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a person, place, thing, or event that has meaning in itself also represents something else
a short poem in first person point of view that expresses an emotion, idea, or describes a scene
a poem in which the words are arranged to create a picture that relates to the content of the poem
a lengthy narrative poem, ordinarily concerning a serious subject containing details of heroic deeds and events significant to a culture or nation
A type of lyrical verse praising or glorifying an event or individual, describing nature intellectually as well as emotionally
a short, usually unrhymed poem consisting of twenty-two syllables distributed as 2, 4, 6, 8, 2, in five lines
a Japanese form of poetry, consisting of three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables. Usually about nature; written in present tense
a brief poem inscribed on a tombstone praising a deceased person, usually with rhyming lines.
first letter of each line, read down, spells the subject of the poem, free verse, usually does not rhyme
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