← Period 6 Poetry Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a Any resemblance (similarity) between otherwise unlike objects.
- b When an object/person is referred to by another object that is closely associated with it.
- c A figure of speech where animals, ideas, or inorganic objects are given human characteristics.
- d A pause within a line of poetry.
- e A four-line stanza or a complete poem.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.
- When a word or phrase is compared to something it does not literally resemble in order to emphasize particular qualities.
- Something that is itself and something else.
- A poem written in the voice of a character assumed by the poet.
- Exaggeration not meant to be taken literally.
5 True/False Questions
Tercet → Three lines of poetry forming a stanza or a complete poem.
Stanza → A division of a poem consisting of a series of lines often times with a reoccurring pattern or rhyme.
Couplet → Three lines of poetry forming a stanza or a complete poem.
Onomatopoeia → A poem written in the voice of a character assumed by the poet.
Simile → Something that is itself and something else.