5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- eye rhyme
- a the repetition of a regular rhythmic unit in a line of poetry. each unit of ____ is known as a foot.
- b a nineteen-line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain. uses only two rhymes repeated as: aba, aba, aba,aba,aba,abaa
- c a six-line stanza. commonly referred to as the second division of an Italian sonnet.
- d a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting words, clauses, sentences, or ideas, as in "Man proposes; God disposes." balancing one term against another for emphasis.
- e rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme or slant rhyme from the pronunciation. (watch and match, love and move)
5 Multiple choice questions
- The decisive moment and the turning point of the action in the plot of a play or story. The part which determines the outcome of the conflict.
- The general explanation of the meaning of a literary work.
- Exaggeration for effect.
- a seven-line stanza of iambic pentameter rhymed ababbcc.
- An author's distinctive literary style, basic vision, and general attitude toward the world.
5 True/False questions
octave → an eight-line stanza. commonly refers to the first division of an Italian sonnet.
Digression → the use of words in a literary work. (colloquial is everyday usage in a group)
structure → the arrangement of materials within a work; the relationship of the parts of a work to the whole; the logical divisions of a work.
devices of sound → the use of words in a literary work. (colloquial is everyday usage in a group)
tone → the manner in which an author expresses his or her attitude; the intonation of the voice that expresses meaning. the result of allusion, diction, figurative language, imagery, irony, symbol, syntax, and style.