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Language arts Lesson 5
Terms in this set (15)
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
an expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning.
two lines of verse, usually in the same meter and joined by rhyme, that form a unit.
The dictionary definition of a word
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a literary work.
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
the officially recognized or chief poet of a nation
A line or set of lines repeated several times over the course of a poem.
a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in a poem; a verse.
the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities
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