How Good Are You In Creating Alliterative Phrases?

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How Good Are You In Creating Alliterative Phrases?

Alliteration occurs when a series of words close together have the same first consonant sound and add a sort of poetic vibe to a sentence, or a poem. It is widely used in Children's literature and adds a jovial tone to a story. Let's see if you can score high, when it comes to alliterative phrases with this small quiz we've put up together.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which work of art by Allan Poe have several examples of alliteration?
    • A. 

      My Tower

    • B. 

      The Raven

    • C. 

      The Lords of The Ring

    • D. 

      Black Karma

  • 2. 
    Which of these languages didn't use alliterations?
    • A. 

      Old Norse

    • B. 

      Old English

    • C. 

      Old French

    • D. 

      Old Saxon

  • 3. 
    Why are Alliterations used in Poetry?
    • A. 

      To create rhymes

    • B. 

      In order to create a pleasant rhythmic effect

    • C. 

      For the fun of it

    • D. 

      Because it's the very essence of poetry.

  • 4. 
    Where can you find alliterations in today's pop culture?
    • A. 

      Magazines

    • B. 

      Exam papers

    • C. 

      Speeches

    • D. 

      Letters

  • 5. 
    Which famous American President used alliterations in his speech?
    • A. 

      Donal Trump

    • B. 

      JFK

    • C. 

      Bush

    • D. 

      Jimmy Carter

  • 6. 
    How is an alliteration containing parallelism called?
    • A. 

      Lined alliteration

    • B. 

      Twin alliteration

    • C. 

      Symmetrical alliteration

    • D. 

      Double allietaration

  • 7. 
    What is the common expression used when an alliteration is used to create a rhyme?
    • A. 

      Tongue twister

    • B. 

      The twist

    • C. 

      The shift

    • D. 

      The touch

  • 8. 
    Which fairy tale character uses alliterations such as "three grey geese in a green field grazing?
    • A. 

      The 3 little pigs

    • B. 

      Krampuss

    • C. 

      Santa

    • D. 

      Mother goose

  • 9. 
    Which 1974 book has a whole chapter with words starting with A?
    • A. 

      The jungle book

    • B. 

      Alphabetical Africa

    • C. 

      Tarzan

    • D. 

      Pinocchio

  • 10. 
    Who wrote the line "Give me the splendid silent sun...?"
    • A. 

      Carl Sandburg

    • B. 

      Walt Whitman

    • C. 

      Betty Botter

    • D. 

      Robert Frost