Poetry terminology

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

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Selman ( 60.48 )
Posted 20 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.