5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a A pause within a line of poetry.
- b Any resemblance (similarity) between otherwise unlike objects.
- c A type of rhyme where vowel sounds are repeated.
- d A word meaning how it sounds.
- e A stanza of two lines which usually rhyme.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A division of a poem consisting of a series of lines often times with a reoccurring pattern or rhyme.
- A repetition of consonant sounds within words.
- Exaggeration not meant to be taken literally.
- When a line of poetry continues to the next line without punctuation.
- Non-literal speech used to achieve a special effect.
5 True/False questions
Personification → A type of rhyme where first sounds are repeated in successive words.
Pun → A long, narrative poem on a great and serious subject.
Alliteration → A type of rhyme where first sounds are repeated in successive words.
Dramatic → Originally 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.
Elegy → A lament for the dead or a meditation on the thoughts that death arouses.