5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a a figure of speech comparing two different things using like or as
- b words that imitate sounds
- c The usually humorous use of a word in such a way as to suggest two or more of its meanings or the meaning of a another word similar in sound. Example: I used to have a fear of boats, but that ship has sailed.
- d giving human characteristics to non-human things
- e descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)
5 Multiple choice questions
- figure of speech comparing two different things
- a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
- How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
- the repetition of vowel sounds
- All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
5 True/False questions
alliteration → a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
understatement → The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.
stanza → Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character. Similar to mood.
verse → A line of poetry.
rhyme → A line of poetry.