6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Repetition of accented vowel sounds and all sounds following them in words that are close together in a poem. The most common type of rhyme, end rhyme, occurs at the end of lines.
- A type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern.
- A three-line stanza
- Contrast or discrepancy between expectation and reality. In verbal irony a speaker says one thing but means the opposite. In situational irony what actually happens is the opposite of what is expected or appropriate. Dramatic irony occurs when the reader or the audience knows something important that a character does not know.
- A four-line stanza in a poem.
- Two consecutive lines of poetry that form a unit, often emphasized by rhythm or rhyme.
5 True/False questions
Refrain → Repeated 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.
Lyric Poetry → Poetry that expresses a speaker's emotions or thoughts and does not tell a story.
Open Form → A type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern.
Syntax → The grammatical order of words in a sentence or line of verse or dialogue. Normal syntax is: subject, verb, object.
Stanza → The way an author chooses words, arranges them in sentences or in lines of dialogue or verse, and develops ideas and actions with descriptions, imagery, and other literary techniques.