Structure & Content of Different Types of Poems


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Which of the following types of poetry incorporates the spoken word of one or more characters?

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1. Which of the following types of poetry arranges the words into a visual that adds to the meaning of the poem?

2. Which of the following types of poetry usually contains a humorous description of a person?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Learn about the different kinds of poems with this worksheet and quiz. Test questions will cover topics including spoken word and arranging words into a visual.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will guide you to:

  • Determine an intentionally funny poem
  • Identify a poem with a given amount of lines and syllables
  • Describe an acrostic poem

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on kinds of poems
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as acrostic poems
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the use of characters in a poem

Additional Learning

The lesson called Structure & Content of Different Types of Poems will teach you more about this area of study. The following study points will be addressed:

  • Define poetry
  • Understand how to measure meter
  • Recognize the ways in which rhymes are used
  • Identify the idyll poetic form
  • Define soliloquy
  • Determine how dramatic monologue is used