ABEKA WORLD LITERATURE TEST 6 (SEMESTER EXAM) – Flashcards

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wrote "The Inspiration of Mr. Budd"
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Dorothy Sayers
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Thomas á Kempis wrote this devotional book
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~Of the Imitation of Christ~
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excelsior
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still higher
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wrote "The Great Stone Face"
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Hawthorne
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the one most like the Great Stone Face
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Ernest
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The Gessler brothers in "Quality" made what?
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boots
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use of soft, smooth sounds
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euphony
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use of rough, harsh sounds
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cacophony
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pattern "nike swoosh nike swoosh ' "
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anapestic
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pattern " ' nike swoosh nike swoosh"
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dactylic
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pattern "nike swoosh ' "
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iambic
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pattern " ' nike swoosh"
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trochaic
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pattern " ' ' "
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spondaic
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"the land was ours before we were the lans's" is an example of what?
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iambic pentameter
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wrote "The Destruction of Sennacherib"
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Byron
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Psalms use the construction of two or more thoughts in the same pattern
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parallelism
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in "What Men Live By," Michael learns that men live by what?
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love
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a sonnet is an example of what?
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fixed form
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a Petrarchan sonnet is also called what?
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Italian sonnet
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how many lines are in a couplet?
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two
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wrote ~Silas Marner~
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George Elliot
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what time of year is described in "Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"?
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autumn
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in what country did haiku poetry originate?
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Japan
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hired man in "The Death of the Hired Man"
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Silas
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Edgar Allen Poe wrote a poem about a ____ tapping at a chamber door
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raven
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Leiningen finally conquered the invading ants by doing what?
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flooding his plantation
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Mr. Budd dyed William Strickland's hair what color?
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green
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wrote "The Erl-king"
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Goethe
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to say that a pine tree "sleeps" and "dreams" is an example of what?
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personification
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wrote "The Pied Piper of Hamelin"
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Browning
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how many lines are in a limerick?
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five
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wrote "i thank you god for this most amazing"
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Cummings
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Jimmy Valentine changed his name to what?
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Ralph Spencer
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what subject does Miss Dove teach?
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geography
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involves only one syllable
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masculine rhyme
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Pearl S. Buck grew up in what country?
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China
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what is the "IT" in "I Like to See It Lap the Miles"?
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train
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arrangement of incidents or events in a story
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plot
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central idea which gives a work meaning
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theme
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sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet
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English
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what form of poetry did Robert Browning perfect?
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the dramatic monologue
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"I wanted to pass for childless once"
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Godfrey Cass
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married Silas's fiancee
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William Dane
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innkeeper
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Mr. Snell
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tailor and parish clerk
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Mr. Macey
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"for I am ugly--there's no denying that: I feature my father's family"
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Priscilla Lammeter
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wheelwright
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Ben Winthrop
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orphan found on a hearth
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Eppie Marner
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"as for her own person, it gave the same idea of perfect unvarying neatness as the body of a little bird"
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Nancy Lammeter Cass
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Raveloe's rector
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Mr. Crackenthorp
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drowned in the Stone-pits
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Dunstan Cass
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"she was the person always first thought of in ravel when there was an illness or death in a family"
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Dolly Winthrop
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found dead in the snow
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Molly Farren
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"the Squire's sister, as well as the doctor's wife--a double dignity, with which her diameter was in direct proportion"
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Mrs. Kimble
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blank verse
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unrhymed iambic pentameter
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rhythm
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regular recurrence of sound or motion
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meter
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occurrence of rhythm at regular intervals
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quatrain
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group of four lines
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protagonist
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the main character or rival
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rhyme
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correspondence of sounds
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free verse
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poetry with no metrical pattern
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antagonist
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an opposing character or rival
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Robert Frost
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American poet who wrote about New England rural life
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Victor Hugo
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French author who is best known for his novels ~Les Misérables~ and ~The Hunchback of Notre Dame~
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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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only American to have his bust placed in the Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey
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Isaac Watts
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English writer of metrical Psalms
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Alfred Lord Tennyson
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19th-century Victorian poet
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Katherine Mansfield
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writer from New Zealand
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Christina Rossetti
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English poet of Italian ancestry
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Leo Tolstoy
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Russian novelist
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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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British author who created Sherlock Holmes
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"his queer long coat from heel to head/was half of yellow and half of red"
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"Pied Piper of Hamelin"
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"how they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle,/in the icy air of night"
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"The Bells"
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"I know how the caged bird feels, alas!"
