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5 Matching questions

  1. Denotation
  2. Connotation
  3. Free verse
  4. Metaphor
  5. Abstract Language
  1. a A term used to describe language that deals with generalities and intangible concepts
  2. b Strict dictionary definition of a word
  3. c The associations and emotional overtones that have become attached to a word or phrase, in addition to its strict dictionary definition
  4. d Poetry that does not conform to regular meter or rhyme scheme
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A line of poetry that contains five iambic feet
  2. The running on of sense from the end of one line of verse to the next, without punctuated pause
  3. A pause or break within a line of poetry
  4. The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, a thing, a place, or an experience
  5. A term for language that uses specific words and details to describe a particular subject

5 True/False questions

  1. Figure of SpeechPoetry that does not conform to regular meter or rhyme scheme


  2. InversionThe reversal of the normal word order in a sentence or phrase


  3. CoupletA metrical unit of poetry


  4. AssonanceThe repetition of similar vowel sounds followed by different consonant sounds, especially in words that are close together


  5. EpithetTwo consecutive rhyming lines of poetry