Alliteration Quiz For Students!

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Alliteration Quiz For Students!

Alliteration is the continuous use of consonant sounds in words and sentences, mostly for the purpose of creating special effects as well getting the attention of the audience. It's been in existence for centuries and the importance of it especially in poetry. This short quiz is to ascertain you knowledge regarding Alliteration.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is the most noticeable feature of Alliteration?
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Assonance 

    • C. 

      Emphasis 

    • D. 

      Conspicuousness

  • 2. 
    Alliteration is also called which of the following?
    • A. 

      Head rhyme 

    • B. 

      Continuous rhyme 

    • C. 

      Initial rhyme 

    • D. 

      A & B

    • E. 

      A & C

    • F. 

      B & C

  • 3. 
    What's the origin of Alliteration?
    • A. 

      Greek

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      Latin

    • D. 

      English

  • 4. 
    Is it true that alliteration deals with a letter in any syllable which are stressed according to the poem's meter?
    • A. 

      No, it's not 

    • B. 

      Yes, it's true 

    • C. 

      It's relative 

    • D. 

      Sometimes

  • 5. 
    Alliteration is a special case of which of the following?
    • A. 

      Assonance

    • B. 

      Repetition

    • C. 

      Exaggeration

    • D. 

      Consonance 

  • 6. 
    Alliteration may also refer to the use of different and not similar consonants.  Is the above statement true?
    • A. 

      No 

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      Sometimes

    • D. 

      Maybe 

  • 7. 
    Symmetrical Alliteration is similar to which of the following in its use of symmetry?
    • A. 

      Palindrome

    • B. 

      Constrained writing 

    • C. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • D. 

      Genomes 

  • 8. 
    Symmetrical Alliteration contains which of the following?
    • A. 

      Parallelism

    • B. 

      Exaggeration

    • C. 

      Chismus 

    • D. 

      Imagery 

  • 9. 
    Can Alliteration add to the mood of a poem?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      It rarely happens 

    • C. 

      Yes of course

    • D. 

      It depends 

  • 10. 
    H or E sounds can what to the audience?
    • A. 

      Soothe

    • B. 

      Grab their attention

    • C. 

      Be percussive 

    • D. 

      Intensity 

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