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AP Lang & Comp Terms. Batch #5 (Review Game Version). #1. Identify the literary term/device: The perspective that a narrative takes toward the events it describes. Answer #1. Point of view. #2. Identify the literary device being used:

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ap lang comp terms

AP Lang & Comp Terms

Batch #5

(Review Game Version)

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#1

Identify the literary term/device:

The perspective that a narrative takes toward the events it describes.

answer 1
Answer #1

Point of view

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#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.

answer 2
Answer #2

Expert opinion

The citation of accredited authorities in support of an argument

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#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.

answer 3
Answer #3

Anachronism

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#4

Identify the literary term/device:

The moment of greatest intensity in a text, or the major turning point in the plot.

answer 4
Answer #4

climax

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#5

Identify the literary term/device:

A cleansing or purification of one’s emotions through art.

answer 5
Answer #5

catharsis

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#6

Identify the literary term/device:

Ideas, facts, or allegations spread to persuade others to support one’s cause or to go against the opposing cause.

answer 6
Answer #6

propaganda

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#7

Identify the literary device being used:

“I came to bury Caesar, not to praise him.”

(Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, 3.2.71)

answer 7
Answer #7

Antithesis

The contrasting of ideas by the use of parallel structure in phrases or clauses

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#8

Identify the literary term/device:

A humorous and often satirical imitation of the style or particular work of another author.

answer 8
Answer #8

parody

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#9

Identify the literary device being used:

The crown carries many responsibilities.

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Answer #9

Metonymy

A figure of speech in which something is referred to by one of its attributes.

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#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.

answer 10
Answer #10

Convention

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#11

Identify the literary term/device:

A narrative in which literal meaning corresponds directly with symbolic meaning.

answer 11
Answer #11

Allegory

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#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.

answer 12
Answer #12

Ambiguity

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#13

Identify the literary device being used:

“Barber, baby, bubbles, and a bumblebee”

(Dr. Seuss, Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Book)

answer 13
Answer #13

Alliteration

The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants, at the beginning of words.

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#14

Identify the literary term/device:

In an argument, a person cited because his or her opinion carries special weight or credibility.

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Answer #14

Authority

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#15

Identify the literary term/device:

Any composition not written in verse

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#16

Identify the literary term/device:

A yearning for the past or for some condition or state of existence that cannot be recovered.

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Answer #16

Nostalgia

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#17

Identify the literary device being used:

It’s nothing. I’m just bleeding to death is all.

answer 17
Answer #17

Litotes

Deliberate understatement, in which an idea or opinion is often affirmed by negating its opposite.

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#18

Identify the literary device being used:

I’ve told you this a million times already.

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Answer #18

Hyperbole

Excessive overstatement or conscious exaggeration of fact.

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#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.

answer 19
Answer #19

Third person objective point of view

(objective narration)

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#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.

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#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.

answer 21
Answer #21

diction

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#22

Examples of this literary device:

Same difference

Jumbo shrimp

Soft rock

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Answer #22

Oxymoron

The association of two contradictory terms

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#23

Identify the literary term/device:

The location of a narrative in time and space; helps to create mood or atmosphere.

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Answer #23

Setting

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#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.

answer 24
Answer #24

Rhetorical device

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#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.

answer 25
Answer #25

Audience