5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A line of poetry.
- b a figure of speech comparing two different things using like or as
- c A figure of speech in which a writer deliberately makes a situation seem less important or serious than it is. Opposite of hyperbole.
- d The repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels, as in assonance.
- e words that imitate sounds
5 Multiple choice questions
- a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
- All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
- the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
- 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.
- a group of lines in a poem
5 True/False questions
meter → figure of speech comparing two different things
imagery → descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)
denotation → The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.
metaphor → figure of speech comparing two different things
symbolism → a figure of speech comparing two different things using like or as