Literary Devices in Jane Eyre


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What is a bildungsroman?

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1. What is a symbol in literature?

2. What is imagery in literature?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Our short quiz/worksheet duo contains a series of multiple-choice questions related to the function of literary devices in Jane Eyre. Questions in the quiz are primarily vocabulary words related to literary devices, though there are some that relate to the story directly.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment will test you on:

  • Bildungsroman
  • Symbols
  • Imagery
  • The character associated with fire in Jane Eyre
  • Which character is connected to water in the novel

Skills Practiced

You'll practice these skills during the quiz

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related Jane Eyre lesson
  • Make connections - use your understanding of symbols to connect which characters symbolize fire and water
  • Defining key concepts- ensure that you can accurately define main terms, such as imagery and bildungsroman

Additional Learning

If you'd like to learn more about literary devices in Jane Eyre, then our lesson Literary Devices in Jane Eyre is a great place to start. By the end of the lesson you'll understand:

  • Narrative style as a literary device
  • The pros of a bildungsroman story line
  • How Bronte uses vivid imagery to associate certain feelings with different scenes
  • Why Jane could be seen as symbolic of earth