English 12 Terms Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Allusion
    • A. 

      Reference to something or someone from the past

    • B. 

      A part that represents a whole

    • C. 

      Works way into conclusion

    • D. 

      Choice of words

  • 2. 
    Analogy
    • A. 

      Explaining something

    • B. 

      Movement of words from one spot to the next

    • C. 

      Dictionary definition : Literal

    • D. 

      Comparison

  • 3. 
    Antithesis
    • A. 

      Movement of words from one spot to another

    • B. 

      An opinion coming from facts

    • C. 

      A part which represents a whole

    • D. 

      Creating pictures in the mind

  • 4. 
    Anecdotal evidence
    • A. 

      Learning something through a story

    • B. 

      Deeper meaning to you, in your heart

    • C. 

      A quarter summary of a piece of writing

    • D. 

      Dry humor

  • 5. 
    Chronological order
    • A. 

      Ordered by events

    • B. 

      Ordered by time and date

    • C. 

      Ordered by middle to the beginning and then to the end

    • D. 

      Ordered by characters

  • 6. 
    Climatic Order
    • A. 

      Ordered by time and date

    • B. 

      Ordered by middle to the beginning and then to the end

    • C. 

      Ordered by emotion

    • D. 

      Ordered by events

  • 7. 
    Inductive
    • A. 

      Starts in the middle of story and works way out

    • B. 

      Starts at the beginning and works into conclusion

  • 8. 
    Deductive
    • A. 

      Starts at the beginning and works into conclusion

    • B. 

      Starts in the middle of story and works way out

  • 9. 
    Diction
    • A. 

      Dictionary definition

    • B. 

      Choice of words

    • C. 

      A dictionary

  • 10. 
    Denotation
    • A. 

      Deeper meaning in the heart

    • B. 

      Dry humor

    • C. 

      Make a judgement on a whole group based on one thing

    • D. 

      Dictionary definition : Literal

  • 11. 
    Connotation
    • A. 

      Part that represents a whole

    • B. 

      Choice of words

    • C. 

      Deeper meaning in the heart

    • D. 

      Point of what essay will be about

  • 12. 
    Editorial
    • A. 

      Explainging something

    • B. 

      An opinionated piece of writing

    • C. 

      Tells a story

    • D. 

      Creating pictures in the mind

  • 13. 
    Expository
    • A. 

      Explaining something

    • B. 

      Telling a story

    • C. 

      An opinion coming from facts

    • D. 

      An opinion coming from belief

  • 14. 
    Narrative
    • A. 

      Explaining something

    • B. 

      Telling a story

    • C. 

      An opinion coming from facts

    • D. 

      An opinion coming from belief

  • 15. 
    Argumentative
    • A. 

      Tells a story

    • B. 

      An opinion coming from belief

    • C. 

      Explaining something

    • D. 

      An opinion coming from facts

  • 16. 
    Persuasive
    • A. 

      An opninion coming from facts

    • B. 

      Tells a story

    • C. 

      An opinion coming from belief

    • D. 

      Explaining something

  • 17. 
    Precis
    • A. 

      A question not requiring an answer

    • B. 

      Movement of words from one spot to the next

    • C. 

      Learning something through a story

    • D. 

      A quarter of original piece of writing (summary)

  • 18. 
    Rhetorical question
    • A. 

      A question not requiring an answer

    • B. 

      A question with the answer in the question

    • C. 

      A question that makes no sense

  • 19. 
    Transition
    • A. 

      Starting in the middle of the story and working its way out

    • B. 

      Movement of words from one spot to the next

    • C. 

      Comparison

    • D. 

      Part that represents a whole

  • 20. 
    Stereotype
    • A. 

      Quick sense of humor

    • B. 

      Making a judgement on a whole group based on one thing

    • C. 

      Loving everyone for who they are

  • 21. 
    Human interest
    • A. 

      Choice of words

    • B. 

      Explaining something

    • C. 

      A story that effects you in your heart

    • D. 

      Reference to something/someone from the past

  • 22. 
    Thesis Statement
    • A. 

      Dry humor

    • B. 

      A quarter summary on a piece of writing

    • C. 

      A question not requiring an answer

    • D. 

      Point of what essay will be about

  • 23. 
    Sarcasm
    • A. 

      Quick sense of humour

    • B. 

      Dry humour

    • C. 

      Laughing uncontrollably

  • 24. 
    Wit
    • A. 

      Slow in the brain

    • B. 

      Quick sense of humor

    • C. 

      Can run fast...

    • D. 

      Tells a story

  • 25. 
    Imagery
    • A. 

      Painting an idea

    • B. 

      Deeper meaning to you in your heart

    • C. 

      Comparison

    • D. 

      Pictures in the mind

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