5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Nikki Giovanni
- Robert Frost
- a a figure of speech in which an animal, thing, force of nature, or an idea is described as if it were human or is given human characteristics
- b "Poetry"
- c a poem that tells a story and is written in four-to-six line stanzas, usually meant to be sung, rhyming
- d "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- e the repetition of initial consonant sounds
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the author's choice of words
- the pattern of beats, or stresses, in a line of poetry
- the character who speaks in or narrates the poem
- the set of ideas or emotional associations it suggests in addition to its actual meaning
- language that creates pictures by appealing to the senses of sight, sound, touch, taste and smell
5 True/False Questions
simile → the way a writer uses language to reflect his or her unique personality and attitude toward topic, form, and audience
meter → a poem to honor or praise someone or something
Jamaica Kincaid → when something is known by the reader or audience but unknown to the characters
Naomi Shihab Nye → the repetition of vowel sounds
William Shakespeare → "Sonnet 18"