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Literary Terms

written by: racemommy
 
How well did you pay attention in English class? Test your memory with this quiz on basic literary terms.

Question 1:


This is an imaginative comparison between two subjects that are seemingly unrelated.  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
metaphor
irony
onomatopoeia
euphony

Question 2:


This literary terms refers to a contrast between expectation and reality or discordance between acts and results.
climax
conflict
idiom
irony

Question 3:


This is the repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close together.  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
motif
alliteration
allusion
onomatopoeia

Question 4:


This is an exaggerated, far-fetched story that is obviously untrue, but is told as though it should be believed.
metaphor
tall tale
idiom
aporia

Question 5:


This is the point in a story that creates the greatest suspense or interest.
resolution
inversion
climax
conflict

Question 6:


This is a comparison between two unlike things, using a word such as "like", "as", "than", or "resembles".  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
simile
stanza
symbol
metaphor

Question 7:


This is the use of words whose sounds imitate or suggest their meaning.  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
onomatopoeia
allusion
assonance
meter

Question 8:


This is a repeated sound, word, phrase, line or groups of lines.  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)
dialect
plot
refrain
climax

Question 9:


This is the attitude writers take toward their subject, characters, and audience.
theme
dialect
tone
diction

Question 10:


This is the use of clues or hints to suggest events that will occur later in the plot.
exposition
flashback
foreshadowing
connotation

 


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