5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- octave (octet)
- William Shakespeare
- a term for a three-line stanza
- b a five-line poem of two, four, six, eight, and two syllables
- c term for an eight-line stanza
- d name of the optical art by Victor Vasarely contrasting red and blue squares and circles
- e author who wrote dozens of plays, including "Romeo and Juliet," "Hamlet," and "Macbeth," as well as over a hundred sonnets; possibly the greatest writer of all time; author of "Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year"
5 Multiple choice questions
- Hungarian painter of optical art, including "Alom"
- sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet; often presents three examples or ideas in the quatrains, and a conclusion in the couplets
- sonnet that has two parts, an octave and a sestet, which represent a division in thought
- term for a two-line stanza
- form that has no rhythm or meter and tends to follow the normal rhythms and cadences of speech
5 True/False questions
sestet → term for a six-line stanza
continuous form → form of poetry with no grouping of lines or breaks
haiku → a Japanese form, usually unrhymed, that consists of three lines with five, seven, and five syllables respectively; attempts to present and image and suggest an insight while evoking an emotional response or mood
stanza form → groups of lines having the same metrical pattern repeated throughout
"Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" → poem by Robert Frost that includes the lines:
"The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep..."