5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- internal rhyme
- a Rhyming within a poetic line.
- b a device in literature where an object represents an idea
- c A line of poetry.
- d How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
- e the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.
- the contrast between what is expected and what actually exists or happens
- A figure of speech in which a writer deliberately makes a situation seem less important or serious than it is. Opposite of hyperbole.
- a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
- a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry
5 True/False Questions
oxymoron → Putting two contradictory words together. Examples: liquid gas, seriously funny, minor crisis, jumbo shrimp.
foreshadowing → Putting two contradictory words together. Examples: liquid gas, seriously funny, minor crisis, jumbo shrimp.
simile → descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)
puns → The 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.
imagery → a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry