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5 Matching questions

  1. sprung rhythm
  2. Spenserian stanza
  3. stock character
  4. sapphic verse
  5. satire
  1. a pertaining to Sappho or to certain meters or a form of strophe or stanza used by or named after her
  2. b a stanza of nine lines in iambic meter, rhymed ABABBCBCC
  3. c a conventional character who fills a stereotypical role in a work of literature or folklore
  4. d literature that uses irony, humor and wit in order to criticize or ridicule an institution, a group of people, a culture or society, or even humanity in general
  5. e a poetic rhythm characterized by the use of strongly accented syllables, often in juxtaposition, accompanied by an indefinite number of unaccented syllables in each foot, of which the accented syllable is the essential component.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a method of narration in which action and dialogue are presented directly, in a form similar to that of a dramatic scene
  2. any stanza (or poem) of six lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed
  3. the progression of one's entire awareness over a period of time--including thoughts (both verbal and nonverbal), impressions, perceptions, memories, associations and emotions
  4. a method of narration in which action and dialogue are presented indirectly, in the form of a summary
  5. any stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed

5 True/False questions

  1. stanzaa group of two or more lines of verse, separated vertically by a space from other, similar groups in the same poem

          

  2. scopany stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed

          

  3. hendecasyllabichaving 11 syllables

          

  4. surrealismliterature that uses irony, humor and wit in order to criticize or ridicule an institution, a group of people, a culture or society, or even humanity in general

          

  5. sonnetany stanza (or poem) of seven lines, whether rhymed or unrhymed