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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Caesura
  2. End rhyme
  3. Elegy
  4. Dissonance
  5. Assonance
  1. a a harsh and disagreeable combination; disharmonious sound; discord
  2. b a mournful poem lamenting someone who is dead (elegaic)
  3. c rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry
  4. d Repetition of vowel sounds within two or more words in close proximity
  5. e a break or pause in a line of poetry

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a powerful extended metaphor in poetry
  2. rhyme within a single line of poetry
  3. a purposeful run-on line of poetry; lines of poetry that connect without any pause or break
  4. the repetition of initial consonant sounds in successive or neighboring words
  5. rhyming the last word of each line

5 True/False questions

  1. Stanzathe shift or point of dramatic change in a poem


  2. End-stopped linenatural pause at the end of a verse due to punctuation


  3. Quatraina four line stanza


  4. Heroic Couplettwo lines of rhyming iambic pentameter


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