Poem Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Poems by Word Cloud
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I wandered lonely as a word cloud
That floats on high o'er vales and hills
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LOTR Missing Rings of Power

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Harold Bloom on Authors
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Pick the author about whom Harold Bloom* is writing.
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Missing Word: 18th Century Literature
Name the missing words in these 18th century literary works.
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'To An Athlete Dying Young' by A. E. Housman
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Name the words to 'To An Athlete Dying Young' by A. E. Housman.
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Sea Fever (fill in the gaps)
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Can you put the nouns back in this famous poem?
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Click the Poet
They wrote some poems but do you know 'em...s?
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Two-Word Poetic Phrases
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Can you match together these distinctive two-word phrases from various poems?
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John Keats, 'To Autumn'
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Ah yes, autumn: season of mists and some sort of fruitfulness, close bosom-friend of the maturing something-or-other.
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Poetry Map: Langston Hughes - 'Harlem (Dream Deferred)'
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Name the words to 'Harlem (Dream Deferred)' by Langston Hughes.
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John Keats' 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci'
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Name the words in 'La Belle Dame Sans Merci'.
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Missing Word: Poetry 2
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Name the words missing words from these famous poems.
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Poems by Opening Verse (Clickable)
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Pick the author and title of each poem from their opening verses.
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Annabel Lee (Poe)
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Name the words in the poem 'Annabel Lee' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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To His Coy Mistress, part 1
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Name the words in the first part of Andrew Marvell's poem 'To His Coy Mistress'.
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This is Just to Say
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People like William Carlos Williams are the reason that they make refrigerator locks.
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NEXT 5 Words (Famous Poems)
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Name the next five words to these famous poems.
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Jews in Literature
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Pick the literary work described that features a Jewish character.
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Yeats' 'The Second Coming' (Clickable)
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Pick the words which belong in the blanks of the 1919 William Butler Yeats poem 'The Second Coming'.
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Arnold's 'Dover Beach'
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Can you recite Matthew Arnold's 'Dover Beach?'
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Poetry Map: Shel Silverstein - 'Listen to the Mustn'ts'
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Here's one of the poems that helped put Shel Silverstein on the map.
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Those Winter Sundays (Hayden)
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Happy Father's Day — with a poem!
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Missing Word: Prufrock
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Name the missing words from T.S. Eliot's 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock'.
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Clickable Poetry Terminology
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Pick the terms that match the given definitions.
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