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1 AP Lang & Comp Terms Batch #5 (Review Game Version)

2 #1 Identify the literary term/device: The perspective that a narrative takes toward the events it describes.

3 Answer #1 Point of view

4 #2 Identify the literary device being used: The chairs of the English departments at Harvard, Cambridge, and Oxford all agree that Shakespeare was almost certainly the author of the plays that bear his name.

5 Answer #2 Expert opinion The citation of accredited authorities in support of an argument

6 #3 Identify the literary term/device: The misplacement of a person, occurrence, custom, or idea in time; also sometimes refers to an individual or thing that is incorrectly placed in time.

7 Answer #3 Anachronism

8 #4 Identify the literary term/device: The moment of greatest intensity in a text, or the major turning point in the plot.

9 Answer #4 climax

10 #5 Identify the literary term/device: A cleansing or purification of ones emotions through art.

11 Answer #5 catharsis

12 #6 Identify the literary term/device: Ideas, facts, or allegations spread to persuade others to support ones cause or to go against the opposing cause.

13 Answer #6 propaganda

14 #7 Identify the literary device being used: I came to bury Caesar, not to praise him. (Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, )

15 Answer #7 Antithesis The contrasting of ideas by the use of parallel structure in phrases or clauses

16 #8 Identify the literary term/device: A humorous and often satirical imitation of the style or particular work of another author.

17 Answer #8 parody

18 #9 Identify the literary device being used: The crown carries many responsibilities.

19 Answer #9 Metonymy A figure of speech in which something is referred to by one of its attributes.

20 #10 Identify the literary term/device: In writing, a practice or principle (such as a rule of spelling, grammar, or usage), that is accepted as true or correct.

21 Answer #10 Convention

22 #11 Identify the literary term/device: A narrative in which literal meaning corresponds directly with symbolic meaning.

23 Answer #11 Allegory

24 #12 Identify the literary term/device: A word or idea that can be understood in multiple ways; frequently refers to the condition of being obscure or difficult to understand.

25 Answer #12 Ambiguity

26 #13 Identify the literary device being used: Barber, baby, bubbles, and a bumblebee (Dr. Seuss, Dr. Seusss ABC: An Amazing Book)

27 Answer #13 Alliteration The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants, at the beginning of words.

28 #14 Identify the literary term/device: In an argument, a person cited because his or her opinion carries special weight or credibility.

29 Answer #14 Authority

30 #15 Identify the literary term/device: Any composition not written in verse

31 Answer #15 Prose

32 #16 Identify the literary term/device: A yearning for the past or for some condition or state of existence that cannot be recovered.

33 Answer #16 Nostalgia

34 #17 Identify the literary device being used: Its nothing. Im just bleeding to death is all.

35 Answer #17 Litotes Deliberate understatement, in which an idea or opinion is often affirmed by negating its opposite.

36 #18 Identify the literary device being used: Ive told you this a million times already.

37 Answer #18 Hyperbole Excessive overstatement or conscious exaggeration of fact.

38 #19 Identify the literary term/device: A style in which the narrator reports neutrally on the outward behavior of the characters but offers no interpretation of their actions or their inner states.

39 Answer #19 Third person objective point of view (objective narration)

40 #20 Identify the literary term/device: A work that exposes to ridicule the shortcomings of individuals, institutions, or society, often to make a political point.

41 Answer #20 satire

42 #21 Identify the literary term/device: Specific word choice used in a piece of writing, often chosen for effect but also for correctness and clarity.

43 Answer #21 diction

44 #22 Examples of this literary device: Same difference Jumbo shrimp Soft rock

45 Answer #22 Oxymoron The association of two contradictory terms

46 #23 Identify the literary term/device: The location of a narrative in time and space; helps to create mood or atmosphere.

47 Answer #23 Setting

48 #24 Identify the literary term/device: An extraordinary use of language to achieve a certain effect on an audience. Some examples are chiasmus, parallelism, rhetorical question, and synecdoche.

49 Answer #24 Rhetorical device

50 #25 Identify the literary term/device: In the context of writing and literature, this term refers to the reading public or to a specific group of intended readers.

51 Answer #25 Audience


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