5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Different Rhyming patterns
- figure of speech
- a disruption of expectations
- b any way of saying something other than the ordinary way; a way of saying something and meaning another
- c Word choice. The words a poet chooses contributes to the poems effect.
- d Couplet, Triplet, Quatrain, Terza Rima and Spencerian Sonnet
- e the use of words that supposedly mimic their meaning in their sound (boom, click, pop)
5 Multiple choice questions
- the basic definition or dictionary meaning of a word
- poetry having as a primary purpose to teach or preach
- figure of speech in which some significant aspect or detail of an experience is used to represent the whole experience
- Does not rely on meter, often pays more attention to the shape of the poem instead of the sound of the poem.
- the repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of accented syllables or important words (hat, tan, amber)Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary(the a in Mary, Mary, Contrary)
5 True/False questions
paradox → a fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza form
figurative language → language employing figures of speech; language that cannot be taken literally or only literally
Imagery → Taken 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.
folk ballad → narrative poem designed to be sung, composed by an anonymous author, and transmitted orally for years or generations before being written down
rhythm → the repetition of the accented vowel sound and all succeeding sounds in important or importantly positioned words