5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Epic Poem
- a a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or something nonhuman is addressed as if it were alive and present and could reply
- b Long 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.
- c what a word suggests beyond its basic dictionary definition; a word's overtones of meaning
- d figure of speech in which some significant aspect or detail of an experience is used to represent the whole experience
- e a 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 Multiple choice questions
- the basic definition or dictionary meaning of a word
- narrative poem designed to be sung, composed by an anonymous author, and transmitted orally for years or generations before being written down
- a four-line stanza; a four-line division of a sonnet marked off by its rhyme scheme
- Slant Rhyme- example- bit and hat
Exact Rhyme- example- love and glove
- a brief concentrated poem with single subject, focus, voice with simple musicality.
5 True/False questions
rhetorical poetry → poetry having as a primary purpose to teach or preach
blank verse → unrhymed iambic pentameter
Find the Example of Figurative Language → language employing figures of speech; language that cannot be taken literally or only literally
Narrative Poem → a brief concentrated poem with single subject, focus, voice with simple musicality.
imagery → the representation through language of sense experience