Poem : Literacy Devices

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  • 1. 

    What is the literacy devices that existed in this stanza?Grandma weren't you flusteredas you fluttered with paper fans? 

    • A.

      Alliteration

    • B.

      Imagery

    • C.

      Metaphor

    Correct Answer
    A. Alliteration
    Explanation
    The correct answer is alliteration. Alliteration is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words in close proximity. In this stanza, the repetition of the "f" sound in "flustered," "fluttered," and "fans" creates an alliteration.

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  • 2. 

    What is the meaning of metaphor?

    • A.

      Same sound different meaning

    • B.

      Comparing two unlike objects, ideas, thoughts or feeling to provide a clearer description

    • C.

      An object/person/idea that stand for or suggest something

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Same sound different meaning
    B. Comparing two unlike objects, ideas, thoughts or feeling to provide a clearer description
    Explanation
    The meaning of metaphor is comparing two unlike objects, ideas, thoughts, or feelings to provide a clearer description. This involves using a word or phrase that is not meant to be taken literally, but rather to represent or symbolize something else. It helps to create vivid imagery and enhance the understanding of a concept by drawing comparisons between unrelated things.

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  • 3. 

    What is the literacy devices that existed in the linemoney is your new God.

    • A.

      Alliteration

    • B.

      Imagery

    • C.

      Metaphor

    Correct Answer
    C. Metaphor
    Explanation
    The phrase "money is your new God" is using metaphorical language to compare money to a deity. It suggests that money has become the most important and powerful entity in someone's life, taking on the role of a god. This comparison helps to convey the idea that money holds immense influence and control over people's actions and beliefs.

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  • 4. 

    Which of the following literary devices does not exist in this poem?

    • A.

      Imagery

    • B.

      Hyperbole

    • C.

      Monologue

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Hyperbole
    C. Monologue
    Explanation
    The correct answer is hyperbole and monologue. These two literary devices do not exist in the poem. Hyperbole is a figure of speech that involves exaggeration for emphasis or dramatic effect, while a monologue is a speech or a long utterance by one person. Since the poem does not contain any exaggerated statements or a single person speaking at length, these literary devices are not present.

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  • 5. 

    Which literacy devices that means the use of vivid or figurative language to represent objects, actions, or ideas?

    • A.

      Imagery

    • B.

      Alliteration

    • C.

      Hyperbole

    Correct Answer
    A. Imagery
    Explanation
    Imagery refers to the use of vivid or figurative language to represent objects, actions, or ideas. It involves creating mental images through descriptive words and sensory details, appealing to the reader's senses and enhancing their understanding and experience of the text. This literary device helps to paint a picture in the reader's mind, making the writing more engaging and memorable.

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