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If you know your sonnets from your terza rimas, this may be the category for you.   

There are 14 quizzes and 170 trivia questions in this category.
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Trivia Quizzes in category Poetry Terminology
1
The Poetic Stylings of Poems Themselves 10 questions

Poetry is a wonderful art, and poems can be free, or very structured. I'll give you part of a poem I've written; you choose the closing line, based on the poem's style.
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Tchochkekop
1866 plays
2
A Poetic Alphabet 25 questions

An abecedarian poem is one where verses begin with successive letters of the alphabet. Try this loosely abecedarian quiz on poetic terms.
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Catamount
1689 plays
3
Forms of Poetry 10 questions

I will give you a definition of a form of poetry, and you must choose which form it is from the choices given.
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Buzby
945 plays
4
Rhyme in Poetry 15 questions

This quiz contains a variety of questions focused on one aspect of poetry: rhyme.
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skylarb
2094 plays
5
Poetic Forms 10 questions

Sometimes there seem to be almost as many poetic forms as poems themselves! Okay, that's an exaggeration, but many unique forms of poetry exist, and this quiz covers some of them.
Tough
Crystallina
1050 plays
6
To What End? 10 questions

All these questions about poetry have something to do with the end of a poetic form or a line of poetry.
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littlepup
225 plays
7
English Sonnet Basics 10 questions

How fare you in depths of sonnet matters?
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shs05
246 plays
8
Poetry Terms 10 questions

What sets poetry apart from prose? In this quiz you will test your knowledge about the distinctive set of terms that gives poetry its literary uniqueness.
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57wordsmith
1797 plays
9
Poetic Forms 10 questions

Choose the best answer for each question.
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skylarb
693 plays
10
Poetic Devices 20 questions

After each line, tell which poetic device is being used.
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valrenee
1614 plays
11
The Ode Less Travelled 10 questions

Since reading Stephen Fry's book, I now know my iamb from my anapaest. Test your knowledge of poetic terminology in this quiz based on 'The Ode Less Travelled'.
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rosc
345 plays
12
Poetry Terminologies and Types 10 questions

This quiz is not about famous poets or poems, but about (as the Quiz Title suggests) Poetry Terminologies and Types. An easy quiz that all should enjoy!
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Eema-U
1101 plays
13
Poetry for Dummies 10 questions

If you're taking this quiz, there's a good chance you already know a thing or two about poetry. But if you're not sure what the difference between a sonnet and a nonet is then don't fret because this quiz is here to help! Enjoy!
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cinnabun
654 plays
14
Haiku 10 questions

I just learned about a Haiku poem in school.
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lucymal20
429 plays
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