5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A figure of speech that gives the qualities of a human to that which is non-human
- b A poem that mourns a death.
- c A nineteen-line poem written iambic pentameter and compsed of five tercets and one ending quatrain. Its rhyme scheme is aba aba aba aba aba abaa. The villanelle repeats line 1 in lines 6, 12, and 18, and repeats line 3 in lines 9, 15, and 19.
- d A fourteen-line poem written in iambic pentameter
- e A stanza composed of six lines
5 Multiple choice questions
- A stanza containing eight lines.
- Rhymes that are not exact, only approximate
- Occurs when one or both of the rhyming words comes within the line.
- A reference to an earlier literary work or to an historical event.
- A stanza composed of three lines
5 True/False questions
Imagery → A description of a sensory impression
Connotation → The implied meaning of a word, as opposed to its denotative or literal meaning. For instance, the word chair can connote rest or leisure, while it denotes a surface, elevated on legs on which one can sit.
End rhyme → Rhymes that are not exact, only approximate
Refrain → A stanza containing four lines
Alliteration → The literal meaning of a word.