5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Robert Frost
- William Shakespeare
- a author of "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening"
- b 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"
- c term for a five-line stanza
- d groups of lines having the same metrical pattern repeated throughout
- e a phrase or sentence which is repeated at intervals in a poem, usually at the end of a stanza
5 Multiple choice questions
- poem that is constructed in such a way that the printed shape suggests the topic of the poem
- 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
- term for an eight-line stanza
- term for a seven-line stanza
- Japanese poet who is considered to be the greatest master of haiku; abandoned warfare to write poetry and helped develop the art of haiku
5 True/False questions
Victor Vasarely → Hungarian painter of optical art, including "Alom"
Piet Mondrian → name for a fixed form of five lines with an anapestic rhythm and a rhyme scheme of aabba; especially suitable to light and humorous themes or nonsense
free verse → traditional pattern which applies to an entire poem
sonnet → term for a seven-line stanza
"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..."