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5 Matching Questions

  1. Epitaph
  2. Shakespearean/English (Sonnet)
  3. Rhyme Scheme
  4. Couplet
  5. Aubade
  1. a A sonnet that contains three quatrains and concluding couplet in iambic pentameter, rhyming "abab cdcd efef gg" or "abba cddc efef gg"
  2. b 2-lined stanza
  3. c A lyric about dawn or morning serenade, a song of lovers parting at dawn
  4. d A short elegy inscribed on a tombstone or monument
  5. e A pattern of rhymes with a unit of verse; in analysis, each end rhyme-sound is represented by a letter

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. An extra unaccented syllable at the beginning of a line before the meter begins
  2. A foot with stressed, unstressed, and stressed syallables
  3. Rhyme in which only the last, accented syllables of the rhyming words correspond exactly in sound; most common end rhyme
  4. A division of a poem based on thought or form
  5. A French verse form, strictly calculated to appear simple and spontaneous, five tercets and a final quatrain, rhyming "aba aba aba aba aba abaa". Lines 1,6,12,18 and 3, 9, 15, and 19 are the refrain

5 True/False Questions

  1. PersonificationThe literal or dictionary meaning of a word


  2. FormA long, dignified narrative poem which gives an account of a hero important to his nation or race


  3. Double EntendreOne foot


  4. CatalexisThe use of inharmonious sounds in close conjuction for effect; opposite of euphony


  5. HexameterSeven feet


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