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6 Written questions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A word, phrase, line or group of lines that is repeated, for effect, several times in a poem.
  2. The repetition of the same or similar initial consonant sounds in words that are close together.
  3. A song or poem that tells a story.
  4. Repetition of a word or phrase.
  5. A fourteen-line poem, usually written in iambic pentameter.

5 True/False questions

  1. Personificationan object or animal is given human thoughts, feelings, and attitudes


  2. Understatementsaying less than one means or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants


  3. Allusiona reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous literature or history, could be biblical


  4. Paradoxan apparent contradiction that is nevertheless true


  5. ConsonanceThe repetition of accented vowel sounds in a series of words.