8th Poetry Vs. Prose

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8th Poetry Vs. Prose

This is a homework CHECK to determine if you read and took notes on the similiarities and differences between poetry and prose (pg. 290).


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The following is an example of poetry or prose:  short story
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 2. 
    Which follows a more specific form and structure?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 3. 
    Which occurs in two forms:  fiction and nonfiction?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 4. 
    Which uses extremely concise, "charged" language?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 5. 
    Which uses figurative language?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 6. 
    Wihch uses sensory details?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 7. 
    Wihch uses sound devices to enhance meaning?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Both

  • 8. 
    What type of sound device is described here:  "the repetition of sounds at hte ends of words"
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Rhyme

    • D. 

      Rhythm

  • 9. 
    What type of sound device is described here:  "the pattern of beats, or stresses, in spoken or written language"
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Rhyme

    • D. 

      Rhythm

  • 10. 
    What type of sound device is described here:  "the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words, as in 'feathered friends'"
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Rhyme

    • D. 

      Rhythm

  • 11. 
    What type of sound device is described here:  "the repeated use of a sound, word, or phrase"
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Rhyme

    • D. 

      Rhythm