Question number : 1
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Identify the poetic device used in the following poetic line
“The woods are lovely, dark and deep”
(A) Repetition
(B) Simile
(C) Alliteration
(D) Metaphor

Question number : 2
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‘Mark’d how to explore the vacant vast surrounding’
What figure of speech can be identified in the above line from the poem, “The Nation United”
(A) Oxymoron
(B) Assonance
(C) Synecdoche
(D) Alliteration

Question number : 3
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“Let me not to the marriage of true minds”
Identify the figure of speech employed in the above line :
(A) resonance
(B) transferred epithet
(C) alliterative words
(D) onornatoepic words

Question number : 4
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Identify the figure of speech used in the given lines.
He steps back, surveys with close scrutiny, then sharp critical glare.
(A) Metaphor
(B) Oxymoron
(C) Alliteration
(D) Simile

Question number : 5
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Identify the words in alliteration in the lines:
‘Like gnomes that hid us from the moon
Ready to run to hiding new
With laughter when she found us soon’.
(A) moon, soon
(B) like, from
(C) laughter, found
(D) ready, run

Question number : 6
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“For the soul is dead that slumbers”
Identify the option with words in alliteration.
(A) that, dead
(B) for, is
(C) soul, slumbers
(D) soul, dead

Question number : 7
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“Into the dreary desert sand of dead habit”
What figure of speech can be identified in the aforesaid line from the poem, “Where the Mind is Without Fear”?
(A) Oxymoron
(B) Synecdoche
(C) Assonance
(D) Alliteration

Question number : 8
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‘Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds’ –
What is the figure of speech presented in these lines?
(A) Personification
(B) Alliteration
(C) Simile
(D) Oxymoron

Question number : 9
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There won’t be any calendar,
there won’t be any clock ;
The alliterated words here are——-:
Pick out the correct answer from the options given below :
(A) Calendar – Clock
(B) Won’t be – Calendar
(C) There be a clock
(D) There be a calendar

Question number : 10
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“I spread my wings through all the din ;
Through fears and fright I fly my flight”.
Identify the group of words which has alliteration in them –
Find out the correct answer from the options given below :
(A) through all the din
(B) spread my wings
(C) through fears
(D) through fears and fright I fly my flight

Question number : 11
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Pick out the words in alliteration in “The barren boughs without the leaves”.
Find out the correct answer from the following options :
(A) without leaves
(C) bough with leaves
(B) barrenleaves
(D) barren boughs

Question number : 12
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The figure of speech used in the line,
“Old age and youth alike mistaught, misfed” of the poem – To a Millionaire, is
(A) Personification
(B) Alliteration
(C) Simile
(D) Metaphor