Language Technique Quiz

Question 1 of 10

Medal-premium 1

What is the purpose of using emotive language? For example "The bike was bright and rather bright looking"

Select one of the following:

  • To make the reader feel a certain way.

  • To elicit emotion and influence the reader.

  • To upset the reader to the point at which they go and neck themselves.

Question 2 of 10

Medal-premium 1

What is assonance?

Select one of the following:

  • Assonance is the repetition of a vowel sound. It is different from rhyme as it does not need to be at the end of each line of poetry: The man with the tan was the meanest in the land.

  • Ha Ha Ha Ha Pingas

  • Assonance is language that is informal. This can include words as well as phrases. You might use colloquial language when messaging your friends but not in a formal situation such as writing a letter to a business: I'm gonna go down to the beach. You wanna come?

Question 3 of 10

Medal-premium 1

What is Jargon?

Select one of the following:

  • Jargon is particular words that are used and understood only by people who are experts or specifically involved in different groups.

  • Jargon is a recognizable word, phrase or a concept that has been used so often that it has lost its impact.

  • The repetition of constant sounds at the start of a word.

Question 4 of 10

Medal-premium 1

Which of the following are examples of Alliteration?

Select one or more of the following:

  • The parched pavement peeled in the hot summer sun.

  • How now brown cow.

  • Little Janey bounced around on the pogo stick - boing, boing, boing.

  • The bike was very tired and rather sad-looking.

Question 5 of 10

Medal-premium 1

Which of the following are examples of Onomatopoeia.

Select one or more of the following:

  • The bike was very tired and sad-looking.

  • The engine of the bi-plane moaned as it executed a huge arc in the sky. The tires screeched as they hit the tarmac.

  • The sun sizzled softly in the afternoon.

  • The girl was skipping joyfully.

  • James whacked the cricket ball.

Question 6 of 10

Medal-premium 1

Colloquial language is language is Language that is

Select one of the following:

  • Informal

  • Doesn't make any sense

  • On pingas

  • Appointive

Question 7 of 10

Medal-premium 1

Neologism is

Select one or more of the following:

  • New words invented by social or cultural groups.

  • The level of emotive language that is aimed at changing your point of view on a subject.

  • A text that was written by someone on pingas.

Question 8 of 10

Medal-premium 1

A cliche is a

Select one of the following:

  • A recognizable word.

  • A word that you do not understand fully but seems relatively familiar.

  • A genetically modified MDMA that increases your level of concentration which allows you to achieve band 6's in all your HSC subjects.

Question 9 of 10

Medal-premium 1

A Rhetorical question is used mostly in

Select one of the following:

  • Essays and writing

  • Speeches and debates

  • Advertising and marketing

Question 10 of 10

Medal-premium 1

Which of the following is the most commonly used Australian slang term in modern society?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Chuck another shrimp on the barbie.

  • Good old skippy.

  • Lets cook some pingazz boyz

Icon_fullscreen

Language Technique Quiz

lukerose99
Quiz by , created over 1 year ago

Language Technique Quiz

Eye 14
Pin 0
Balloon-left 0
Tags
lukerose99
Created by lukerose99 over 1 year ago
Close