Ohio Assessments ELA: Analyzing Poetry Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When Whitman writes, the ship is anchor'd safe and sound, its voyage closed and done he is describing the _____ stage of loss.

Question 2 2. What is different about the last two lines of Shakespeare's sonnets?

Question 3 3. Why do poets invoke the muses?

Question 4 4. Which stage of loss is Whitman illustrating when he says, the flag is flung--for you the bugle trills;, bouquets and ribbon'd wreaths and eager faces are used to further pay tribute to Lincoln's life?

Question 5 5. The number of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry is called _____.

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Question 6 6. How do Shakespearean and Petrarchan sonnets differ?

Question 7 7. A reflective poem that laments the loss of someone or something is known as _____.

Question 8 8. How are ballads different from other narrative poems?

Question 9 9. What style of writing was Shakespeare primarily known for?

Question 10 10. What's an ode?

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Question 11 11. Composers of ballads generally include phrases, lines, or sections of lines repeated throughout a poem - particularly at the beginning or ends of stanzas - known as…

Question 12 12. How do Horatian odes differ from Cowleyan odes?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a component of a Pindaric ode?

Question 14 14. Ode on a Grecian Urn is _____.

Question 15 15. The English sonnet is also called a

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Question 16 16. What category of poetry is based on unrhymed lines and lack of a regular meter?

Question 17 17. A sonnet that is divided into three quatrains and a couplet is called a

Question 18 18. What is the basic unit of measurement in poetry?

Question 19 19. What category of poetry is based on unrhymed lines and a definite meter?

Question 20 20. Using similar grammatical constructions to create a poetic effect is known as _____.

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Question 21 21. What does it mean for a poem to have an ABAB rhyme scheme?

Question 22 22. What is analyzing a poem for its rhythm and meter known as?

Question 23 23. How do an elegy and a eulogy differ in terms of tone?

Question 24 24. How are blank verse and free verse different?

Question 25 25. The description, sailing across the wine-dark sea is an example of what poetic device?

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Question 26 26. Which type of ode used a chorus?

Question 27 27. How was Lord Tennyson's idyll, Idylls of the King, different from previous idylls?

Question 28 28. How is the rhyme scheme of a sonnet written out?

Question 29 29. What do we call ordinary written or spoken word?

Question 30 30. Which kinds of poems focus on romance?

Ohio Assessments ELA: Analyzing Poetry Chapter Exam Instructions

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