1. You are sorting through a record collection and find a Simon and Garfunkel album that is titled Sounds of Silence.

a. irony

b. sarcasm

c. paradox


2. You hear a political candidate give a terribly long speech, one that rambles on and on. Afterward you might turn to a friend sitting next to you, roll your eyes, and say, “Well, that was short and to the point, wasn’t it?”

a. irony

b. sarcasm

c. paradox


3. Your friend proudly displays a t-shirt that proclaims, “To save time, let’s assume I know everything.”

a. irony

b. sarcasm

c. paradox

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