English 3 part 1 pretest.rtf - According to Safire all the...

This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 9 pages.

According to Safire, all the following words are usual examples of onomatopoeia except:
Which phrase from the Declaration of Independence is charged, or filled with emotion?
Which of the following is the best substitute for the word emit in this sentence:
If you were reading aloud these lines from "One Art," at what point would you make your first full stop?
Which words are an example of a slant rhyme?
What does London suggest when he writes, The dog did not know anything about thermometers … But the brute had its instinct, in "To Build a Fire"?
In which sentence is the meaning of the word oppresses expressed?
The poet writes about how the death of loved ones weighs on her.The following sentence from "Self-Reliance" is which type of figurative language?
In "Letter from Birmingham City Jail," what does King describe as the problem that he and the protesters have been fighting against?
Which technique of speeches does Franklin use in this passage?From such an assembly can a perfect production be expected?

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture