Poetry terminology

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

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Selman ( 48194 )
Posted 96 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.