Tuesday, February 10, 2015

BB Close-Reading Terms Quiz (Review)

Quiz Feb 17th

Review two passages:
Chapter 25
"The night, so luminous on the spar-deck, ....  ...were drawn up as much as at the scene of the promulgated sentence."
Chapter 29
"On the return-passage to the English fleet from the detached cruise during which occurred the events....  ...tho' here he kept the knowledge to himself, who Billy Budd was.

Look for examples of the following terms: irony, trope, allusion, syntax, paradox, antecedent, pathetic fallacy, metonymy, punctuation, allegory.

Be prepared to discuss concepts involving contrast and emphasis; and to identify similar to terms to group with Faulty Causality and Faulty Authority.