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EOG Vocabulary Review

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1. A group of lines in a poem is called a #.
A) verse
B) symbol
C) stanza
D) refrain

2. An # is an expression that cannot be understood if taken literally (ex- %22Get your head out of the clouds%22).
A) hyperbole
B) simile
C) stanza
D) idiom

3. A poem in which the words are arranged to create a picture that relates to the content of the poem is called a #.
A) acrostic poem
B) concrete poem
C) sonnet
D) stanza

4. A # is something that stands for or represents something else.
A) symbol
B) hyperbole
C) hashtag
D) metaphor

5. A # is a comparison using %22like%22 or %22as%22.
A) idiom
B) allusion
C) simile
D) metaphor

6. A figure of speech using deliberate exaggeration or overstatement is called a #.
A) idiom
B) hyperbole
C) allusion
D) lie

7. # is a literary device where the beginning sounds are repeated.
A) stuttering
B) alliteration
C) rhyme
D) simile

8. # is the use of verbal irony to mock or make fun of something.
A) sarcasm
B) comedy
C) hyperbole
D) prose

9. The ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a poem or verse is called #.
A) prose
B) stanza
C) hip hop
D) rhyme scheme

10. Repetition of sounds at the end of words is called #.
A) alliteration
B) rhyme
C) rhyme scheme
D) Dr. Seuss

11. # is the repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis.
A) repetition
B) alliteration
C) rhyme
D) prose

12. A line or set of lines repeated several times over the course of a poem is called a #.
A) personification
B) allusion
C) irony
D) refrain

13. A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes is called #.
A) idiom
B) personification
C) comedy
D) hyperbole

14. A # is a poem with 3 unrhymed lines (5, 7, 5) usually focusing on nature.
A) acrostic
B) figurative language
C) haiku
D) concrete poem

15. Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written to create a special effect or feeling is called #.
A) figurative language
B) confusing
C) alliteration
D) connotation

16. A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance is called an #.
A) poem
B) historical fiction
C) allusoin
D) imagery

17. # is the use of verbal irony to mock or make fun of something.
A) sarcasm
B) verbal irony
C) comical irony
D) joking around

18. A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory terms in a brief phrase is called an #.
A) figurative language
B) oxymoron
C) sarcasm
D) lies

19. # refers to something that appeals to one or more of the senses.
A) reference
B) illustration
C) photograph
D) sensory imagery