Which of the following statements offers the best definition of â€śrhetoricâ€ť ?
A. Questions for which the answers are obvious
B. Persuasive writing and speaking
C. Writing that is complicated and scholarly
D. Logical writing and speaking
A. What is literature?
B. Why do people write literature?
C. What are the effects of literature?
D. All of these.
A. Marxist theory
B. psychoanalytic theory
C. postcolonial theory
In â€śCharacters of Shakespeareâ€™s Playsâ€ť, what does William Hazlitt mean when he states the following: â€śWe do not like to see our authorâ€™s plays acted, and least of all, â€™Hamletâ€™. There is no play that suffers so much in being transferred to the stageâ€ť ?
A. Hamlet cannot be staged properly because of the complexity of the playâ€™s use of language.
B. Hamlet is not relevant to the Romantic age.
C. The role of Hamlet cannot be properly played by any actor.
D. Hamlet is a work that was written to be read, not performed.
A. Members of the audience who comment on the playâ€™s actions
B. Characters who remind the audience that the play is fictional
C. A group of characters who comment on the actions of the play while participating in them
D. A group of characters who comment on the actions of the play while not participating in them
A. Poundâ€™s â€śIn a Station of the Metroâ€ť
B. Bishopâ€™s â€śOne Artâ€ť
C. Audenâ€™s â€śPaysage MoralisĂ©â€ť
D. William Shakespeareâ€™s â€śSonnet 18â€ť