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5 Matching Questions

  1. mood
  2. symbolism
  3. internal rhyme
  4. verse
  5. rhyme
  1. a Rhyming within a poetic line.
  2. b a device in literature where an object represents an idea
  3. c A line of poetry.
  4. d How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
  5. e the repetition of sounds at the ends of words

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.
  2. the contrast between what is expected and what actually exists or happens
  3. A figure of speech in which a writer deliberately makes a situation seem less important or serious than it is. Opposite of hyperbole.
  4. a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
  5. a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry

5 True/False Questions

  1. oxymoronPutting two contradictory words together. Examples: liquid gas, seriously funny, minor crisis, jumbo shrimp.

          

  2. foreshadowingPutting two contradictory words together. Examples: liquid gas, seriously funny, minor crisis, jumbo shrimp.

          

  3. similedescriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)

          

  4. punsThe usually humorous use of a word in such a way as to suggest two or more of its meanings or the meaning of a another word similar in sound. Example: I used to have a fear of boats, but that ship has sailed.

          

  5. imagerya pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry

          

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