Poetry Unit 2 Quiz Questions

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Poetry Unit 2 Quiz Questions

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  • 1. 
    _______ is repetition of the same stressed vowel sounds or any succeeding sounds in two or more words.
    • A. 

      Rhyme

    • B. 

      Rhythm

    • C. 

      Repetition

    • D. 

      Rhyme Scheme

  • 2. 
    _______ is a pattern of sound created by the arrangement of stressed and unstressed syllables.
    • A. 

      Rhyme

    • B. 

      Rhythm

    • C. 

      Repetition

    • D. 

      Rhyme Scheme

  • 3. 
    _______ is a device in which sounds, words, phrases, lines, or stanzas are repeated for emphasis.
    • A. 

      Rhyme

    • B. 

      Rhythm

    • C. 

      Repetition

    • D. 

      Rhyme Scheme

  • 4. 
    _______ is a pattern that end rhymes form in a stanza or entire poem. Indicated by the use of a different letter from the alphabet for each new rhyme.
    • A. 

      Rhyme

    • B. 

      Rhythm

    • C. 

      Repetition

    • D. 

      Rhyme Scheme

  • 5. 
    _______ captures intense experiences or creative perceptions of the world in a musical language that appeals to a reader's emotions and imagination.
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Line

    • D. 

      Stanza

  • 6. 
    _______ is an ordinary form of spoken or written language - uses punctuation and structure.
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Line

    • D. 

      Stanza

  • 7. 
    _______ is a word or row of words that may or may not form a complete sentence.
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Line

    • D. 

      Stanza

  • 8. 
    _______ is a group of lines that form a unit. They are separated by spaces and work like paragraphs.
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Prose

    • C. 

      Line

    • D. 

      Stanza

  • 9. 
    _______ is words or phrases that use the five senses to create vivid sensory experiences.
    • A. 

      Imagery

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 10. 
    _______ communicates beyond the literal meanings of the word.
    • A. 

      Imagery

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 11. 
    _______ communicates beyond the literal meanings of the word.
    • A. 

      Imagery

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 12. 
    _______ is a person, place, object, or activity that stands for something else.
    • A. 

      Imagery

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 13. 
    _______  is a  reference to a known person, place, event, literary work, or piece of art.
    • A. 

      Imagery

    • B. 

      Figurative Language

    • C. 

      Symbol

    • D. 

      Allusion

  • 14. 
    _______  is use of a word whose sound imitates or suggests its sound.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Oxymoron

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 15. 
    _______  is a seeming contradiction, adjectives are the opposite of the nouns they describe.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Oxymoron

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 16. 
    _______  is a comparison using like or as.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Oxymoron

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 17. 
    _______  is a figure of speech in which one thing is spoken as if it were another.
    • A. 

      Onomatopoeia

    • B. 

      Oxymoron

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 18. 
    _______  is a great exaggeration used for emphasis or effect.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 19. 
    _______  is giving human characteristics to something non-human.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 20. 
    _______  is a repetition of sounds, most often consonant sounds, at the beginnings of words.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 21. 
    _______  is a repetition of similar vowel sounds that are followed by different consonant sounds.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Personification

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 22. 
    _______  is a repetition of consonant sounds before or after different vowel sounds.
    • A. 

      Hyperbole

    • B. 

      Consonance

    • C. 

      Alliteration

    • D. 

      Assonance

  • 23. 
    Which of these quotes is an example of figurative language?
    • A. 

      "I seem to be so sure"

    • B. 

      "Wishing people would see"

    • C. 

      "Searching desperately"

    • D. 

      "I am trapped in silence"

  • 24. 
    The line "Hip huggers hugging" is an example of
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Symbolism

    • D. 

      Hyperbole

  • 25. 
    The line "There's a bluebird in my heart" is an example of
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 26. 
    The line "The turquoise pool rose up to meet us" is an example of 
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Alliteration

    • C. 

      Simile

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 27. 
    The lines “Time to sleep, / And dream, / Of reindeer biting my toes, Pirates’ booty found in the yard, / And smiling alligators is an example of
    • A. 

      Personification

    • B. 

      Repetition

    • C. 

      Imagery

    • D. 

      Metaphor

  • 28. 
    The line “The night has a thousand eyes” is an example of 
    • A. 

      Repetition and Alliteration

    • B. 

      Personification and Hyperbole

    • C. 

      Consonance and Alliteration

    • D. 

      Personification and Oxymoron

  • 29. 
    Our daily journals are an example of prose.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Music is poetry.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False