5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- "Composition with Red, Yellow, and Blue"
- Don Marquis
- a 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
- b American poet, playwright, and short story writer who wrote about Archy and Mehitabel
- c term for a six-line stanza
- d groups of lines having the same metrical pattern repeated throughout
- e geometrical painting by Piet Mondrian
5 Multiple choice questions
- form that has no rhythm or meter and tends to follow the normal rhythms and cadences of speech
- a phrase or sentence which is repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza
- term for a three-line stanza
- Hungarian painter of optical art, including "Alom"
- term for a two-line stanza
5 True/False questions
William Shakespeare → author who wrote dozens of plays, including "Romeo and Juliet," "Hamlet," and "Macbeth," as well as over a hundred sonnets; possibly the greatest writer of all time; author of "Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"
figured poem (shaped verse) → poem that is constructed in such a way that the printed shape suggests the topic of the poem
continuous form → form of poetry with no grouping of lines or breaks
"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" → poem by Robert Frost that begins with these lines:
"Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village, though..."
"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" → geometrical painting by Piet Mondrian