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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. In medias res
  2. Alliteration
  3. Stanza
  4. Conceit
  5. Meter
  1. a regularized rhythm of stressed and unstressed syllables
  2. b Latin for "in the middle of things"; beginning in the middle of the action
  3. c a group of lines (usually 4 or more) in a poem that form a single unit
  4. d a powerful extended metaphor in poetry
  5. e the repetition of initial consonant sounds in successive or neighboring words

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry
  2. rhyme within a single line of poetry
  3. a mournful poem lamenting someone who is dead (elegaic)
  4. two lines of rhyming iambic pentameter
  5. rhyming the last word of each line

5 True/False questions

  1. Assonancea harsh and disagreeable combination; disharmonious sound; discord

          

  2. Enjambmentrhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry

          

  3. Voltaan elaborate poem praising and glorifing a person, place or thing

          

  4. Apostrophea technique by which a writer addresses an inanimate object, an idea, or an imaginary or absent person

          

  5. DissonanceRepetition of vowel sounds within two or more words in close proximity