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5 Matching questions

  1. figurative language
  2. connotation
  3. enjambment
  4. sonnet
  5. consonance
  1. a language that is used in writing to produce images in a reader's mind and to express ideas in fresh, vivid, and imaginative ways
  2. b the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words
  3. c refers to the implied or suggested meanings associated with a word beyond its dictionary definition
  4. d the continuation of meaning, without pause or break, from one line of poetry to the next
  5. e a fourteen line form of poetry

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Petrarchan:
    a sonnet consisting of an octave with the rhyme pattern abbaabba, with a "turn" at the end, followed by a sestet with the rhyme pattern cdecde or cdcdcd
  2. The grammatical structure of prose and poetry; sentence structure, punctuation and lines
  3. poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
  4. a poem that may be categorized by the pattern of its lines, meter, rhythm, or stanzas.
  5. a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor

5 True/False questions

  1. rhythma short poem of songlike quality


  2. meterA regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry, determined by a certain number of feet


  3. symbola figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with 'like' or 'as')


  4. lyrica short poem of songlike quality


  5. paradoxa statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.