At the beginning of “Young Goodman Brown,” Brown’s wife says, “Pray tarry with me this night, dear husband, of all nights in the year.” This statement is an example of

What is the climax in Willa Cather’s short story “Paul’s Case”?
Paul jumps in front of the train.

A well-known type of allegory is
Aesop’s fables.

What does foreshadowing provide the reader in a story?
Hints of what’s coming next in the plot.

What type of character illustrates many of the traits associated with his or her stereotype?

A “femme fatale” is what type of character?

The identity an author creates for himself in a story is known as his

Which one of the following is characteristic of a character study?
Getting a glimpse into the character’s mind and heart is the most important element of the story.

Which of the following would /most likely/ be a character study?
A book about how Harry Potter changed throughout the series.

In “Young Goodman Brown,” Hawthorne reveals his feelings about his Puritan ancestors when
the dark man reveals that he helped Brown’s forebears persecute others.

An author’s purpose in using rhetoric is to
create a certain effect for the reader.

Archetypes are a type of _____ that appear throughout history.

What type of story is made up of extended symbolism?
An allegory.

What level of setting in a story takes place inside the character’s mind?

The level of setting in a story that’s the most realistic is

If an author wanted to write a book that showed the humor and the tragedy of life in a distant country, he or she would /most likely/ write a/an

What type of literature uses humor to point out the flaws and foolishness of people and society?

Twain’s account of Colonel Rall’s speech (“full of gunpowder and glory”) is contrasted most vividly to the Marion Ranger’s collective remorse over
the shooting of an unarmed rider.

Which of the following is /not/ considered a level of setting in a story?

Which of the following characters would be considered an archetype?
Funny sidekick.

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