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5 Matching questions

  1. Meter
  2. Blank verse
  3. Metaphor
  4. Stanza
  5. Theme
  1. a A fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem
  2. b The rhythm established by a poem
  3. c A comparison between essentially unlike things without an explicitly comparative word such as "like" or "as"
  4. d The topic of a poem
  5. e Unrhymed verse having a regular meter

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The beat of words which gives poetry a musical quality
  2. The dictionary meaning of a word
  3. Two lines of verse that rhyme and have the same meter
  4. A figure of speech involving a comparison between unlike things using "like," "as," or "as though"
  5. An object or action in a literary work that means more than itself, that stands for something beyond itself, usually for something abstract

5 True/False questions

  1. RhymeThe topic of a poem


  2. ImageryThe rhythm established by a poem


  3. Rhyme schemeThe pattern of rhyme between lines of a poem or song


  4. DictionA brief reference to a historical or literary figure, event, or object


  5. SonnetThe attitude of the writer or speaker toward the subject or audience