Importance Of Allegory In Sentence! Quiz

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Writers use allegory to add different layers of meanings to their works. Allegory makers their stories and characters multidimensional, so that tey stand for something larger in meaning than what they literally stand for. Allegory allows writers to put forward, their moral and political points of view. A careful study of an allegorical piece of writing can give us an insight into its writer's mind, how he views the world, and how he wishes the world to be.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do you think it means to read "allegorically"?
    • A. 

      Take words of a story as a hidden or deeper message for something else.

    • B. 

      Take the words of a story as it is.

    • C. 

      Take the words of a story without any meaning.

    • D. 

      Read the words without and implied meaning.

  • 2. 
    What do you think "read literally" means?
    • A. 

      Take words of a story as a hidden meaning.

    • B. 

      Put words in a way such that they mean what they mean.

    • C. 

      Take words to mean something bad.

    • D. 

      Take words of a story to mean only what they say with no deeper meaning for something else.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an allegory for spirituality?
    • A. 

      The Giving Tree

    • B. 

      Pilgrim's Progress

    • C. 

      Animal Farm

    • D. 

      Lord of the rings

  • 4. 
    What's the name of the Greek writer that's known or his collection of short stories on allegory.
    • A. 

      Aisop

    • B. 

      Eisop

    • C. 

      Aesop

    • D. 

      Easop

  • 5. 
    Which animal came up with the idea of race running in "The Tortoise and the Hare"?
    • A. 

      Rabbit

    • B. 

      Tortoise

    • C. 

      Hare

    • D. 

      Lion

  • 6. 
    Who won the game at the end of the day?
    • A. 

      Hare

    • B. 

      Rabbit

    • C. 

      Tortoise

    • D. 

      Tortoise and Hare

  • 7. 
    What's the moral of the story, "The Tortoise and the Hare"?
    • A. 

      One must do what's right.

    • B. 

      Some people are born with natural talents but waste them on idleness and laziness.

    • C. 

      One must be upright.

    • D. 

      One must be honest.​​​​​​

  • 8. 
    What does tortoise's character mean or portray in the story?
    • A. 

      One can only win and succeed if there's hardwork, perseverance, and focus.

    • B. 

      To persevere is to be confident.

    • C. 

      Success is not based on focus.

    • D. 

      One needs to focus on his life.

  • 9. 
    What does the race allegorically portray in the story?
    • A. 

      War

    • B. 

      Love

    • C. 

      Life

    • D. 

      Friendship

  • 10. 
    What does the Hare's character teach in the story?
    • A. 

      One doesn't need much hardworking to succeed.

    • B. 

      One needs to run to succeed.

    • C. 

      Without talent, one cannot be successful.

    • D. 

      One must be focused and be hardworking no matter how talented one might be.

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