5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- rhyme scheme
- Italian sonnet
- a extended metaphor
- b the pattern of rhyme in a poem
- c a break or pause (usually for sense) in the middle of a verse line
- d 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
- e a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.
5 Multiple choice questions
- passing reference or indirect mention
- the literal meaning of a word
- refers to the implied or suggested meanings associated with a word beyond its dictionary definition
- something that stands for or represents something else
- The grammatical structure of prose and poetry; sentence structure, punctuation and lines
5 True/False questions
English sonnet → Shakespearean:
consists of three quatrains with the rhyme pattern "abab," cdcd," "efef" followed by a couplet with the pattern "gg" containing the "turn"
juxtaposition → the literal meaning of a word
stanza → the writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a story, toward a character, or toward the audience (the readers).
figure of speech → A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare dissimilar things.
pun → a play on words, often achieved through the use of words with similar sounds but different meanings