Poetry terminology

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11 Questions - Developed by: kaela - Developed on: - 37.168 taken - User Rating: 3.6 of 5.0 - 10 Votes

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

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Selman ( 48194 )
Posted 273 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.