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The following quote is an example of what type of figurative language? In a sense we have come to our nation's capital to cash a check.
a) personification b) alliteration c) onomatopoeia d) repetition
a comparison to make a stronger point
a) allusion b) alliteration c) anaphora d) analogy
a statement that appears to be contradictory by includes a latent truth
a) alliteration/imagery b) idiom/hyperbole c) analogy/metaphor d) paradox/oxymoron
an arbitrary sign that has acquired a conventional significance
a) analogy b) metaphor c) anaphora d) symbollism
an indirect reference to something in order to make a point
a) illusion b) hyperbole c) symbollism d) allusion
With this faith we will be able to transform the jangling discords of our nation into a beautiful symphony of brotherhood-
a) simile b) metaphor c) personification d) hyperbole
successive clauses beginning the same way
a) allusion b) analogy c) anaphora d) alliteration
tone is
a) a comparison of two unlike objects b) a quality that reveals the attitudes of the author c) how the reader feels in reaction to reading the piece d) the sound produced when reading the text
right or clockwise
a) branchy b) dextro c) caust d) cata
state of
a) kin b) ose c) mem d) tude
a) work b) muscle c) follow d) arrangement
a) will b) ferment c) put d) an element
Which stems define body parts
a) labor, gress, vac b) kin, dactyl, phyl c) blasto, chiro, vore d) dactyl, chiro, myo
Which stems define movement
a) ventri, gastro, myo b) gress, phor, labor c) opia, ef, saur d) terr, cata, dor
which stems define size
a) cephalo, chiro, macro b) milli, osis, gress c) oli, branchy, macro d) phos, gon, haplo
Which stems define parts of the body
a) pod, rhiz, schizo b) vintri, brachio, dor c) here, cephalo, pod d) vore, embryo, som
Which stems define plants/parts of plants
a) phag, phyte, phyl b) rhiz, phyll, phyte c) d)
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