5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A stanza composed of six lines
- b A stanza containing four lines
- c A fourteen-line poem written in iambic pentameter
- d A repeated unit of sound in a poem; the basic element of regular rhythm.
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A stanza containing eight lines.
- 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.
- A poem that mourns a death.
- Rhyme coming at the end of lines.
- A song-like narrative poem originating in the oral tradition.
5 True/False questions
Paradox → A figure of speech that makes an apparently contradictory statement that is nonetheless true
Couplet → A pair of rhyming lines.
Slant Rhyme → Rhyme coming at the end of lines.
Meter → A stanza composed of six lines
Blank Verse → Unrhymed iambic pentameter