Poem Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Ozymandias
Curator Pick
Name the words to Ozymandias.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Scientists by Haiku

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Disney or Dickinson?
Editor Pick
Walt and Emily would be proud.
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Poets by Badly Translated First Lines
Curator Pick
Name the Poets by Badly Translated First Lines.
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Click-a-Sonnet
Editor Pick
Pick the poems that are sonnets from the famous poems listed below.
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Before and after in poetry
Editor Pick
Name the word that ends one line of poetry and begins the other.
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Poet By First Line
Thank goodness poets have a unique style.
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Jabberwocky Creatures
Curator Pick
Name the animals mentioned in the Lewis Carroll poem ''Jabberwocky'' (aside from humans).
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Poems Containing their Titles
Editor Pick
Complete the gap in each of these poems by adding the poem's title.
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A Poet in the Passage
Curator Pick
Name the poem when the poet's first name is contained in the passage.
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Characters in Poetry
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Pick the poetic character who is being described in each set of lines.
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Walt Whitman: I Hear America Singing
Editor Pick
Name the words to 'I Hear America Singing' by Walt Whitman.
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Emily Dickinson: Success Is Counted Sweetest
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Name the words to 'Success Is Counted Sweetest' by Emily Dickinson.
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A Year in Literature
Each month has poetic beauty of some kind. These authors saw it.
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Movie Death Haikus
Turning a death into a haiku might not make it less painful, but it definitely makes it more entertaining.
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“I Meant To Do My Work Today”
Curator Pick
If Sporcle had an official poem, this would probably be it.
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Little Boy Blue and Shakespeare
Editor Pick
Name the words to Little Boy Blue and Shakespeare dialogue based on it? (Lyrics).
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The Red Wheelbarrow (Click-a-Poem)
Editor Pick
Pick the words in William Carlos Williams's poem 'The Red Wheelbarrow,' in order.
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Shel Silverstein or Edgar Allan Poe?
Editor Pick
Can you name whether these poems/short stories are from Shel (S)ilverstein or Edgar Allan (P)oe?
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40 Poems by First Line
Curator Pick
Name the poem by the first line.
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Shakespeare in Plain English II
If we read Shakespeare like this in high school, then maybe we'd actually understand his jokes.
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The Office - Brent's critique of Slough - Dialog Quiz
Curator Pick
Complete the dialog from The Office where David Brent critques John Betjemen's poem Slough
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Complete the Poem 'If' by Kipling.
Curator Pick
Pick the correct next lines to complete the poem.
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'The' Books A-Z
Editor Pick
Match the literary works* to the author.
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