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English Review Jeopardy!

Gramma Literary
Poetry Authors A Terms
r Terms
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Grammar for 100
people, places or things
Grammar for 200
the set of rules one needs to know in
order to competently form sentences in a
language
Grammar for 300

In English, the three ___________ are


indicative, imperative, and subjunctive.
Grammar for 400

a conventional or customary manner of


presenting language
Grammar for 500

indicating that something, when compared with


two or more other things, has a quality to the
greatest or least degree.
Poetry for 100

a unit of poetry such as a stanza or a line


Poetry for 200

a 14 line poem stating the poet's personal feelings


Poetry for 300
it is the most famous poem in American
literature
Poetry for 400
unit used to measure rhythm in a line of
poetry
Poetry for 500

the longest poem in the world


Authors for 100

Alice in Wonderland
Authors for 200
Fahrenheit 451
Authors for 300

1818 novel had the sub-title


'The Modern Prometheus?
(man made monster)
Authors for 400

The Odyssey
Authors for 500

The Fountain Head


Literary Terms for 100

the central idea or message of a work, the


insight it offers into life
Literary Terms for 200

from the Greek for orator, this term describes the


principles governing the art of writing effectively,
eloquently, and persuasively.
Literary Terms for 300

an adjective that describes words, phrases, or general


tone that is overly scholarly, academic, or bookish
(language that might be described as show-offy)
Literary Terms for 400
a work that closely imitates the style or content
of another with the specific aim of comic effect
and/or ridicule
Literary Terms for 500

the use of slang or informalities in


speech or writing
A Terms for 100
the opposition or contrast of ideas;
the direct opposite.
A Terms for 200
the device of using character and/or story
elements symbolically to represent an
abstraction in addition to the literal meaning.
A Terms for 300

the repetition of sounds, especially initial


consonant sounds in two or more
neighboring words
A Terms for 400

a direct or indirect reference to something which is


presumably commonly known, such as an event, book,
myth, place, or work of art
A Terms for 500

A terse statement of known authorship which


expresses a general truth or a moral principle.
Grammar 100

Answer: noun
Grammar 200

Answer: grammar
Grammar 300

Answer: moods
Grammar 400

Answer: style
Grammar 500

Answer: superlative
Poetry 100

Answer: verse
Poetry 200

Answer: sonnet
Poetry 300

Answer: The Road Not Taken


Poetry 400

Answer: meter
Poetry 500

Answer: Mahabharata
Authors 100

Answer: Lewis Carroll


Authors 200

Answer: Ray Bradbury


Authors 300

Answer: Mary Shelley


Authors 400

Answer: Homer
Authors 500

Answer: Ayn Rand


Literary Terms 100

Answer: theme
Literary Terms 200

Answer: rhetoric
Literary Terms 300

Answer: pedantic
Literary Terms 400

Answer: parody
Literary Terms 500

Answer: colloquial
A-Terms 100

Answer: antithesis
A-Terms 200

Answer: allegory
A-Terms 300

Answer: alliteration
A-Terms 400

Answer: allusion
A-Terms 500

Answer: aphorism