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Theme in Yellow

Theme in Yellow

by Carl Sandburg

Theme in Yellow: Choose That Literary Device Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Theme in Yellow? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Our pumpkin-speaker in "Theme in Yellow" is an example of:


personification
imagery
simile
metaphor
Q. "Orange and tawny gold clusters" is a great example of the poem's:


simile
personification
imagery
character
Q. The lack of punctuation in "Theme in Yellow" is evidence of:


laziness
line breaks
imagery
enjambment
Q. The repetition of that "I am" clause is an example of:


refrain
metaphor
paradox
parallelism
Q. "Terrible teeth" is an example of:


elegy
liturgy
alliteration
bad hygiene
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