Literary Devices in The Metamorphosis Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following sentences from 'The Metamorphosis' is an example of personification?

Question 2 2. In 'The Metamorphosis,' how is Gregor an example of personification?

Question 3 3. In The Metamorphosis, why is it ironic that Gregor's family tries to avoid going into his room after his transformation?

Question 4 4. In The Metamorphosis, why is it ironic that Gregor's family provides him with the bare minimum of care after his transformation?

Question 5 5. What is the tone in Kafka's The Metamorphosis?

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Question 6 6. How does Gregor react when he first wakes to find himself transformed into a beetle in Kafka's The Metamorphosis?

Question 7 7. In The Metamorphosis, how does Gregor's father react when Gregor gets out of his room later in the story?

Question 8 8. What does the framed picture of the woman represent in The Metamorphosis?

Question 9 9. In The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, how does the family react when they see Gregor in the living room as Grete is playing the violin?

Question 10 10. What causes the dramatic irony in Kafka's novella The Metamorphosis?

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Question 11 11. In Franz Kafka's ''The Metamorphosis,'' Gregor Samsa is himself a metaphor. What does he represent?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT figurative language used to describe Gregor Samsa's feelings in Franz Kafka's ''The Metamorphosis''?

Question 13 13. What does the Samsa family do instead of grieving at a traditional memorial service when Gregor dies in Kafka's The Metamorphosis?

Question 14 14. Why is Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis a good example of surrealistic literature?

Question 15 15.

What is ironic about the following quote from Gregor in The Metamorphosis?

''...what a strenuous career it is that I've chosen! Travelling day in and day out.''

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an example of verbal irony?

Question 17 17. In Kafka's Metamorphosis, what is Gregor's primary concern when he wakes up to discover that he has turned into a giant insect?

Question 18 18. In Kafka's Metamorphosis, when Gregor's father tries to chase Gregor back into his room, why doesn't Gregor move quickly?

Question 19 19. In Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis, what makes up for Gregor's lack of teeth?

Question 20 20. In Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis, Gregor Samsa awakes as a _____.

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Question 21 21. What does the perspective in The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka help the reader understand about Gregor's transformation?

Question 22 22. The perspective helps the reader empathize with which of the protagonist's emotions in The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka?

Question 23 23. Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis is a story that shows the results of what?

Question 24 24. Franz Kafka's The Metamorphosis, Gregor Samsa is shown in what extended metaphor?

Question 25 25. From whose point of view is 'The Metamorphosis' told?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is an example of situational irony from The Metamorphosis?

Question 27 27. In Kafka's The Metamorphosis, how does Gregor's family react to discovering he has transformed into a beetle?

Question 28 28. As a whole, what is The Metamorphosis an allegory for?

Question 29 29. In The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka, how does the chief clerk react once he knows what the audience has known all along?

Question 30 30. What is figurative language?

Literary Devices in The Metamorphosis Chapter Exam Instructions

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