5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Figurative Language
- a A figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds often using like or as.
- b A pause within a line of poetry.
- c A lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.
- d Non-literal speech used to achieve a special effect.
- e A word meaning how it sounds.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A four-line stanza or a complete poem.
- A long, narrative poem on a great and serious subject.
- When a line of poetry continues to the next line without punctuation.
- Originally a song performed in ancient Greece to the accompaniment of a lyre. A term now used for any fairly short poem in the voice of a single speaker.
- A play on words.
5 True/False Questions
Analogy → A lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.
Symbol → Something that is itself and something else.
Metonymy → When an object/person is referred to by another object that is closely associated with it.
Tercet → Three lines of poetry forming a stanza or a complete poem.
Personification → A figure of speech where animals, ideas, or inorganic objects are given human characteristics.