Romantic Fiction Writing - Qp4

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Romantic Fiction Writing Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Dialogue is an extremely important component in any novel.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    It is safe to say, don’t let more than five pages go by without some dialogue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Dialogue must be very realistic.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Dialogue is very useful for making a story flow.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Nothing is worse than sitting the reader down and saying in effect “Now I had better tell you about this.”
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Sexual tension is shown by the hero and heroine murmuring endearments.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Having decided what dialogue is all about, it is a good idea to practise writing scraps of dialogue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Mistakes to avoid includes:  (Select three)
    • A. 

      Use of said

    • B. 

      Use of names

    • C. 

      Dialogue

    • D. 

      Speak words only

  • 9. 
    Factors to remember when writing dialogue includes:  (Select four)
    • A. 

      Always give each person who is speaking a combined paragraph.

    • B. 

      Remember, you still indent the first word of every paragraph.

    • C. 

      All spoken words are placed within quotation marks.

    • D. 

      The quotation marks should be only at the start of the speech.

    • E. 

      Don’t be afraid to break into a character’s speech.

    • F. 

      Make your dialogue fit your character

  • 10. 
    It is essential to have a glamorous or exotic setting.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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