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Poetry Part One Only Test

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5 Matching Questions

  1. Assonance
  2. Diction
  3. Connotation
  4. Catalog
  5. Metaphor
  1. a The repetition of similar vowel sounds followed by different consonant sounds, especially in words that are close together
  2. b A figure of speech that make a comparison between two unlike things without the use of specific words of comparison such as like, as, than, or resembles
  3. c A list of things, people, or events
  4. d A speaker or writer's choice of words
  5. e The associations and emotional overtones that have become attached to a word or phrase, in addition to its strict dictionary definition

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. The repetition of same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close together
  2. The running on of sense from the end of one line of verse to the next, without punctuated pause
  3. A word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of something else and is not meant to be taken literally
  4. A term used to describe language that deals with generalities and intangible concepts
  5. A metrical unit of poetry

5 True/False Questions

  1. IambA metrical unit of poetry

          

  2. Free versePoetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter

          

  3. Lyric PoemA speaker or writer's choice of words

          

  4. EpithetA descriptive word or phrase that is frequently used to characterize a person or thing

          

  5. CoupletTwo consecutive rhyming lines of poetry

          

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