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Poetry Quiz 1
Terms in this set (44)
The Verse form
lines of poetry
The poetic techniques.
The Sound/ Rhythm
In a poem, Every _______ is important.
The Command of the Craft
Essential to good poetry. (craft
Subject matter of poetry relies heavily on timeless, _________
A series of lines grouped together and separated by an empty line
It is any poem with one speaker (not necessarily the poet) who express strong thoughts and feelings
- most modern poems are in this form.
It is a poem that tells a story.
Describes the world that surrounds the speaker.
A pattern of stressed and un-stressing syllables of poetry
finding meter by scanning the lines.
has rhythm, but no rhyme
has neither rhythm nor rhyme
- Repetition of a constant sound at the beginning of or within words.
- It is used to create a melody, set a mood, highlight an important word (or line)
Repeating vowl sounds
Use words that mimic sounds.
Meant to reflect the actual sound
Repeating words or phrases to emphasize key thematic ideas.
A form of repetition where the order of verbs and nouns repeated.
comparison using "like or "as"
comparison WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
giving human characteristic to non-human things.
creates a picture in readers mind. appeal to senses.
A form of metaphor, which in mentioning an important part signifies the whole