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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Enjambment
  2. Assonance
  3. Pun
  4. Analogy
  5. Figurative Language
  1. a Non-literal speech used to achieve a special effect.
  2. b Any resemblance (similarity) between otherwise unlike objects.
  3. c A type of rhyme where vowel sounds are repeated.
  4. d A play on words.
  5. e When a line of poetry continues to the next line without punctuation.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A pause within a line of poetry.
  2. A four-line stanza or a complete poem.
  3. Something that is itself and something else.
  4. When an object/person is referred to by another object that is closely associated with it.
  5. When a word or phrase is compared to something it does not literally resemble in order to emphasize particular qualities.

5 True/False questions

  1. OnomatopoeiaA poem written in the voice of a character assumed by the poet.


  2. EpicA play on words.


  3. CoupletA stanza of two lines which usually rhyme.


  4. DramaticOriginally a song performed in ancient Greece to the accompaniment of a lyre. A term now used for any fairly short poem in the voice of a single speaker.


  5. TercetThree lines of poetry forming a stanza or a complete poem.