5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a The repetition of consonant sounds, but not vowels, as in assonance.
- b the repetition of vowel sounds
- c a figure of speech comparing two different things using like or as
- d All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word suggests. Opposite of denotation.
- e the contrast between what is expected and what actually exists or happens
5 Multiple choice questions
- the repetition of initial consonant sounds
- Rhyming within a poetic line.
- a figure of speech in which exaggeration or overstatement is used for emphasis or effect. Opposite of understatement.
- a pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry
- The literal meaning of a word, the actual dictionary definition. Opposite of connotation.
5 True/False questions
oxymoron → How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
tone → How the reader feels about the text while reading. Similar to tone
puns → 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.
verse → A line of poetry.
imagery → descriptions that appeal to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)