English 101:Final Exam review game Mrs. Pham Semester I Learning Target: Review key facts and information from first semester to prepare for your final exam. HW: Study for finals! Prepare your essay (with at least 6 quotes!).
Put the following in the correct order: • Conflict • Resolution • Climax • Rising Action • Exposition • Falling Action
The Correct Order Is: • Exposition • Rising Action • Conflict • Climax • Falling Action • Resolution
Question: • List one method of characterization.
Answer: • What a character says • What a character does • How a character acts or looks • What is said about a character
Question: • Write a sentence in 1st person point of view.
Answer: • I read the book The Secret Life of Bees. • Must use “I” or “me”.
Question: • Who is the narrator in a story that is told from 1st person point of view?
Answer: • One of the characters in the story • Example: “The Scarlet Ibis”, The Secret Life of Bees; “And Summer Was Gone”
Question: • Describe an “omniscient” narrator.
Answer: • Knows everything about all characters in the story • Knows all characters’ thoughts, actions, and feelings – not just one character’s.
Question: • Describe a 3rd person limited point of view.
Answer: • A 3rd person narrator • Only knows thoughts/feelings of one character, not all characters
Question: • Give an example of a story we read that was told from a 3rd person limited point of view.
Answer: • The Odyssey • Odysseus • “Button, Button”
Question: • What is irony?
Answer: • When something happens that is the opposite of what is expected to happen.
Question: • What is dramatic irony?
Answer: • When the reader or audience knows something that the characters don’t know.
Question: • What is symbolism?
Answer: • Something that represents something else.
Question: • Give an example of symbolism from one of the texts that we read.
Answer: • “The Cage”: fence • “Button, Button” : the button • Scarlet ibis: the scarlet ibis • SLB : Black Mary, bees
Question: • What is foreshadowing?
Answer: • Clues that will predict what will happen later in a story
Question: • What is imagery?
Answer: • Words that appeal to the five senses.
Question: • Create your own simile.
Question: • Create your own metaphor.
Question: • Who is the protagonist in a story?
Answer: • The main character or hero. • Pro = good
Question: • Who is the protagonist in The Odyssey?
Answer: • Odysseus
Question: • Who is an antagonist?
Answer: • The person who struggles against the protagonist in the story • Antag= against (like antagonize)
Question: • What did you include in the introduction of your hero speech?
Answer: • Hook • Background information and main points (Bridge/narrowing) • Thesis
Question: • Where is the thesis always located?
Answer: • The last sentence of the introduction
Question: Read the following thesis: Mother Teresa is a hero because she is selfless, caring, and religious. • What will the first body paragraph be about?
Answer: • Mother Teresa is a hero because she is selfless.
Question: Read the following thesis: Mother Teresa is a hero because she is selfless, caring, and religious. • What will be talked about last.
Answer: • Mother Teresa is a hero because she is religious.
Question: • What do you always include in a conclusion?
Answer: • Restate thesis • Restate main points • End with memorable statement (clincher)
Question: • What is the purpose of a literary analysis essay?
Answer: • Closely examines a piece of literature • Make an argument • Convince your reader to believe you • You wrote a literary analysis paper on The Secret Life of Bees. • You used quotations as support.
Question: • What is the purpose of a comparison paper?