12th Grade English: Help and Review

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    Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels

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Increase your confidence in British prose and poetry, American drama, and grammar and usage with our engaging 12th grade English review course. Before or after you watch our short, fun video lessons, take the multiple-choice quizzes to see how well you remember these topics and see where you may need to focus your studies.
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15 chapters in 12th Grade English: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - Jane Austen: Biography and Major Novels  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - Pride and Prejudice: Plot and Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Emily and Charlotte Bronte: Sisters and Authors  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Wuthering Heights: Plot Overview and Character Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Jane Eyre: Summary, Characters and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Mary Shelley's Frankenstein: Literature vs. Film  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Introduction to Charles Dickens: Works, Style, and Influence  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - A Tale of Two Cities: Dickens' Novel of the French Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Dickens' Great Expectations: Plot, Characters, and Social Class  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - David Copperfield: Dickens' Bildungsroman  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Oliver Twist: Plot and Characters in Dickens' Social Novel  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Introduction to George Eliot: Life and Major Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Middlemarch: Eliot's Novel of Provincial Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Introduction to Daniel Defoe: Biography and Major Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Jonathan Swift and Satire: Examples and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Conrad's Heart of Darkness: Plot, Characters, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Introduction to E.M. Forster: Overview of Life and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - A Passage to India: Forster's Treatment of Colonialism  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - A Bend in the River: Summary, Characters & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Brave New World by Aldous Huxley: Summary, Characters & Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Charlotte Bronte's Villette: Summary & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Culture and Anarchy by Matthew Arnold: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Doublethink in 1984: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Sherlock Holmes: Books, Characters & Author  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Lord of the Rings: Themes & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe: Summary, Symbolism & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Baroque Literature in England: Writers & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Mary Shelley: Short Stories & Quotes  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Introduction to Alfred Lord Tennyson: Life and Major Poetic Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Tennyson's In Memoriam, A.H.H.: Overview of 'In Memoriam' Stanzas  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Percy Shelley's Ozymandias: Analysis and Themes  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Ode to the West Wind by Shelley: Analysis and Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - John Keats: Poems, Biography and Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Ode on a Grecian Urn by Keats: Analysis and Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Ode on Melancholy by Keats  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - On First Looking into Chapman's Homer: Poem by John Keats  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey by Wordsworth  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - William Wordsworth: Poetry and Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - William Blake: Poems, Quotes and Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Introduction to Romantic Poetry: Overview of Authors and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Poems and Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Rime of the Ancient Mariner: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Kubla Khan by Coleridge: Analysis and Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Lord Byron: Poems and Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Byron's Don Juan: Summary, Quotes and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Introduction to Edmund Spenser: The Faerie Queene and Sonnets  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Maud by Alfred Lord Tennyson: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Michael Drayton: Biography, Poems & Sonnets  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Milton's L'Allegro: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - On My First Daughter by Ben Jonson: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - On My First Son by Ben Jonson: Summary, Theme & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Pentameter: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Rupert Brooke: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Shakespeare's Sonnet 73: Summary, Theme & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Spenserian Sonnet: Definition, Form & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - The Dunciad: Summary & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - The Nightingale by Coleridge: Analysis & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Thomas Carew: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Thomas Love Peacock: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Sir Walter Raleigh: Biography, Facts, Poems & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Metaphysical Conceit: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - The Harlem Renaissance: Novels and Poetry from the Jazz Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Frederick Douglass: Narrative and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - W.E.B. Du Bois: Theories, Accomplishments & Double Consciousness  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Countee Cullen's Role in the Harlem Renaissance: An Analysis of Heritage  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Langston Hughes & the Harlem Renaissance: Poems of the Jazz Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Claude McKay: Role in Harlem Renaissance & 'America' Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Ralph Ellison: Invisible Man Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Richard Wright's Black Boy: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Maya Angelou: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and Poetry  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Contemporary African American Writers: Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, James Baldwin  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Alice Walker's Nineteen Fifty-Five: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Alice Walker's The Color Purple: Summary & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Toni Morrison's A Mercy: Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Champion of the World by Maya Angelou: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Invisible Man: Summary, Characters, Themes & Author  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Coretta Scott King: Biography, Books & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Lorna Goodison: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - W.E.B. Du Bois' The Talented Tenth: Essay Summary & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Famous African Americans: Names & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Famous African American Inventors: Inventions & Names  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - F. Scott Fitzgerald: Biography and Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Great Gatsby: Summary, Themes, Symbols, and Character  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Ernest Hemingway: Biography, Works, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - For Whom the Bell Tolls by Hemingway: Summary and Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - William Faulkner: Biography, Books, and Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - John Steinbeck: Grapes of Wrath and Other Works  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Of Mice and Men: Summary and Analysis of Steinbeck's Style  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Bernard Malamud: Biography, Books & Short Stories  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Bloodchild: Summary, Themes & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Edward O Wilson: Biography & Books  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Ethan Frome: Symbols & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Hilda Doolittle: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Joanna Cole: Biography, Books & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Louis Untermeyer: Biography & Poems  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Mark Twain's Satire  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Themes in Slaughterhouse Five  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Summary of Slaughterhouse Five  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Slaughterhouse Five Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Slaughterhouse Five Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Figurative Language in A Rose for Emily  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Types of Irony: Examples & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - What Are Literary Motifs? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Point of View: First, Second & Third Person  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Narrators in Literature: Types and Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - What is Foreshadowing? - Types, Examples & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - What is Catharsis? - Definition, Examples & History in Literature and Drama  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Consonance, Assonance, and Repetition: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Understatement & Litotes: Differences, Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Euphemism: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Prose  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Glossary of Literary Terms: Poetry  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Introduction to Literary Theory: Major Critics and Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Overview of Literary Periods and Movements: A Historical Crash Course  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Satire in Literature: Definition, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Auxiliary Verb: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Bildungsroman: Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Denouement in Literature: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Elegiac Poems: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Epithet in Literature: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Euphony in Literature: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Informal Diction: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - What Are Nouns? - Definition, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Singular & Plural Nouns: Definitions, Rules & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What Are Possessive Nouns? - Examples, Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What Are Collective Nouns?  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Are Pronouns? - Types, Examples & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What Are Personal Pronouns?  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Using Nouns as the Subject of a Sentence: Grammar Rules & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Compound Antecedents: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Personal Pronouns and Antecedents: Number Agreement  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Action, Linking and Auxiliary Verbs: Definitions, Functions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Verb Forms: Participles & Infinitives  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Indefinite and Definite Articles: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers?  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What are Predicates? - Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel Sentences  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - How to Identify the Subject of a Sentence  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Sentence Agreement: Avoiding Faulty Collective Ownership  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Grammatical Rules for Dialogue  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - What is an Infix? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Circumfixes in English: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz

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