From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
We Wear the Mask

We Wear the Mask


by Paul Laurence Dunbar

We Wear the Mask: Choose That Literary Device True or False

1. "We Wear the Mask" is an example of what kind of poem? -> sonnet
2. A typical rondeau has how many rhymes (not including the refrain)? -> 2
3. A repeating line of verse in a poem is called a: -> title
4. Cheeks, eyes, and masks in "We Wear the Mask" are examples of: -> refrain
5. "O great Christ" is an example of an: -> apostrophe