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5 Matching questions

  1. Caesura
  2. Abstract Language
  3. Hyperbole
  4. Catalog
  5. Metaphor
  1. a A figure of speech that make a comparison between two unlike things without the use of specific words of comparison such as like, as, than, or resembles
  2. b A list of things, people, or events
  3. c A figure of speech that uses incredible exaggeration or over-statement for effect
  4. d A term used to describe language that deals with generalities and intangible concepts
  5. e A pause or break within a line of poetry

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, a thing, a place, or an experience
  2. A term for language that uses specific words and details to describe a particular subject
  3. A word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of something else and is not meant to be taken literally
  4. A descriptive word or phrase that is frequently used to characterize a person or thing
  5. A speaker or writer's choice of words

5 True/False questions

  1. EnjambmentThe running on of sense from the end of one line of verse to the next, without punctuated pause


  2. ConnotationStrict dictionary definition of a word


  3. Blank VersePoetry that does not conform to regular meter or rhyme scheme


  4. AlliterationThe repetition of same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close together


  5. Internal RhymeThe reversal of the normal word order in a sentence or phrase