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5 Matching questions

  1. Apostrophe
  2. Caesura
  3. Stanza
  4. Euphony
  5. Heroic Couplet
  1. a pleasant, harmonious sounds
  2. b a break or pause in a line of poetry
  3. c two lines of rhyming iambic pentameter
  4. d a technique by which a writer addresses an inanimate object, an idea, or an imaginary or absent person
  5. e a group of lines (usually 4 or more) in a poem that form a single unit

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Latin for "in the middle of things"; beginning in the middle of the action
  2. a harsh and disagreeable combination; disharmonious sound; discord
  3. rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry
  4. the shift or point of dramatic change in a poem
  5. a powerful extended metaphor in poetry

5 True/False questions

  1. AssonanceRepetition of vowel sounds within two or more words in close proximity


  2. External rhymerhyme within a single line of poetry


  3. Quatraina four line stanza


  4. Meteran elaborate poem praising and glorifing a person, place or thing


  5. Alliterationa four line stanza