English Poetic Devices! Trivia Questions Quiz

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English Poetic Devices! Trivia Questions Quiz

How much do you know about English poetic devices? A poetic device is a literary device such as grammar, rhythm, and structure which assist the poet in creating poetry. Poetic devices form patterns that stimulate words into memory. This quiz will reveal your wisdom. You must be aware of what comparison does not use like or as, and how to use vivid language. This appealing quiz will tell you all about English poetic devices. You got this.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Comparison of two things not using "like" or "as".
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Simile

    • C. 

      Personification

    • D. 

      Alliteration

    • E. 

      Imagry

  • 2. 
    Is meant to be interpreted imaginatively, not literally. 
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Figurative Language

    • D. 

      Alliteration

    • E. 

      Hyperbole

  • 3. 
    Comparison of two words using "like" or "as".
    • A. 

      Metaphor

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Figurative language

    • E. 

      Hyperbole

  • 4. 
    Figure of speech in which an animal, idea, or inanimate object is given human traits.
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

    • E. 

      Imagry

  • 5. 
    Exaggerations, never meant to be taken literally.
    • A. 

      Alliteration

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification

    • E. 

      Figurative Language

  • 6. 
    Repetition of letters sound at the beginning, middle, or end of a word/s to create mood.
    • A. 

      Figurative Language

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Simile

    • E. 

      Metaphor

  • 7. 
    Use of vivid language to describe people, places, things, or ideas.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Imagery

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

    • E. 

      Alliteration

  • 8. 
    The road was a ribbon of moonlight.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Hyperbole

    • D. 

      Alliteration

    • E. 

      Imagery

  • 9. 
    The trees were gnarled and bent like old men.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Metaphor

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Simile

    • E. 

      Personification

  • 10. 
    I'll just die if I don't go to the party.
    • A. 

      Simile

    • B. 

      Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Metaphor

    • E. 

      Imagery

  • 11. 
    The wind whipped wildly, wrenching winged creatures from their nests.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

    • E. 

      Personification

  • 12. 
    The fire danced wildly to the beat of the storm that raged outside.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Metaphor

    • D. 

      Personification

    • E. 

      Simile

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