5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- blank verse
- didactic poem
- a a poem which is intended primarily to teach a lesson.
- b double-meaning, especially when the second is impolite.
- c A nickname associated with a certain character. Dog is man's best friend. Calling the creature demon or wretch.
- d unrhymed iambic pentameter
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- a deliberate, extravagant, and often outrageous exaggeration.
- a reference in work of literature to something outside the work, especially to a well-known historical or literary event, person, or work.
- rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
- a short work of nonfiction prose in which a writer attempts to fulfill a specific purpose.
- That atmosphere of a literary work with the intention of evoking a certain emotion from the audience. may be created by setting, voice, tone, and theme.
5 True/False questions
elegy → a sustained and formal poem setting for the poet's meditations upon death or another solemn theme.
Anthropomorphism → A short, pithy and instructive statement of truth. Same thing as a Maxim.
rhyme royal → rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
Deconstruction → A literary device: a suggested, implied or evocative meaning.
ballad meter → a four-line stanza rhymed abcd with four feet in lines one and three and three feet in lines two and four.