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Commemorate
to honor or maintain the memory of ; celelbrate
Contemplate
to think or consider for a period of time
Forlorn
lonely and sad , as if forsaken or forgotton
Majestic
having a lofty , imposing , or grand aspect or style
Lyric
expresses the speakers thought or personal feeling
Has a musical quality but does not always rhyme
Rhyme scheme
is the pattern made by its end rhyme
Sonnet
has 14 lines and a pattern to its end rhymes.
Uses pairs of stressed and unstressed syllables
Meter
another pattern involves a combination of stressed and unstressed syllables
Theme
is the overall idea , or message about life , that the poet wants to communicate
personification
is a kind of figurative lanuage that poets use to make descriptions and images more vivid
Stanza
groups of lines in a poem , often contain sound patterns

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