English Test On Poetry: Quiz!

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  • 1. 

    In poetry what is rhyme?

    • A.

      The repitition of the same consanant sounds usually at the beginning of words

    • B.

      The use of words with the same vowel and consanant

    • C.

      The repitition of the same word used twice in a line

    • D.

      Words that sound the same

    Correct Answer
    B. The use of words with the same vowel and consanant
    Explanation
    Rhyme in poetry refers to the use of words with the same vowel and consonant sounds. This technique adds musicality and rhythm to the poem, creating a pleasing and memorable effect for the reader or listener. Rhyme can occur at the end of lines (end rhyme) or within lines (internal rhyme). It is often used to create patterns and structure in poems, enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal.

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  • 2. 

    A simile says things are ______ each other.

    Correct Answer
    like
    the same as
    not like
    Explanation
    A simile is a figure of speech that compares two things using the words "like" or "as". It emphasizes the similarity between the two things being compared. Therefore, the correct answer options are "like" and "the same as". On the other hand, "not like" indicates a difference or lack of similarity, which is not characteristic of a simile.

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  • 3. 

    In your own words write an explanation of the key features used in Poems. Maximum 100 words, minimum of 50 words.

  • 4. 

    What is Onomatopoeia?

    • A.

      Describing something as it had human features and feelings

    • B.

      The comparision between two things

    • C.

      Saying something is something

    • D.

      Words that imatate what they describe.

    Correct Answer
    D. Words that imatate what they describe.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Words that imitate what they describe." Onomatopoeia refers to words that sound like the noise or action they represent. For example, words like "buzz," "crash," or "meow" are examples of onomatopoeia because they imitate the sounds they describe.

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  • 5. 

    When writing Poetry should you use Powerful verbs and strong adjectives?

    • A.

      No

    • B.

      Yes

    Correct Answer
    B. Yes
    Explanation
    Using powerful verbs and strong adjectives in poetry can enhance the imagery and evoke emotions in the reader. It helps create vivid and impactful descriptions, making the poem more engaging and memorable. By choosing precise and evocative words, poets can effectively convey their message and create a lasting impression on the reader. Therefore, it is advisable to use powerful verbs and strong adjectives in poetry to elevate the overall quality and impact of the work.

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