Figurative Language and Poetry Terms #1
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by Mary Adams
| 10 Questions
1
10 pts
a line or set of lines repeated several times over the course of a poem
A refrain
B verse
C rhyme scheme
D metaphor
2
10 pts
Comparison of two unlike things using the words "like" or "as"
A personification
B simile
C imagery
D metaphor
3
10 pts
Comparison of two things that are basically unlike but have some qualities in common (does not use the words like or as)
A metaphor
B personification
C simile
D alliteration
4
10 pts
a single row of words written in a poem
A poem
B stanza
C sentence
D line
5
10 pts
words that appeal to the reader's senses and create word pictures
A personification
B simile
C imagery
D hyperbole
6
10 pts
giving human qualities to an animal. object, or idea
A figurative language
B personification
C personalize
D stanza
7
10 pts
words are used in an imaginative way to express ideas that are not literally true
A figurative language
B poetry
C refrain
D onomatopeia
8
10 pts
Which of the following is an example of onomatopoeia?
A Connor cooked cupcakes with coconut sprinkles.
B BOOM!!! CRASH!!!!
C My bookbag weighs 1000 lbs.
D The door flew off its hinges.
9
10 pts
Identify the example of alliteration.
A My sister ate at least 100 gallons of cookies and cream ice cream when her boyfriend broke up with her.
B The thunder crashed through the forest.
C You are as quiet as a mouse.
D Sally sells seashell by the seashore.
10
10 pts
Complete this analogy. paragraph:story :: ___________________:poem
A verse
B poetry
C stanza
D author
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