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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. allegory
  2. Modern Free Verse
  3. alliteration
  4. blank verse
  5. Imagery
  1. a is the representation of one thing by another thing. A statue is an image. Figurative language is a another word to describe the word_____________
  2. b Does not rely on meter, often pays more attention to the shape of the poem instead of the sound of the poem.
  3. c unrhymed iambic pentameter
  4. d a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface one
  5. e the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant sounds of accented syllables or important words (shells on the sea shore)(peter piper picked a pack of picked peppers)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature or history
  2. what a word suggests beyond its basic dictionary definition; a word's overtones of meaning
  3. a brief concentrated poem with single subject, focus, voice with simple musicality.
  4. the writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject, the audience, or herself or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning of a work
  5. a speech pause occurring within a line

5 True/False questions

  1. verbal ironya figure of speech in which what is meant is the opposite of what is said


  2. Epic PoemLong ago poets wrote these very long poems. They include heroic figures, a dignified theme, organic unity and an orderly progress of events. Modern long poems do not fall into this category.


  3. metaphora figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two things essentially unlike


  4. dictiona kind of literature that ridicules human folly or vice with the ostensible purpose of bringing about reform or of keeping others from falling into similar folly or vice


  5. paradoxa fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza form


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