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SHE4 Poetry

Poetry Unit
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poetry
literature that is written in verse
form
they way a poem looks
lines
what poetry is written in
stanzas
groups of lines in a poem, similar to a paragraph in prose
rhyme
words that end with the same sounds. (Example: toad and road)
rhyme scheme
a pattern of rhymes. (Example: AA, BB, CC)
free verse
a poem that does not have a rhyme scheme
repetition
repeated words or sounds
imagery
figurative language that uses the Five Senses to paint a picture in the reader's mind
rhythm
the poem's beat, similar to the rhythm in a song
refrain
a phrase or verse that is repeated
mood
the emotion, attitude, tone, or atmosphere of a poem
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