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RM Lit. final 1

Mrs. H mid-term

What introduces the setting? Exposition
What is the sequence of events in a short story? Plot
What is the recurring theme in a story? Universal Theme
How does the writer reveal the character through speed and acions? Indirect Characterization
How does the writer decribe the characters? Direct Characterizations
What is the central message expressed in a story? Theme
What are the people or animals who take part in a story's actions? Characters
What is the story's conclusion? Resolution
What introduces the conflict? Rising Action
In the story "Ribbons" where did the grandmother come from? Hong Kong
How would you describe Mr. Bueller's character in seventh grade? wise and helpful
What happens to Loo-Wit while she was sleeping?
What is the use of clues early in a story to hint for future events? foreshadowing
Who is the main character of the story "The Bear Boy" Kuo-Haya
What is the theme of the story "The Bear Boy"?
what is the placement of a scene within a story that interrupts the sequence of events to reveal past occurences? Flashback
How does Rikki feel after he kills Karait? proud
What is the general name given to literary techniques that ivolve suprising and unexpected that happens? Irony
Who is the main character of "The Treasure of Lemon Brown"? Greg
How does Victor try to impress Teresa on the first day of Frech class? he pretends to be really good at speaking Frenh.
What is another name for a verse in a poem? Stanza
What is the name of the language that describes one thing as if it was something else? Metaphor
What is the figurative language that gives human qualities to something non-human? Personfication
What is the language when you compare two un-like things using like or as? Similie
What is something that represents something else? Symbol
What is the repitition of consonant sounds in the beginning of words? Alliteration
What is the use of any element of language more than once? Repitition
What is the repition of vowel sounds followed by different consonants in stressed syllables? Assonance
What is the repition of similiar consanant sounds at the ends of accented syllables? Consonance
What is the use of words that imitate sounds? Onomatopeia
What is the repetition of sounds at the ends of words? Rhyme
What is the turning point of a story? Climax
The part of the story when the conflict lessens is? Falling Action
What are the tools writers often use to enhance their writing? Literary Devices
The form of a language spoken in a particular region or group is? Dialect
What is the reason or reasons that explain why characters act as they do? Motivation
What is a writing or speech not meant to be taken literally? Figurative Language
What is the rhythmical pattern in a poem? Meter
What is the type of poem that tells a story in a verse? Narrative
What is a three line Japanese verse form? Haiku
What is defined by lack of strict structure? Free verse
What kind of poem expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker often musical? Lyric
What is a song-like pattern that tells a story dealing with adventure and romance? Ballad
What type of poem is shaped to look like their subject? Concrete
What is a humorous, rhyming, five-line poem with a specific pattern? Limerick
What is a pair of rhyming lines with the same meter and length? Rhyming Couplets
Created by: RcMc