Introduction to Poetry: Imagery

In this lesson, we will introduce imagery and explore how imagery is used to create meaning in poetry.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following statements about poetry is NOT true?

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Q2.Which of these statements correctly explains what a stanza is?

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Q3.Which of these is true about stanzas?

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Q4.Finish this sentence: Some poems have stanzas of equal length called...

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Q5.Finish this sentence: Some poems have a mixture of long and short stanzas called...

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Q6.Which of these is true about stanzas?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the following statements about poetry is NOT true?

1/6

Q2.Which of these statements correctly explains what a stanza is?

2/6

Q3.Which of these is true about stanzas?

3/6

Q4.Finish this sentence: Some poems have stanzas of equal length called...

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Q5.Finish this sentence: Some poems have a mixture of long and short stanzas called...

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Q6.Which of these is true about stanzas?

6/6

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Introduction to Poetry: Imagery

Lesson 4 of 8

Q1.Which of these is the correct definition of imagery?

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Q2.Which of these is true about imagery?

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Q3.Which of these is a type of imagery?

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Q4.Identify the metaphor from the quotations below

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Q5.Identify the simile from the quotations below

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Q6.Which of these sentences best summarises the emotions expressed in the poem 'A Red, Red Rose'.

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Quiz:

Introduction to Poetry: Imagery

Lesson 4 of 8

Q1.Which of these is the correct definition of imagery?

1/6

Q2.Which of these is true about imagery?

2/6

Q3.Which of these is a type of imagery?

3/6

Q4.Identify the metaphor from the quotations below

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Q5.Identify the simile from the quotations below

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Q6.Which of these sentences best summarises the emotions expressed in the poem 'A Red, Red Rose'.

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Lesson summary: Introduction to Poetry: Imagery

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