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  1. Choose the sentence that uses quotation marks and italics correctly:

 

 a.

Joseph Conrad's short novel "Heart of Darkness" appears in many anthologies.

 

 b.

It has some thematic resemblances to his short story "An Outpost of Progress."

 

 c.

Both stories appear in an anthology entitled "Selected Works of Joseph Conrad."

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 2

 

  1. Choose the sentence that correctly punctuates the quotation:

 

 a.

Margaret Atwood describes educational female dolls as "The Female Body is made of transparent plastic" (90).

 

 b.

Atwood describes educational female dolls as "made of transparent plastic" (90).

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 3

 

Choose the sentence that correctly punctuates the quotation:

 

 a.

In Marlowe's poem "The Passionate Shepherd to His Love," the shepherd enticingly offers the girl "Fair-lined slippers for the cold With buckles of the purest gold." (15-16)

 

 b.

But in Raleigh's "The Nymph's Reply," the girl answers, "All those in me no means can move / To come to thee and be thy love" (19-20).

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 4

 

  1. Choose the sentence that uses quotation marks and italics correctly:

 

 a.

The Broadway musical Kismet used songs based on the music of Alexander Borodin.

 

 b.

Borodin, a notable Russian chemist, wrote the opera Prince Igor in his spare time.

 

 c.

In 1954 he was given a "Tony Award" for best musical, although he died in 1887.

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 5

 

  1. Choose the sentence that uses quotation marks and italics correctly:

 

 a.

Shakespeare's "Sonnet 18" begins, "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"

 

 b.

Sonnet 18 argues that art outlasts human life and immortalizes its human subjects.

 

 c.

Shakespeare wrote many sonnets, which have indeed outlasted him.
 

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 6

 

  1. Choose the sentence that uses quotation marks and italics correctly:

 

 a.

George Orwell's essay How the Poor Die describes conditions in a French hospital in the 1930s.

 

 b.

His book Down and Out in Paris and London also considers the plight of the poor.

 

 c.

Orwell died shortly after the end of World War Two.

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 7

 

  1. Choose the sentence that correctly punctuates the quotation:

 

 a.

Neil Bissoondath's essay "I'm Not Racist But" distinguishes between true racism and ignorance.

 

 b.

Neil says that well-meaning people sometimes just don't understand other cultures.

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 8

 

  1. Choose the sentence that correctly punctuates quotations:

 

 a.

King says that horror films invite us to: "lapse into simplicity, irrationality and even outright madness" (87).

 

 b.

King says that horror films invite us to "lapse into simplicity, irrationality and even outright madness" (87).

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 9

 

  1. Choose the sentence that correctly punctuates quotations:

 

 a.

Stephen King starts his essay "Why We Crave Horror Movies" by saying, "I think that we're all mentally ill" (86).

 

 b.

Stephen King starts his essay "Why We Crave Horror Movies" by saying "I think that we're all mentally ill". (86)

 

 

 

 

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QUESTION 10

 

  1. Choose the incorrectly punctuated section. If there is no error, choose "correct."
    In his essay "A Modest Proposal," Jonathan Swift satirically addresses the problem of poverty in Ireland, referring to the situation as "deplorable."

 

 a.

"A Modest Proposal" (use of quotation marks)

 

 b.

Proposal," (use of comma)

 

 c.

"deplorable"

 

 d.

correct

 

 

 

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