The final two lines of Shakespeare’s “Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer’s Day?” promises the subject of his sonnet
Which of the following terms is defined as, “words that sound alike”?
Which line /best/ illustrates alliteration?
And sings a solitary song.
Which of the following is an example of a simile?
Her stomach rumbled like an approaching train.
Blank verse is always
Which of these lines contains a metaphor?
She offered him a hundred-watt smile.
“Foam brightens like the dogwood now” is an example of
Which of the following terms is the Greek word for “measure”?
The line “I wandered lonely as a cloud” is an example of a
Similes and metaphors are both considered types of
Which statement about free verse is /correct/?
It can be either rhymed or unrhymed.
Repeating the last letter or sound in a word is a technique known as
Which statement is an example of personification?
The wind whispered her name.
What’s the main difference between a metaphor and a simile?
A simile uses “like” or “as” to make comparisons and a metaphor doesn’t.
Which of the following is an example of alliteration?
Foolish flaws and personal preferences.
When a poet wishes to use figurative language, he or she will use words that are
both connotative and denotative.
A poem that has 14 lines and a specific rhyme scheme is called
A definition of formal poetry is verse that
sticks to certain traditional patterns.
The phrase “the middle of May” is an example of
/Personification/ means to give human traits to
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