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5 Matching questions

  1. paradox
  2. lyric
  3. simile
  4. rhyme scheme
  5. figurative language
  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 a short poem of songlike quality
  3. c a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with 'like' or 'as')
  4. d the pattern of rhyme in a poem
  5. e a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the author's choice of words that creates tone, attitude, and style, as well as meaning
  2. A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry, determined by a certain number of feet
  3. unrhymed verse without a consistent metrical pattern
  4. the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of successive words
  5. A figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole (as hand for sailor), the whole for a part (as the law for police officer), the specific for the general (as cutthroat for assassin), the general for the specific (as thief for pickpocket), or the material for the thing made from it (as steel for sword).

5 True/False questions

  1. litotethe writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a story, toward a character, or toward the audience (the readers).

          

  2. stanzathe writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a story, toward a character, or toward the audience (the readers).

          

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

          

  4. symbolThe grammatical structure of prose and poetry; sentence structure, punctuation and lines

          

  5. English sonnetShakespearean:
    consists of three quatrains with the rhyme pattern "abab," cdcd," "efef" followed by a couplet with the pattern "gg" containing the "turn"