Flashcards in Prose and Poetry Deck (23)
It is made up of letters and words; it is from the latin word "litera" - acquaintance with letters or words
What are the two major forms of literature?
It is a form of literature that has figurative form and is strict in form.
It is a form of literature that is in a normal way of speaking and is conversational.
What are the categories or genres of literature?
It is a genre of literature that can be narrative fiction, novels, short stories, romances epics or myths.
It is a genre of literature that relies on imagery, figurative language, and sound.
It is a genre of literature that is designed to be performed by actors, presents fictional events as if they were happening at present.
It is a genre of literature that consists of news, reports, feature articles, essays, editorials, textbooks, historical, biographical works, and the like.
What are the kinds poetry?
It is a poem which can be sung and was played with the use of a lyre in the old times.
It is a poem that tells the story.
It is a poem which lines can be performed on plays.
What are the figures of speech?
It is a figure of speech that compares unlike or dissimilar objects using the word "like" or "as"
It is a figure of speech that a comparison is drawn between two dissimilar or unlike things without the use of "like" or "as".
It is a figure of speech that gives life to the animals, ideas, or objects.
It is a figure of speech that an exaggeration or overstatement is made to illustrate a point.
It is a figure of speech that deliberates an understatement, especially when expressing a thought by denying or negating its opposite.
A figure of speech that a part represents a whole or a whole represents a part.
Figure of speech that repeats the first letter of a word.
Figure of speech that the words are written like the sound they make.