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MTTC English Competency Quiz

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1. What literary term describes a work that closely imitates the style or content of another with the specific aim of comic effect and/or ridicule?

2. In English grammar, what is the term for a word that takes the place of a noun?

3. Which poetic device involves the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words close to each other?

4. Identify the figure of speech that involves an exaggeration for emphasis or effect:

5. In literature, what term refers to the time and place in which the story occurs?

6. Which of the following best describes the purpose of a thesis statement in an essay?

7. Which term refers to a narrative technique where the order of events in the story is rearranged, often revealing the ending before the beginning?

8. What name is given to the specific words and phrases that create vivid sensory experiences for the reader?

9. Which of the following best defines a static character in literature?

10. Identify the main purpose of rhetorical questions in writing: