5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Internal rhyme
- a To end a line with a punctuation mark, thus calling attention to the line as a structure within the poem.
- b Occurs when one or both of the rhyming words comes within the line.
- 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 reference to an earlier literary work or to an historical event.
- 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 poem that mourns a death.
- A stanza composed of six lines
- The repetition of identical initial consonant sounds within words that are in close proximity.
- 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.
5 True/False Questions
Refrain → A stanza containing four lines
Paradox → A song-like narrative poem originating in the oral tradition.
Imagery → A description of a sensory impression
Meter → A stanza composed of six lines
End rhyme → Rhymes that are not exact, only approximate