5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- fixed form
- Matsuo Bash
- Piet Mondrian
- a Japanese poet who is considered to be the greatest master of haiku; abandoned warfare to write poetry and helped develop the art of haiku
- b traditional pattern which applies to an entire poem
- c poem by Robert Frost that begins with these lines:
"Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village, though..."
- d Dutch painter of "Composition with Red, Yellow, and Blue"; known for the precision of his geometrical arrangements
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- poem that is constructed in such a way that the printed shape suggests the topic of the poem
- one of the most promising English poets of the Romantic period who wrote poetry characterized by rich imagery and symbolism; wrote "On the Grasshopper and Cricket"
- term for an eight-line stanza
- sonnet that has two parts, an octave and a sestet, which represent a division in thought
- a five-line poem of two, four, six, eight, and two syllables
5 True/False questions
Victor Vasarely → Hungarian painter of optical art, including "Alom"
sonnet → a fourteen-line poem (usually written in iambic pentameter) with a definite pattern of two basic varieties, Italian or English
quatrain → term for a five-line stanza
"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" → poem by Robert Frost that includes the lines:
"The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep..."
"Alom" → name of the optical art by Victor Vasarely contrasting red and blue squares and circles