Drama: Romeo and Juliet ~William Shakespeare


Short Story: “The Most Dangerous Game” ~ Richard Connell
“The Birds” ~ Daphne du Maurier
“Without Words” ~ Elliot Merrick
“The Scarlet Ibis” ~ James Hurst
“Witness for the Prosecution” ~ Agatha Christie
“Adventure of the Dancing Men” ~ Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
“Harrison Bergeron” ~ Kurt Vonnegut
“The Yellow Wallpaper” ~ Charlotte Perkins Gilman
“Raymond’s Run” ~ Toni Cade Bambara


Novel: Of Mice and Men ~ John Steinbeck

Non-Fiction: Hiroshima ~ John Hersey


Other: Shaking Hands with Shakespeare ~Allison Wedell Schumacher

Love That Dog ~ Sharon Creech
Assorted Poetry (see packet or Wiki)



The Format: This exam will be given in two parts, separately.

June 22 Part I. – 50 Multiple Choice Questions
These will be on literary elements, literary devices and the specific literature we have read this year.

May 31 Part II – Essay
The essay will involve a choice of prompts. You will be expected to respond to one prompt using details from your choice(s) of literary works read in class this year.



How to Prepare:
1) Review literary terms/devices found in your Course Pack (p. 27-54) and on your handouts:
*See Poetry Graphic Org., Short Story Analysis Sheets, and misc. handouts.
2) Review packets for each unit. Review packet study guide questions to help jog your memory.
3) Review proper citation format and work cited entries (Course Pack – Section 4 and Section 5)
4) Review the plagiarism policy/definition (Course Pack – Section 5, p. 2)
3) Review Multiple Choice / Reading Comprehension strategies (Course Pack – Section 3)
4) Review CUCC / proper essay writing format / HIDDEN / Essay Map (Course Pack - Section 4)
Remember to proofread your essay carefully!!





Literary Terms Review

2016-2017 FINAL EXAM
To prepare for the Final Exam you should make certain that you know the definitions of all terms listed on this review sheet. In addition to knowing the definitions, you should also be comfortable identifying examples for each.
Use the page numbers below from your Course Pack and Unit Packets.**


Term
Course Pack Page(s)
Poetry Packet Page(s)
Connotation / Denotation
33-34
8
Rhythm
50
10
Rhyme
50
9, 10, 31
End Rhyme
35
9, 31, 36
Internal Rhyme
39
9, 10, 31, 32, 36
Forced Rhyme
38
31, 34, 65
Rhyme Scheme
50
31, 54, 56
Tone
53-55
10, 42, 45
Mood
43
10
Allusion
27
11, 33
Imagery
39
11
Theme
53
11, 21-22
Refrain
48
11, 32
Alliteration
27
12, 15, 36
Onomatopoeia
44
13, 15
Personification
46
14, 15, 46
Sensory Language
50
15
Simile
51
16, 18, 40
Metaphor
42
17, 18, 40, 43
Extended Metaphor
43
43
Hyperbole
39
18














Course Pack Page(s)
Course Pack Page(s)
Poetry Packet Page(s)
Oxymoron
45
18
Juxtaposition
41
19
Repetition
49
19
Irony
40
19
Cliché
31
23-24
Pun
48
28
Idiom
39
25-27
Dialect
34
42
Dialogue
35
32-39
Free Verse
38
4-5
Sonnet
51
49-51
Line
42
29-30
Stanza
51
1, 29
Couplet
33
29-30
Quatrain
48
29-30
Lyrical Poetry
42
58
Narrative Poetry
43
32-39, 58, 54, 56
Prose
47
2
Poetry/Verse
46, 54
2
1st Person Narration
44
5, 32-39, 42, 45, 54, 56
3rd Person Narration
44
46, 62



Common themes in literature to think about:-Do we want to leave this on here, or just on the separate review sheet?
-Moral (vs. physical) courage is the hallmark of heroism.
-All people, in varying degrees, have the capacity for compassion.
-It is characteristic of humans to want to learn.
-Faith and determination are saving characteristics among humans.

-One’s attitude toward death speaks of his/her philosophy on life.

-Danger affects character.










Term
Course Pack Page(s)
Short Story Packet Page(s)
Plot
46
A-112
Setting
50
A-112
1st Person Narration
44
A-112
3rd Person Narration
44
A-112
Point of View

(limited, omniscient, objective)
47
A-112

*unreliable narrator
Conflict
32
A-112, 115
Theme
53
A-112
Foreshadowing
38
A-112
Characterization
29-30
A-113
Symbolism
53
A-113
Irony
40
A-113
Flashback
37
A-113
Cliffhanger
31
A-113
Ratiocination
48
A-114
Red Herring
48
A-114
Retardation
49
A-114
Static vs. Dynamic Character
29
A-114
Tone
53
A-114
Suspense
52
A-114
Protagonist/Antagonist
29
__
Satire
50
A-109



Terms From
Shaking Hands with Shakespeare (see your packets/quiz)
Farce
Prologue
Tragic Flaw
Slapstick
Ingénue
Soliloquy
Innuendo
Master of Revels
Groundling
Pun
Bard
Star-Crossed
Dramatis Personae
Comic Relief
Iambic Pentameter