NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 24 available terms

Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Assonance
  2. Caesura
  3. Couplet
  4. Analogy
  5. Onomatopoeia
  1. a A pause within a line of poetry.
  2. b Any resemblance (similarity) between otherwise unlike objects.
  3. c A type of rhyme where vowel sounds are repeated.
  4. d A word meaning how it sounds.
  5. e A stanza of two lines which usually rhyme.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A division of a poem consisting of a series of lines often times with a reoccurring pattern or rhyme.
  2. A repetition of consonant sounds within words.
  3. Exaggeration not meant to be taken literally.
  4. When a line of poetry continues to the next line without punctuation.
  5. Non-literal speech used to achieve a special effect.

5 True/False questions

  1. PersonificationA type of rhyme where first sounds are repeated in successive words.

          

  2. PunA long, narrative poem on a great and serious subject.

          

  3. AlliterationA type of rhyme where first sounds are repeated in successive words.

          

  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. ElegyA lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.