Poetry terminology

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11 Questions - Developed by: kaela - Developed on: - 37.410 taken - User Rating: 3.6 of 5.0 - 10 Votes

  • 1
    When several words begin with the same sound it is called?
    hyperbole
    theme
    simile
    onomatopoeia
    alliteration
  • 2
    What is it called when you give human qualities to a non-human object?
    figurative language
    personification
    rhyme scheme
    imagery
    symbolism
  • 3
    The use of a comparison or an exaggeration to make a point is called?
    figurative language
    rhyme scheme
    alliteration
    metaphor
    hyperbole
  • 4
    A direct comparison of two very different things linking them with the words "like" or "as" is a?
    onomatopoeia
    simile
    theme
    imagery
    personification
  • 5
    A figure of speech or an exaggeration is also a?
    hyperbole
    personification
    theme
    simile
    alliteration
  • 6
    The use of symbols is called?
    symbolism
    imagery
    alliteration
    hyperbole
    onomatopoeia
  • 7
    When you use image words to make you imagine something is?
    rhyme scheme
    imagery
    personification
    hyperbole
    alliteration
  • 8
    When the first line is designated as "A" and the sound at the end of the second line is designated as "B" that is a?
    rhyme scheme
    personification
    imagery
    symbolism
    hyperbole
  • 9
    A direct comparison of two very different things is a?
    imagery
    metaphor
    personification
    theme
    onomatopoeia
  • 10
    What is the main idea of a piece of writing?
    alliteration
    figurative language
    metaphor
    sumbolism
    theme
  • 11
    A word whose sound seems to express or reinforce its meaning words that imitate a sound is?
    onomatopoeia
    personification
    hyperbole
    theme
    imagery

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Selman ( 48194 )
Posted 331 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.