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5 Matching questions

  1. style
  2. refrain
  3. Essay
  4. rhyme royal
  5. eye rhyme
  1. a a short work of nonfiction prose in which a writer attempts to fulfill a specific purpose.
  2. b a group of words forming a phrase or sentence and consisting of one or more lines repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza.
  3. c the mode of expression in language of an author.
  4. d a seven-line stanza of iambic pentameter rhymed ababbcc.
  5. 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

  1. A movement in literary criticism which denies that literature has any objective enduring, or universal meaning. disassembling old ways of thinking (political motives)
  2. something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of something else.
  3. a two-line stanza, usually with end-rhymes the same.
  4. A literary structure used by Homer and other writers, including some Biblical authors, in which parallel ideas are first stated in one order, and then repeated in reverse order.
  5. A literary device in which the author creates a temporary departure from the main subject or narrative in order to focus on a related matter.

5 True/False questions

  1. understatementthe continuation of the sense and grammatical construction from one line of poetry to the next.
    "Or if Sion hill
    Delight thee more"


  2. ProseThat atmosphere of a literary work with the intention of evoking a certain emotion from the audience. may be created by setting, voice, tone, and theme.


  3. rhythmthe recurrence of stressed and unstressed syllables.


  4. toneThe ordinary use of language, without rhythm, meter, or rhyme. not poetry.


  5. DenotationThe author uses literal meaning of a word to emphasize a specific or important fact.