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Question 11.Jessica returns from a skiing vacation that ended with the ski chalet being destroyed in an avalanche. When she's asked how her vacation went, she replies, I've had more relaxing holidays. Which literary device is she using?
Question 22.The Pilgrim's Progress is an example of a(n) _____.
Question 33.Romanticism was a literary movement that provided catharsis for _____.
Question 44.How are fables and parables similar?
Which of the following best describes the tone of this passage:
He gritted his teeth and clenched his fist. He didn't think he could take the sound of the construction crew across the street anymore. The sounds of jackhammers and hammering were driving him insane.
Question 66.Which of the following is NOT helpful in identifying mood and tone?
Question 77.In a murder mystery, the main character loves the color red. She wears something red as part of her attire every day, and the story mentions items in her home decor that are also red. This character turns out to be the victim in this mystery. In literary terms, what does the inclusion of all the red items in this story represent?
The following quote from 'Wuthering Heights' uses which literary device?
Linton's looks and movements were very languid, and his form extremely slight; but there was a grace in his manner that mitigated these defects, and rendered him not unpleasing.
Question 99.A story begins at a wedding with a bride (Marie) and groom (Tony) saying their vows. After they say, ''I do,'' the account flashes back to a boy named Tony meeting a girl named Marie on the first day of kindergarten. The narrative proceeds from there. What literary device is being used in this story?
Question 1010.The plays 'Oedipus the King' and 'Romeo and Juliet' are examples of catharsis through _____.
Question 1111.In 'The Things They Carried', Tim O'Brien explains that soldiers use euphemisms like greased,offed, and lit up as a way to talk about _____.
Question 1212.Which of the following sentences is an example of third person point of view?
Question 1313.Why do mystery writers use red herrings?
Question 1414.What is the purpose of foreshadowing in literature?
Question 1515.Catharsis is when literature provides an emotional experience that results in a sense of _____.
Question 1616.First person point of view narration can reference the subject with which of the following pronouns?
Question 1717.Which of the following lines employs a euphemism?
Question 1818.In a book you are reading, a new character is introduced. On the day of her arrival, a bad storm threatens the town. Later in the story, this character causes a lot of trouble. What literary device is being used in this story?
Question 1919.Which of the following is NOT a euphemism for a bathroom?
Question 2020.Which of the following sentences is an example of first person point of view?
Question 2121.Why does the cathartic novel 'The Catcher in the Rye' by J.D. Salinger appeals to high school students?
Question 2222.Aristotle defines tragedy as all of these, EXCEPT:
Question 2323.Third person narration can contain which of the following pronouns?
Question 2424.What is tone?
Question 2525.Using double negatives in a sentence such as It's not unlikely that I will have chocolate for lunch is an example of _____.
Question 2626.How do we distinguish understatement from exaggeration?
Question 2727.Which of the following statements about allegories is FALSE?
Question 2828.Which of the following sentences is an example of second person point of view?
Question 2929.What is mood?
Question 3030.How can we distinguish fables from parables?
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