Poetry Forms and Techniques Quiz
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Poetry Forms and Techniques Quiz

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What is the main focus of Tanaga poetry?

Nature and seasons

How many syllables does a Haiku poem traditionally have?

17 syllables

Which literary genre addresses issues of modern womanhood humorously and lightheartedly?

Chicklit

What is the common theme of most poems during the Japanese occupation in the Philippines?

<p>Nationalism and country</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary form aims at unity of effect and concentrates on creating mood rather than plot?

<p>Drama</p> Signup and view all the answers

What distinguishes Tanka poetry from Haiku poetry?

<p>Tanka poems have more syllables and address nature, seasons, love, sadness</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the term 'Rhyme Scheme' refer to in poetry?

<p>The technique of repeating similar sounds or the same sound in words</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does 'Diction' refer to in poetry?

<p>The choice of words and phrases in speech or writing</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary device is used by writers to enhance or elaborate elements of their work?

<p>Literary Devices</p> Signup and view all the answers

What does the 'Meter' of a poem refer to?

<p>The basic rhythmic structure of the poetry</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which element of poetry refers to the way an author arranges words, meters, lines, and stanzas to create a coherent sound when read aloud?

<p>Rhyme Scheme</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the role of 'Word Order' in poetry?

<p>Arranging words grammatically or unnaturally</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which literary form during the pre-colonial period of the Philippines was specifically meant to entertain while teaching basic skills in surviving local life?

<p>Proverbs</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main difference between proverbs and riddles in Philippine literature during the pre-colonial period?

<p>Proverbs demand an answer, while riddles do not.</p> Signup and view all the answers

In the context of literature, what does the term 'linguistic' refer to?

<p>A system of conventional spoken, manual, or written symbols for expression</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which aspect of literature involves the expression of one's feelings through words like poetry, essays, stories, and novels?

<p>Literary genres</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the primary focus of pre-colonial Philippine literature?

<p>Preserving myths and legends</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which form of literature during the pre-colonial period of the Philippines was used to test the intellectual capacity of the listeners?

<p>Riddles</p> Signup and view all the answers

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