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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Saying less than is true.
  2. A three-line stanza
  3. A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by swift action and narrated in a direct style. Song or song-like poem that tells a story. Ballads often tell stories that have tragic endings. Most ballads have a regular pattern of rhythm and rhyme and use simple language and repetition. Generally they have a refrain-lines or words repeated at regular intervals.
  4. Group of consecutive lines that form a single unit in a poem.
  5. Poetry that expresses a speaker's emotions or thoughts and does not tell a story.
  6. The grammatical order of words in a sentence or line of verse or dialogue. Normal syntax is: subject, verb, object.

5 True/False questions

  1. Open FormA type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern.

          

  2. Closed FormA type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern.

          

  3. QuatrainRepeated word, phrase, line, or group of lines. Though refrains are usually associated with poetry and songs, they are sometimes used in prose especially in speeches. Refrains create rhythm and may also build suspense or emphasize important words or ideas.

          

  4. MeterA three-line stanza

          

  5. Free VerseA type of structure or form in poetry characterized by freedom from regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, metrical pattern, and overall poetic structure. (Free verse)

          

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