Literary Devices in To Kill a Mockingbird: Allusions & Irony


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What is an allusion?

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1. What is irony?

2. Which is an example of irony in To Kill a Mockingbird?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Using the quiz and worksheet helps check your knowledge of literary devices used in To Kill a Mockingbird. Irony and allusion are some terms you will be quizzed on.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These resources help test your knowledge of:

  • Irony
  • Allusion
  • Examples of figurative language in To Kill a Mockingbird

Skills Practiced

If you complete the quiz and worksheet, you can practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the definition of irony
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about different literary devices used in To Kill a Mockingbird
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding an example of an allusion and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Keep learning about these devices thanks to the lesson, Literary Devices in To Kill a Mockingbird: Allusions & Irony. By going through this lesson, you can:

  • Review different examples of irony
  • Understand the importance of allusion for this piece of work
  • Learn how allusions are used by the author