Abeka English 12 Literature Test 7 Study Guide

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Robinson Crusoe
What was the first novel to gain worldwide recognition?
Jonathan Swift
Who is known for being the greatest English prose satirist?
John Dryden
Who is known as the Father of Modern Literary Criticism
The two greatest literary forms during the eighteenth century were the novel and…
Daniel Defoe
Who laid the foundation for English realistic fiction?
What is a type of extended prose fiction?
What is a formal and complex type of lyrical poetry with a fixed purpose and one dignified theme?
What is a concise saying that is often witty or satiric?
What type of character stays essentially the same throughout the story?
What type of character is usually the hero of the story, who is usually in conflict with another character?
Joseph Addison
Who wrote the Tatler and The Spectator along with Richard Steele?
Who did Richard Steele write the Tatler in honor of?
“An Essay on Man”
What selection is the following quotation from: “Say first, of God above or Man below,/What can we reason but from what we know?”
The Spectator
What selection is the character Sir Roger de Coverley from?
Robinson Crusoe
What selection is the character Friday from?
In Gulliver’s Travels, what were the Yahoos?
In Gulliver’s Travels, what were the Houyhnhnms?
Gulliver’s Travels
Which work was a political satire to expose human institutions?
The Spectator
Which work was used for readers to strengthen their virtue and discretion?
The Tatler
Which work was reading to instruct men?
Robinson Crusoe
Which work was about a man shipwrecked on an island?
What is the redicule of human folly?
What is the arrangement of incidents or events?
What physical backround against which the events take place?
What is the central idea which gives a work meaning?
Who are the imaginary persons who carry out the action of the story?
What word refers to using words which sound like they mean?
Six inches
In Gulliver’s Travels, how tall were the Lilliputians?
His hat
What did the Lilliputians find that belonged to Gulliver?
Jonathan Swift
Who wrote Gulliver’s Travels?
Richard Steele
Who wrote the Tatler?
William Blackstone
Who wrote Commentaries on the Laws of England?
Alexander Pope
Who wrote “An Essay on Man”?
Daniel Defoe
Who wrote Robinson Crusoe?
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