Y8 – 16/11/16

Due: 22/11 (Issued: 16/11)
Title: Poetic Devices
Task: This homework is in two parts.

1) Complete the two paragraphs provided in class on your handout (as directed):

P) The writer emphasises unity by showing the differences between the people of the world.
E) This is best shown in the line(s) “  
A –> I) The             “       “ shows…

      D)

This means…

    W)

The writer is suggesting…

      R)

This makes the reader think / feel…
L) The idea is further emphasised by the use of <insert name of device>
 
P) The writer is using <insert name of device> to…
E) The writer says, “    
A –> I) The             “       “ shows…

      D)

This is a <insert name of device> which is usually used to…

    W)

<rephrase the chosen suggestion on the reverse of your handout>

      R)

This makes the reader think / feel…

2) Write out and answer the following questions in your book:

a) Define personification
b) Example, using an animal
c) Define imagery
d) Example, using a description of nature
e) Define alliteration
f) Example, using a texture (how something feels)
g) Define similes
h) Example, using a person and an object
i) Define metaphor
j) Example, using a verb of action

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