5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- figurative language
- Nikki Giovanni
- a "Poetry"
- b a group of lines
- c language that creates pictures by appealing to the senses of sight, sound, touch, taste and smell
- d writing or speech meant to be understood imaginatively instead of literally
- e the repetition of initial consonant sounds
5 Multiple choice questions
- a regular rhythmic pattern in poetry. determined by the number of beats or stresses in each line
- a comparison in which one thing is spoken or written about as if it were another
- "Eating Alone"
- "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- the author's choice of words
5 True/False questions
simile → a comparison of two seemingly unlike things using the word like or as
Edna St. Vincent Millay → when something is known by the reader or audience but unknown to the characters
lyric poem → a highly musical type of poetry that expresses the emotions of a speaker
rhyme → the repetition of sounds in words
ballad → a poem that tells a story and is written in four-to-six line stanzas, usually meant to be sung, rhyming