creative writing

1. Poetry that is short in length and focuses on feelings and thoughts of the speaker or narrator is called:(Points : 3)
narrative
lyric
a ballad
a haiku

2. What is the rhyme scheme of most limericks?(Points : 3)
AABBA
ABBBA
ABCABC
AAAAB

3. Which is true about most narrative poetry?(Points : 3)
it usually focuses on few images
it usually focuses on few key rhymes
it usually focuses on few key characters
it usually focuses on expressing emotions

4. The Tropics of New York by Claude McKay is which type of poem?(Points : 3)
a free verse poem
a narrative poem
a lyric poem
an ode

5. What type of poem is Robert Frost's Out, Out --?(Points : 3)
lyric
narrative
ballad
epic

6. Which poetic technique common in narrative poems is used in Robert Frost's Out, Out -- ?(Points : 3)
hyperbole
omniscient point of view
dialogue
onomatopoeia

7. In the following lines from a haiku by Buson, which element of poetry is used as a way to exaggerate an image?"Fallen red blossom from plum trees/burst into flame"c(Points : 3)
oxymoron
hyperbole
assonance
alliteration

8. The tone of a limerick is often:(Points : 3)
humorous
threatening
supercilious
angry

9. Which is true about word choice in free verse poems?(Points : 3)
because they have less formal structure, free verse poems don't need to exemplify careful word choice
though they have less formal structure, free verse poems still exemplify careful word choice
because they have more formal structure than other poems, free verse poems can limit careful word choice
word choice is not a consideration while writing free verse poems

10. Which of the following is true about haiku?(Points : 3)
effective diction is unimportant since the poems are so short
effective diction is crucial because the poems are so short
effective diction includes a set rhyme scheme
effective diction defines the poem's physical shape on the page

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  1. #1 lyric
    #2 aabba
    #3 it usually focus on few key characters
    #6 dialogue
    #8 humorous
    #9 though they have less formal structure , free verse poems still exemplify careful word choice
    #10 Effective diction is crucial because the poems are so short

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