5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- octave (octet)
- English or Shakespearean sonnet
- John Keats
- a term for a six-line stanza
- b one of the most promising English poets of the Romantic period who wrote poetry characterized by rich imagery and symbolism; wrote "On the Grasshopper and Cricket"
- c term for an eight-line stanza
- d sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet; often presents three examples or ideas in the quatrains, and a conclusion in the couplets
- e term for a four-line stanza
5 Multiple choice questions
- poem by Robert Frost that begins with these lines:
"Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village, though..."
- name of the optical art by Victor Vasarely contrasting red and blue squares and circles
- 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"
- sonnet that has two parts, an octave and a sestet, which represent a division in thought
- form that has no rhythm or meter and tends to follow the normal rhythms and cadences of speech
5 True/False questions
quintrain → term for a five-line stanza
Matsuo Bash → Japanese poet who is considered to be the greatest master of haiku; abandoned warfare to write poetry and helped develop the art of haiku
septet → term for a seven-line stanza
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
figured poem (shaped verse) → poem that is constructed in such a way that the printed shape suggests the topic of the poem