Poetry terminology

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

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Selman ( 48194 )
Posted 122 days ago
Please correct the spelling of symbolism in question 10.
Thanks.