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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. connotation
  2. irony
  3. tone
  4. onomatopoeia
  5. alliteration
  1. a Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character. Similar to mood.
  2. b All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
  3. c the repetition of initial consonant sounds
  4. d the contrast between what is expected and what actually exists or happens
  5. e words that imitate sounds

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. figure of speech comparing two different things
  2. 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.
  3. A line of poetry.
  4. a group of lines in a poem
  5. The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.

5 True/False questions

  1. assonanceThe repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels, as in assonance.


  2. imagerydescriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)


  3. internal rhymeRhyming within a poetic line.


  4. foreshadowingthe use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot


  5. hyperboleA line of poetry.