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The Voice

The Voice

by Thomas Hardy

The Voice: Form of "The Voice" Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Voice? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is the poem's rhyme scheme?


ABCD
ABAB
ABBA
ABCDEFGHIJK
Q. What kind of stanzas does the poem have?


Quatrains
Tetrameters
Haikus
Octaves
Q. What is the poem's meter (mostly)?


Iambic pentameter
Iambic tetrameter
100 meter
Dactylic tetrameter
Q. Which poetic device does "The Voice" feature?


Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Abrasion
Q. What happens to the form of the poem in the last stanza?


Absolutely nothing at all.
It condenses.
It expands.
Trick question; there is no last stanza.
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