5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Any resemblance (similarity) between otherwise unlike objects.
- b A stanza of two lines which usually rhyme.
- c Exaggeration not meant to be taken literally.
- d A pause within a line of poetry.
- e A four-line stanza or a complete poem.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A repetition of consonant sounds within words.
- The leaving out of an unstressed syllable or vowel, usually in order to keep a regular meter in a line of poetry.
- A word meaning how it sounds.
- When a word or phrase is compared to something it does not literally resemble in order to emphasize particular qualities.
- A figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds often using like or as.
5 True/False questions
Stanza → A play on words.
Lyric → A long, narrative poem on a great and serious subject.
Metonymy → When an object/person is referred to by another object that is closely associated with it.
Pun → A play on words.
Elegy → A lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.