5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Petrarchan sonnet
- figure of speech
- a figure of speech in which some significant aspect or detail of an experience is used to represent the whole experience
- b is the representation of one thing by another thing. A statue is an image. Figurative language is a another word to describe the word_____________
- c the internal organization of a poem's content
- d a sonnet consisting of an octave rhyming ABBAABBA and of a sestet using any arrangement of two or three additional rhymes, such as CDCDCD or CDECDE
- e any way of saying something other than the ordinary way; a way of saying something and meaning another
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Longer than some poems, it is usually a slowly unfolding description of some event and often includes humor. It is easy to read and is usually sequential.
- the repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of accented syllables or important words (hat, tan, amber)Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary(the a in Mary, Mary, Contrary)
- a statement or situation containing apparently contradictory or incompatible elements
- Slant Rhyme- example- bit and hat
Exact Rhyme- example- love and glove
- a situation in which there is an incongruity between actual circumstances and those that would seem appropriate, or between what is anticipated and what actually comes to pass
5 True/False Questions
didactic poetry → poetry having as a primary purpose to teach or preach
quatrain → a fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza form
Lyric Poem → Long ago poets wrote these very long poems. They include heroic figures, a dignified theme, organic unity and an orderly progress of events. Modern long poems do not fall into this category.
simile → a figure of speech in which an explicit comparison is made between two things essentially unlike. (like, as, than)
Free Verse → This is a poetry form... There is no external pattern, but there is often an implied of "felt" pattern.