STAAR Vocabulary Set 7

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elegy
a type of poem that mourns the dead
epic
a type of poem that tells a story of heroes from myths
lyric
a type of poem that expresses the poet's feelings
meter
rhyme produced by a poem's words, lines and stanzas
ode
a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object or event that has deep and noble feelings in the poet
resolution
the end of a narrative story in which the conflict or problem is resolved
rhyme scheme
the pattern of rhymes at the end of lines of poetry marked by letters
root word
the complete or main part of a word.
sonnet
a type of poem that is often about love, is always 14 lines long and ends in a couplet
couplet
two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme
impact
to have an effect on; the influence or effect
assert
to affirm or defend with confidence
intensity
a high degree of energy, strength, emotion, etc.6
vastness
very great in size, quality, or intensity
taunt
to insult or provoke
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