5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- blank verse
- a a break or pause (usually for sense) in the middle of a verse line
- b a direct opposite, a contrast
- c a theme or idea in a work of art or literature that is developed or repeated
- d a figure of speech that emphasizes its subject by conscious understatement
- e poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
5 Multiple choice questions
- A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry, determined by a certain number of feet
- a fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem:
- A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare dissimilar things.
- a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity
- The basic rhythmic unit of a line of poetry, formed by a combination of two or three syllables, either stressed or unstressed.
5 True/False questions
analogy → drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some respect
syntax → The grammatical structure of prose and poetry; sentence structure, punctuation and lines
fixed form → unrhymed verse without a consistent metrical pattern
consonance → the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of successive words
figurative language → A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare dissimilar things.