Poetry terminology

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

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Selman ( 60.48 )
Posted 62 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.