6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- A type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern.
- The grammatical order of words in a sentence or line of verse or dialogue. Normal syntax is: subject, verb, object.
- A four-line stanza in a poem.
- A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by swift action and narrated in a direct style. Song or song-like poem that tells a story. Ballads often tell stories that have tragic endings. Most ballads have a regular pattern of rhythm and rhyme and use simple language and repetition. Generally they have a refrain-lines or words repeated at regular intervals.
- Two consecutive lines of poetry that form a unit, often emphasized by rhythm or rhyme.
- Poetry that expresses a speaker's emotions or thoughts and does not tell a story.
5 True/False questions
Irony → A three-line stanza
Style → Repetition of accented vowel sounds and all sounds following them in words that are close together in a poem. The most common type of rhyme, end rhyme, occurs at the end of lines.
Understatement → Saying less than is true.
Rhythm → Repetition of accented vowel sounds and all sounds following them in words that are close together in a poem. The most common type of rhyme, end rhyme, occurs at the end of lines.
Meter → A three-line stanza