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Keystone online course English 1

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Poetic images help readers to
think logically.
understand history.
read carefully.
see things freshly.

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At one point in Whitman's poem, When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer, the speaker
falls asleep and dreams of the stars.
argues with the astronomer.
wanders off by himself.
writes the astronomer a fan letter.

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A haiku allows the reader to
share a lifetime of experiences.
share a special moment.
focus on surface details.
understand Japanese history.

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In Fog, the extended metaphor compares
the fog to a cat.
the Golden Gate Bridge to fog.
the fog to a misty day.
a cat to the streets of San Francisco.

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The form of figurative language that uses like, as, than, or resembles to compare two dissimilar things is
a simile.
a direct metaphor.
an implied metaphor.

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In an implied metaphor, the comparison is
made through the use of a verb such as "is."
not very flexible or suggestive.
suggested rather than stated directly.
made by the insertion of colorful adjectives.

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In The Secret, the secret is found in a
line of poetry.
newspaper column.

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An unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable (da DAH) is a(n)

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A foot that contains a stressed syllable followed by an unstressed syllable (DAH da) is a(n)

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The only kind of poetic foot that does not contain unstressed syllables is a(n)

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Which of the following pairs of words may be used as an example of approximate rhyme?
now and later
crew and two
again and friend
blue and threw

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Which of the following is an example of onomatopoeia?

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The women in Walker's poem struggle on behalf of their

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For My Papa's Waltz, one possible interpretation is that the speaker is
afraid of his father.
angry with his father’s rough behavior.
filled with pride at his father's ability to dance.
offended by his mother’s reaction to the waltzing.

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Which of the following word pairs from Combing is the BEST example of alliteration?
comb / bone
bending / bow
tearing / cutting
early / hour
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