Only The Best Of Literature Readers Can Pass This Test - Literary Terms Quiz

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Only The Best Of Literature Readers Can Pass This Test - Literary Terms Quiz

Literature broadly is any collection of written work, but it is also used more narrowly for writings specifically considered to be an art form, especially prose fiction, drama, and poetry. Only the Best Of Literature Readers Can Pass This Test About Literary Terms!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The repetition of consonant sounds is
  • 2. 
    Two lines in a stanza which rhyme with each other is
  • 3. 
    A word capturing or simulating the sound it describes is
  • 4. 
    A tangible object that can stand for something we cannot touch is
  • 5. 
    A person in a story
  • 6. 
    The dictonary definition of a word is
  • 7. 
    A gross exaggeration is
  • 8. 
    A statement that is seemingly contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet is perhaps true is
  • 9. 
    The hero who is a part of the main conflict in the piece of literature is
  • 10. 
    The way an author developes a character is
  • 11. 
    Any hints or clues to events that will happen later in the plot is
  • 12. 
    When the unexpected occurs is
  • 13. 
    Four lines in a stanza is
  • 14. 
    A direct comparison between two unlike things using like or as is
  • 15. 
    An author's attitude towards their subject is
  • 16. 
    A reference to a famous person, historical event or piece of art is
  • 17. 
    A struggle between two opposing forces is
  • 18. 
    Poems without any set structure is
  • 19. 
    An indirect comparison between two unlike things is
  • 20. 
    The sequence of events in a story is
  • 21. 
    The highest point of tension in the story is
  • 22. 
    "All knowing" view, where the person telling the story knows everything about the character and their problems.
  • 23. 
    The pattern of beats or stresses in spoken or written language is
  • 24. 
    Poetry with a set stanza, rhythm, rhyme scheme and/or meter is
  • 25. 
    Repetition of vowel sounds is
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