by Christina Rossetti
Up-Hill: The Feats of Feet Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Up-Hill? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. "Up-Hill" is written in which meter?
iambic tetrameter with pentameter variants
iambic pentameter with trimeter variants
Q. An iamb is best described as sounding like what?
Q. Ballad meter traditionally alternates between having x and y beats per line
5 and 3
10 and 6
4 and 3
23 and 2
Q. The rhythm of "Up-Hill" is best described as what?
Q. A trochee is a kind of