5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- figured poem (shaped verse)
- "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- Don Marquis
- E. E. Cummings
- stanza form
- a American poet, author, and playwright who believed strongly in individualism when writing poetry; author of "i thank You God for most this amazing"
- b poem by Robert Frost that begins with these lines:
"Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village, though..."
- c American poet, playwright, and short story writer who wrote about Archy and Mehitabel
- d poem that is constructed in such a way that the printed shape suggests the topic of the poem
- e form of poetry written with groups of lines having the same metrical pattern repeated throughout
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- name for a fixed form of five lines with an anapestic rhythm and a rhyme scheme of aabba; especially suitable to light and humorous themes or nonsense
- term for a two-line stanza
- Hungarian painter of optical art, including "Alom"
- a Japanese form, usually unrhymed, that consists of three lines with five, seven, and five syllables respectively; attempts to present and image and suggest an insight while evoking an emotional response or mood
- term for a three-line stanza
5 True/False Questions
sestet → term for a seven-line stanza
Robert Frost → author of "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
cinquain → term for a five-line stanza
continuous form → form of poetry with no grouping of lines or breaks
English or Shakespearean sonnet → sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet; often presents three examples or ideas in the quatrains, and a conclusion in the couplets