5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a A figure of speech that exaggerates what is true
- b A stanza containing eight lines.
- c 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.
- d A reference to an earlier literary work or to an historical event.
- e The technique of using words that sound like their meaning, ex: thwack, thunk, pow.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A poem that mourns a death.
- Also know as a "Enjambment." To carry a thought from one line to the next without the interruption of punctuation, thus making the line more prose like than if the lines were end-stopped.
- Rhymes that are not exact, only approximate
- A figure of speech that gives the qualities of a human to that which is non-human
- A figure of speech that makes an apparently contradictory statement that is nonetheless true
5 True/False Questions
Refrain → A stanza containing four lines
Denotation → The literal meaning of a word.
Blank Verse → Unrhymed iambic pentameter
Imagery → A description of a sensory impression
Free Verse → Unrhymed iambic pentameter