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"Sympathy"
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"this thou perceivest, which makes thy love more strong, to love that well which thou must leave ere long"
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"Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"
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"into each life some rain must fall,/some days must be dark and dreary
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"The Rainy Day"
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"forgive my hat"
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"The Garden-party"
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question
wrote "The Inspiration of Mr. Budd"
answer
Dorothy Sayers
question
Thomas á Kempis wrote this devotional book
answer
~Of the Imitation of Christ~
question
excelsior
answer
still higher
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wrote "The Great Stone Face"
answer
Hawthorne
question
the one most like the Great Stone Face
answer
Ernest
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The Gessler brothers in "Quality" made what?
answer
boots
question
use of soft, smooth sounds
answer
euphony
question
use of rough, harsh sounds
answer
cacophony
question
pattern "nike swoosh nike swoosh ' "
answer
anapestic
question
pattern " ' nike swoosh nike swoosh"
answer
dactylic
question
pattern "nike swoosh ' "
answer
iambic
question
pattern " ' nike swoosh"
answer
trochaic
question
pattern " ' ' "
answer
spondaic
question
"the land was ours before we were the lans's" is an example of what?
answer
iambic pentameter
question
wrote "The Destruction of Sennacherib"
answer
Byron
question
Psalms use the construction of two or more thoughts in the same pattern
answer
parallelism
question
in "What Men Live By," Michael learns that men live by what?
answer
love
question
a sonnet is an example of what?
answer
fixed form
question
a Petrarchan sonnet is also called what?
answer
Italian sonnet
question
how many lines are in a couplet?
answer
two
question
wrote ~Silas Marner~
answer
George Elliot
question
what time of year is described in "Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"?
answer
autumn
question
in what country did haiku poetry originate?
answer
Japan
question
hired man in "The Death of the Hired Man"
answer
Silas
question
Edgar Allen Poe wrote a poem about a ____ tapping at a chamber door
answer
raven
question
Leiningen finally conquered the invading ants by doing what?
answer
flooding his plantation
question
Mr. Budd dyed William Strickland's hair what color?
answer
green
question
wrote "The Erl-king"
answer
Goethe
question
to say that a pine tree "sleeps" and "dreams" is an example of what?
answer
personification
question
wrote "The Pied Piper of Hamelin"
answer
Browning
question
how many lines are in a limerick?
answer
five
question
wrote "i thank you god for this most amazing"
answer
Cummings
question
Jimmy Valentine changed his name to what?
answer
Ralph Spencer
question
what subject does Miss Dove teach?
answer
geography
question
involves only one syllable
answer
masculine rhyme
question
Pearl S. Buck grew up in what country?
answer
China
question
what is the "IT" in "I Like to See It Lap the Miles"?
answer
train
question
arrangement of incidents or events in a story
answer
plot
question
central idea which gives a work meaning
answer
theme
question
sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet
answer
English
question
what form of poetry did Robert Browning perfect?
answer
the dramatic monologue
question
"I wanted to pass for childless once"
answer
Godfrey Cass
question
married Silas's fiancee
answer
William Dane
question
innkeeper
answer
Mr. Snell
question
tailor and parish clerk
answer
Mr. Macey
question
"for I am ugly--there's no denying that: I feature my father's family"
answer
Priscilla Lammeter
question
wheelwright
answer
Ben Winthrop
question
orphan found on a hearth
answer
Eppie Marner
question
"as for her own person, it gave the same idea of perfect unvarying neatness as the body of a little bird"
answer
Nancy Lammeter Cass
question
Raveloe's rector
answer
Mr. Crackenthorp
question
drowned in the Stone-pits
answer
Dunstan Cass
question
"she was the person always first thought of in ravel when there was an illness or death in a family"
answer
Dolly Winthrop
question
found dead in the snow
answer
Molly Farren
question
"the Squire's sister, as well as the doctor's wife--a double dignity, with which her diameter was in direct proportion"
answer
Mrs. Kimble
question
blank verse
answer
unrhymed iambic pentameter
question
rhythm
answer
regular recurrence of sound or motion
question
meter
answer
occurrence of rhythm at regular intervals
question
quatrain
answer
group of four lines
question
protagonist
answer
the main character or rival
question
rhyme
answer
correspondence of sounds
question
free verse
answer
poetry with no metrical pattern
question
antagonist
answer
an opposing character or rival
question
Robert Frost
answer
American poet who wrote about New England rural life
question
Victor Hugo
answer
French author who is best known for his novels ~Les Misérables~ and ~The Hunchback of Notre Dame~
question
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
answer
only American to have his bust placed in the Poet's Corner of Westminster Abbey
question
Isaac Watts
answer
English writer of metrical Psalms
question
Alfred Lord Tennyson
answer
19th-century Victorian poet
question
Katherine Mansfield
answer
writer from New Zealand
question
Christina Rossetti
answer
English poet of Italian ancestry
question
Leo Tolstoy
answer
Russian novelist
question
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
answer
British author who created Sherlock Holmes
question
"his queer long coat from heel to head/was half of yellow and half of red"
answer
"Pied Piper of Hamelin"
question
"how they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle,/in the icy air of night"
answer
"The Bells"
question
"I know how the caged bird feels, alas!"
answer
"Sympathy"
question
"this thou perceivest, which makes thy love more strong, to love that well which thou must leave ere long"
answer
"Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"
question
"into each life some rain must fall,/some days must be dark and dreary
answer
"The Rainy Day"
question
"forgive my hat"
answer
"The Garden-party"