krashen based on the theory that successful language acquisition depends on the learners feelings. Positive emotions surrounding learning enhance it while negative emotions do the opposite.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Chomsky-no dialect or language is more complex or sophisticated than the other. We are all born with the capacity to learn any language w/o formal instruction. A set of principles that apply to all languages and are unconsciously accessible to every human language user.
  2. a short, witty verse or saying. Also known as an aphorism or maxim.
  3. a symbol, image, plot pattern, or character type that occurs often in literature, such as the hero on a dangerous quest.
  4. A form, suffix or element added to the end of a word that changes the form of the word to mark such distinctions as those of case, gender, number, tense person, mood or voice.
    Example: pre-TENDS
  5. a variety of language used by people in a particular geographic area.

5 True/False questions

  1. existentialism17th- 18th century held that all truths, especially religious ones, were accessible and comprehensible through pure
    human reason; reason was in itself a source of knowledge superior to and independent of sense


  2. Prepositional PhraseVerbals are formed from verbs but are not used as verbs in a sentence (it is a participal phrase used as an adjective to modify 'the man')


  3. Theory of Communicative CompetenceDell Hymes - is a term in linguistics which refers to a language user's grammatical knowledge of syntax, morphology, phonology and the like, as well as social knowledge about how and when to use utterances appropriately.


  4. dramathe point of highest emotional intensity or suspense in a literary work.


  5. gender criticismfeminist and gay criticism reflecting cultural framework