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There are 14 Poetry Terminology quizzes and 170 Poetry Terminology trivia questions in this category. Free to play!
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I love to smell the flowers in the spring, I think that it is just the greatest thing. These lines are an example of a rhyming ________.

trivia quiz  The Poetic Stylings of Poems Themselves Editor choice 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Tchochkekop, Jan 07 21

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.
Jan 07 21
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trivia quiz  Rhyme in Poetry 15 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 15 Qns, skylarb, Jun 30 20

This quiz contains a variety of questions focused on one aspect of poetry: rhyme.
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Jun 30 20
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trivia quiz  Poetry Terms 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, 57wordsmith, Mar 24 18

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.
Mar 24 18
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trivia quiz  A Poetic Alphabet cool 25 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 25 Qns, Catamount, May 04 07

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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trivia quiz  Poetic Devices 20 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 20 Qns, valrenee, Apr 10 21

After each line, tell which poetic device is being used.
Apr 10 21
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trivia quiz  Poetry Terminologies and Types 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Eema-U, May 20 17

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!
May 20 17
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trivia quiz  Forms of Poetry 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, Buzby, Apr 15 15

I will give you a definition of a form of poetry, and you must choose which form it is from the choices given.
Apr 15 15
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trivia quiz  Poetic Forms 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Tough, 10 Qns, Crystallina, Nov 08 08

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.
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trivia quiz  Poetic Forms 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Tough, 10 Qns, skylarb, May 04 07

Choose the best answer for each question.
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trivia quiz  Poetry for Dummies 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, cinnabun, Dec 25 16

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!
Dec 25 16
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trivia quiz  To What End? 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, littlepup, Dec 06 14

All these questions about poetry have something to do with the end of a poetic form or a line of poetry.
Dec 06 14
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trivia quiz  Haiku 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, lucymal20, Dec 23 16

I just learned about a Haiku poem in school.
Dec 23 16
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trivia quiz  English Sonnet Basics 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Average, 10 Qns, shs05, Oct 13 20

How fare you in depths of sonnet matters?
Oct 13 20
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trivia quiz  The Ode Less Travelled 10 questions Take Quiz Now →
Tough, 10 Qns, rosc, May 04 07

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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