5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- fixed form
- a poem by Robert Frost that includes the lines:
"The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep..."
- b term for a two-line stanza
- c a five-line poem of two, four, six, eight, and two syllables
- d term for a six-line stanza
- e traditional pattern which applies to an entire poem
5 Multiple choice questions
- a phrase or sentence which is repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza
- form that has no rhythm or meter and tends to follow the normal rhythms and cadences of speech
- form of poetry written with groups of lines having the same metrical pattern repeated throughout
- a fourteen-line poem (usually written in iambic pentameter) with a definite pattern of two basic varieties, Italian or English
- sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet; often presents three examples or ideas in the quatrains, and a conclusion in the couplets
5 True/False questions
tercet → term for a three-line stanza
continuous form → form of poetry with no grouping of lines or breaks
"Composition with Red, Yellow, and Blue" → geometrical painting by Piet Mondrian
E. E. Cummings → American poet, author, and playwright who believed strongly in individualism when writing poetry; author of "i thank You God for most this amazing"
Robert Frost → a phrase or sentence which is repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza