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Unit 2 Vocabulary: Literary Elements and Devices


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Question 1 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is a comparison of two unlike things NOT using


“like” or “as”

Correct! Metaphor

Simile

Personification

Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 2 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is a famous literary, cultural, or historical reference


to a real or imagined person, place, event, or piece of art.

Metaphor

Simile

Personification

Correct! Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 3 1 / 1 pts

Giving human qualities to inanimate objects is called...

Symbolism

Imagery

Perstylification

Correct! Personification

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None of the above

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Question 4 1 / 1 pts

Writing or language that evokes one or all of the five senses is called:

Mood

Tone

Allusion

Correct! None of the Above

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Question 5 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is when an author drops subtle hints about plot

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developments to come later in a story.

Correct! Foreshadowing

In media res

Flashback

Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 6 1 / 1 pts

This literary device compares two unlike things--most often using “like”
or “as.”

metaphor

Correct! simile

personification

smile

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Question 7 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is a recurring words, phrases, or ideas to create


emphasis.

Onomatopoeia

Alliteration

Correct! Repetition

Recurrence

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Question 8 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is the repetition of vowel sounds with two or more
neighboring words.

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Alliteration

Repetition

Correct! Assonance

Allusion

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Question 9 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is is a deliberate and obvious exaggeration used


for effect.

Imagery

Personification

Allusion

Correct! Hyperbole

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Question 10 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is the repetition of initial sounds in neighboring


words.

Correct! Alliteration

Restatement

Repetition

Allusion

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Question 11 1 / 1 pts

This literary device is the atmosphere of a story.

Simile

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Personification

Correct! Mood

Metaphor

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Question 12 1 / 1 pts

This is the author’s attitude toward the subject and/or toward the
audience implied in a literary work.

Mood

Correct! Tone

Imagery

Point of View

None of the Above

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Question 13 1 / 1 pts

This interrupts the sequence of a story to expose an earlier event,


conversation, or scene.

In media res

Foreshadowing

Correct! Flashback

Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 14 1 / 1 pts

Read the sentence below and determine the literary term used.

“Even the wrinkles around her eyes were holding hands.”

(Page 474 of Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief)

Metaphor

Simile

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Correct! Personification

Allusion

None of the above

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Question 15 0 / 1 pts

How does the literary device help you understand what is being described?

“Even the wrinkles around her eyes were holding hands.”


(Page 474 of Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief)

Your Answer:

You are giving human qualities to wrinkles, which are not alive.

Additional Comments:

Yes, but how does this help


you understand?

Question 16 1 / 1 pts

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Read the sentence and determine the literary term used.

In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some


advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” he told me, “just
remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages
that you’ve had.”
(from The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald)

Allusion

Correct! Flashback

Foreshadowing

Metaphor

None of the Above

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Question 17 1 / 1 pts

How does the literary device help you understand what is being described?

In my younger and more vulnerable years my father gave me some


advice that I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since.

“Whenever you feel like criticizing any one,” he told me, “just

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remember that all the people in this world haven’t had the advantages
that you’ve had.”
(from The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald)

Your Answer:

It is interrupting the story by going back to when he was younger and


exposing an earlier scene.

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Question 18 0 / 1 pts

Read the following excerpt from Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline


Woodson.

“...helped us pack,/ bundled us up in winter coats.”

This excerpt features which literary device to develop the story?

metaphor

smilile

Correct Answer assonance

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You Answered alliteration

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Question 19 1 / 1 pts

Read the sentence below and determine the literary term used.

“Hans Hubermann was not granted membership in the Nazi Party. Not
yet anyway.”
(Page 183 of Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief)

Simile

Correct! Foreshadowing

Personification

Metaphor

None of the Above

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Question 20 1 / 1 pts

How does the literary device help you understand what is being described?

“Hans Hubermann was not granted membership in the Nazi Party. Not
yet anyway.”
(Page 183 of Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief)

Your Answer:

In the text is says, “Not yet anyway.” They are giving a hint that this particular
thing hasn’t came, but it will come soon. They are hinting at it.

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Question 21 1 / 1 pts

Read the following example.

“The waves were calm in the morning as the water streamed past his
toes.”

What literary element is used here?

Simile

Metaphor

Hyperbole

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Correct! Imagery

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Question 22 1 / 1 pts

Read the following excerpt from Refugee by Alan Gratz

“What if her life was a song? No, not a song. A life was a symphony,
with different movements and complicated musical forms. A song was
something shorter. A smaller piece of life.”

This excerpt features this literary device to develop the story:

Correct! Metaphor

Simile

Personification

Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 23 0 / 1 pts

Read the following excerpt from the book Refugee by Alan Gratz

What if her life was a song? No, not a song. A life was a symphony, with
different movements and complicated musical forms. A song was something
shorter. A smaller piece of life.

What does the literary device featured in the excerpt help you to
understand about what is being described?

Your Answer:

It is a Metaphor, because you are comparing to what life is like, without using
“like or “as”.

Additional Comments:

Yes, but how does this help


the reader understand?

Question 24 1 / 1 pts

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Read the following excerpt from the book In the Footsteps of Crazy
Horse by Joseph Marshall III.

Jimmy looked down, but all he could see was their reflections.

Grandpa pointed at Jimmy’s. “What do you see there?” he asked

“Me-that’s me, Grandpa.”

“Are you sure, I could swear that’s Crazy Horse when he was your age.
Though his hair was probably a bit longer.”

This excerpt features this literary device to develop the story:

Metaphor

Simile

Personification

Correct! Allusion

None of the Above

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Question 25 1 / 1 pts

Read the following excerpt from the book In the Footsteps of Crazy

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Horse by Joseph Marshall III.

Jimmy looked down, but all he could see was their reflections.

Grandpa pointed at Jimmy’s. “What do you see there?” he asked

“Me-that’s me, Grandpa.”

“Are you sure, I could swear that’s Crazy Horse when he was your age.
Though his hair was probably a bit longer.”

*Crazy Horse was a Native American war leader of the Oglala Lakota in the 19th century.

What does the literary device featured in the excerpt help you to
understand about what is being described?

Your Answer:

It is an Allusion because they started talking about Crazy Horse. He was a


person that was alive a very long time ago. They are making a historical
reference.

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Question 26 1 / 1 pts

Read the following excerpt from Refugee by Alan Gratz.

It was pitch-black all around her, and the ocean was alive. Not alive with fish-
alive like the ocean was a living creature itself. It churned and roiled and

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roared with bubbles and foam. It beat at her, pushing her and pulling her like
a cat playing with the mouse it was about to eat.”

What mood does the author communicate or convey to the reader?

The scene is...

Depressing

Correct! Dangerous

Happy

Excited

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Question 27 1 / 1 pts

Read the sentence below and determine the literary term used.

“The notes just seemed to shimmer in the air like floating fire.”

(Page 129 of Jordan Sonnenblick’s Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie)

Correct! Simile

Metaphor

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Symbolism

Allusion

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Question 28 0 / 1 pts

How does the literary device help you understand what is being described?

“The notes just seemed to shimmer in the air like floating fire.”

(Page 129 of Jordan Sonnenblick’s Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie)

Your Answer:

It is a simile because it is comparing two things, and it has the word “like” in
it.

Additional Comments:

Yes, but how does this help


the reader's understanding?

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Question 29 1 / 1 pts

Read the following example.

“There was a ghost in the garden one dark and scary night! I saw it with my
own two eyes even though many do not believe me! It gave me such a
scare!”

The tone of this story is:

Optimistic

Bored

Depressed

Correct! Frightened

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