5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- extended metaphor
- a Two words back to back that mean opposite things. Pretty Ugly, or wise fool
- b a line with a pause at the end. Lines that end with a period, a comma, a colon, a semicolon, an exclamation point, or a question mark.
- c a sustained and formal poem setting for the poet's meditations upon death or another solemn theme.
- d an eight-line stanza. commonly refers to the first division of an Italian sonnet.
- e an implied analogy, or comparison, which is carried throughout a stanza or an entire poem.
5 Multiple choice questions
- rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
- The decisive moment and the turning point of the action in the plot of a play or story. The part which determines the outcome of the conflict.
- The struggle between opposing forces that provide the central action and interest in any literary plot.
- a seven-line stanza of iambic pentameter rhymed ababbcc.
- An extended speech in which a lone character expresses his or her thoughts
5 True/False questions
conceit → an unusual or startling analogy pointing to a striking parallel between two seemingly dissimilar things. comparing his soul and his wife's to legs of a mathematical compass.
masculine rhyme → rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
quatrain → a poem consisting of four lines of verse with a specific rhyming scheme.
lyric poem → a poem which employs a dramatic form or some element or elements of dramatic techniques as a means of achieving poetic ends.
Mood → the manner in which an author expresses his or her attitude; the intonation of the voice that expresses meaning. the result of allusion, diction, figurative language, imagery, irony, symbol, syntax, and style.