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5 Matching questions

  1. denotation
  2. allusion
  3. Narrative Poem
  4. rhetorical poetry
  5. Syllabic Verse
  1. a This is a poetry form..A Pattern is set up and rigorously followed throughout the poem
  2. b Longer than some poems, it is usually a slowly unfolding description of some event and often includes humor. It is easy to read and is usually sequential.
  3. c the basic definition or dictionary meaning of a word
  4. d a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature or history
  5. e poetry using artificially eloquent language; that is, language too high-flown for its occasion and unfaithful to the full complexity of human experience

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a brief concentrated poem with single subject, focus, voice with simple musicality.
  2. narrative poem designed to be sung, composed by an anonymous author, and transmitted orally for years or generations before being written down
  3. any wavelike recurrence of motion or sound
  4. a device by which the author implies a different meaning from that intended by the speaker in a literary work
  5. a figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two things essentially unlike

5 True/False questions

  1. didactic poetrypoetry having as a primary purpose to teach or preach


  2. onomatopoeiaa figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or something nonhuman is addressed as if it were alive and present and could reply


  3. Modern Free VerseDoes not rely on meter, often pays more attention to the shape of the poem instead of the sound of the poem.


  4. allegoryrepetition of an opening word or phrase in a series of lines


  5. satireTaken as a whole, the stressed/unstressed sounds in a poem are what give a poem its rhythm, which in poetic terms is called this term.