Language that appeals to the senses (sight, sound touch, taste, smell)
Poetry that does not have a regular rhyme scheme or meter
Comparison between 2 things using like or as
Comparison between 2 unlike things, saying that one thing is another
14-line lyric poem that is usually written in iambic pentameter and has rhyme schemes
A writer's choice of words.
A metaphor that is extended over several lines of writing or even throughout an entire poem.
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry.
Poetry that does not tell a story, but shows speakers emotions and thoughts.
All the meanings, associations, or emotions that have come to be attached to some words.
The dictionary definition of a word.
A song that tells a story.
Repetition of similar consonant sounds, usually at the beginning of a word.
Use of a word whose sound imitates or suggests its meaning.
Type of writing that tells a story.
A nonhuman thing gets human qualities.
Reference to something from outside the story.
Person, place, thing, or event that stands for itself and for something beyond itself as well.
A narrative in which characters and settings stand for abstract ideas or qualities.
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter.
Lines of poetry that contain 5 iambs. unstressed-stressed
The conversation of characters in a play.
A poem in which a speaker addresses one or more silent listeners, reflecting on a problem or situation.
Long speech where a character expresses his/her feelings aloud.
Words that are spoken by a character in a play to the audience or to another character, but that aren't supposed to be overheard by others on stage.
A protagonist who ends up dying because of a tragic flaw.
A personality trait that can lead to a protagonist's downfall.
An original, firsthand account of an event.
A secondhand account written by somebody who did not participate directly in the event.
Looks like a verb, but acts like an adjective.
Looks like a verb, but acts like a noun.