5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Free Verse
- a Poetry without regular patterns of rhyme and meter
- b The technique of using words that sound like their meaning, ex: thwack, thunk, pow.
- c A stanza containing eight lines.
- d A reference to an earlier literary work or to an historical event.
- e A stanza composed of three lines
5 Multiple choice questions
- To end a line with a punctuation mark, thus calling attention to the line as a structure within the poem.
- A group of lines within a poem
- Meter measures the regular patterns of rhythm, called metrical feet, which are created by the degree to which we accent each syllable. The iambic foot is natural to the English language and, therefore, the most common.
- A fourteen-line poem written in iambic pentameter
- Rhyme coming at the end of lines.
5 True/False questions
Ballad → A song-like narrative poem originating in the oral tradition.
Internal rhyme → Rhyme coming at the end of lines.
Refrain → A stanza containing four lines
Foot → A fourteen-line poem written in iambic pentameter
Quatrain → A stanza containing four lines