ABEKA WORLD LITERATURE TEST 6 (SEMESTER EXAM)
wrote “The Inspiration of Mr. Budd”
Thomas á Kempis wrote this devotional book
~Of the Imitation of Christ~
wrote “The Great Stone Face”
the one most like the Great Stone Face
The Gessler brothers in “Quality” made what?
use of soft, smooth sounds
use of rough, harsh sounds
pattern “nike swoosh nike swoosh ‘ “
pattern ” ‘ nike swoosh nike swoosh”
pattern “nike swoosh ‘ “
pattern ” ‘ nike swoosh”
“the land was ours before we were the lans’s” is an example of what?
wrote “The Destruction of Sennacherib”
Psalms use the construction of two or more thoughts in the same pattern
in “What Men Live By,” Michael learns that men live by what?
a sonnet is an example of what?
a Petrarchan sonnet is also called what?
how many lines are in a couplet?
wrote ~Silas Marner~
what time of year is described in “Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year”?
in what country did haiku poetry originate?
hired man in “The Death of the Hired Man”
Edgar Allen Poe wrote a poem about a ____ tapping at a chamber door
Leiningen finally conquered the invading ants by doing what?
flooding his plantation
Mr. Budd dyed William Strickland’s hair what color?
wrote “The Erl-king”
to say that a pine tree “sleeps” and “dreams” is an example of what?
wrote “The Pied Piper of Hamelin”
how many lines are in a limerick?
wrote “i thank you god for this most amazing”
Jimmy Valentine changed his name to what?
what subject does Miss Dove teach?
involves only one syllable
Pearl S. Buck grew up in what country?
what is the “IT” in “I Like to See It Lap the Miles”?
arrangement of incidents or events in a story
central idea which gives a work meaning
sonnet made up of three quatrains and a couplet
what form of poetry did Robert Browning perfect?
the dramatic monologue
“I wanted to pass for childless once”
married Silas’s fiancee
tailor and parish clerk
“for I am ugly–there’s no denying that: I feature my father’s family”
orphan found on a hearth
“as for her own person, it gave the same idea of perfect unvarying neatness as the body of a little bird”
Nancy Lammeter Cass
drowned in the Stone-pits
“she was the person always first thought of in ravel when there was an illness or death in a family”
found dead in the snow
“the Squire’s sister, as well as the doctor’s wife–a double dignity, with which her diameter was in direct proportion”
unrhymed iambic pentameter
regular recurrence of sound or motion
occurrence of rhythm at regular intervals
group of four lines
the main character or rival
correspondence of sounds
poetry with no metrical pattern
an opposing character or rival
American poet who wrote about New England rural life
French author who is best known for his novels ~Les Misérables~ and ~The Hunchback of Notre Dame~
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
only American to have his bust placed in the Poet’s Corner of Westminster Abbey
English writer of metrical Psalms
Alfred Lord Tennyson
19th-century Victorian poet
writer from New Zealand
English poet of Italian ancestry
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
British author who created Sherlock Holmes
“his queer long coat from heel to head/was half of yellow and half of red”
“Pied Piper of Hamelin”
“how they tinkle, tinkle, tinkle,/in the icy air of night”
“I know how the caged bird feels, alas!”
“this thou perceivest, which makes thy love more strong, to love that well which thou must leave ere long”
“Sonnet LXXIII: That Time of Year”
“into each life some rain must fall,/some days must be dark and dreary
“The Rainy Day”
“forgive my hat”