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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. juxtaposition
  2. onomatopoeia
  3. theme
  4. rhythm
  5. rhyme scheme
  1. a a unifying idea that is a recurrent element in a literary or artistic work, shown though the relationship between verbs and nouns
  2. b the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry
  3. c using words that imitate the sound they denote
  4. d a side-by-side position in order to compare
  5. e the pattern of rhyme in a poem

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem:
  2. Shakespearean:
    consists of three quatrains with the rhyme pattern "abab," cdcd," "efef" followed by a couplet with the pattern "gg" containing the "turn"
  3. The grammatical structure of prose and poetry; sentence structure, punctuation and lines
  4. the continuation of meaning, without pause or break, from one line of poetry to the next
  5. the writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a story, toward a character, or toward the audience (the readers).

5 True/False questions

  1. metonomya figure of speech which the name of one object is substituted for that of another closely associated with it


  2. oxymoronsomething that stands for or represents something else


  3. conceitextended metaphor


  4. dictionthe author's choice of words that creates tone, attitude, and style, as well as meaning


  5. connotationrefers to the implied or suggested meanings associated with a word beyond its dictionary definition