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  1. anaphora
  2. allegory
  3. rhythm
  4. apostrophe
  5. Line length
  1. a a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or something nonhuman is addressed as if it were alive and present and could reply
  2. b a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface one
  3. c any wavelike recurrence of motion or sound
  4. d repetition of an opening word or phrase in a series of lines
  5. e The combination of non-existent margins and stressed and unstressed sounds(meter) are part of what makes a poem different from poetry.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. is the representation of one thing by another thing. A statue is an image. Figurative language is a another word to describe the word_____________
  2. The is no external pattern but there is often an implied of "felt" pattern. nonmetrical poetry in which the basic rhythmic unit is the line, and in which pauses, line breaks, and formal patterns develop organically from the requirements of the individual poem rather than from established
  3. poetry having as a primary purpose to teach or preach
  4. two successive lines, usually in the same meter, linked by rhyme
  5. The formality, informality, humor all contribute to the poems effect

5 True/False Questions

  1. Petrarchan sonneta sonnet rhyming ABABCDCDEFEFGG; three coordinate quatrains and a concluding couplet


  2. MeterTaken as a whole, the stressed/unstressed sounds in a poem are what give a poem its rhythm, which in poetic terms is called this term.


  3. oxymoronthe repetition of the accented vowel sound and all succeeding sounds in important or importantly positioned words


  4. Voicethe writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject, the audience, or herself or himself; the emotional coloring, or emotional meaning of a work


  5. paradoxa statement or situation containing apparently contradictory or incompatible elements


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