Abeka English 12 Literature Test 7 Study Guide
Flashcard maker : Charles Clay
What was the first novel to gain worldwide recognition?
Who is known for being the greatest English prose satirist?
Who is known as the Father of Modern Literary Criticism
The two greatest literary forms during the eighteenth century were the novel and…
Who laid the foundation for English realistic fiction?
What is a type of extended prose fiction?
What is a formal and complex type of lyrical poetry with a fixed purpose and one dignified theme?
What is a concise saying that is often witty or satiric?
What type of character stays essentially the same throughout the story?
What type of character is usually the hero of the story, who is usually in conflict with another character?
Who wrote the Tatler and The Spectator along with Richard Steele?
Who did Richard Steele write the Tatler in honor of?
“An Essay on Man”
What selection is the following quotation from: “Say first, of God above or Man below,/What can we reason but from what we know?”
What selection is the character Sir Roger de Coverley from?
What selection is the character Friday from?
In Gulliver’s Travels, what were the Yahoos?
In Gulliver’s Travels, what were the Houyhnhnms?
Which work was a political satire to expose human institutions?
Which work was used for readers to strengthen their virtue and discretion?
Which work was reading to instruct men?
Which work was about a man shipwrecked on an island?
What is the redicule of human folly?
What is the arrangement of incidents or events?
What physical backround against which the events take place?
What is the central idea which gives a work meaning?
Who are the imaginary persons who carry out the action of the story?
What word refers to using words which sound like they mean?
In Gulliver’s Travels, how tall were the Lilliputians?
What did the Lilliputians find that belonged to Gulliver?
Who wrote Gulliver’s Travels?
Who wrote the Tatler?
Who wrote Commentaries on the Laws of England?
Who wrote “An Essay on Man”?
Who wrote Robinson Crusoe?