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Poetry: Symbol, Allegory, and Irony
Symbol
Conventional symbol
Contextual symbol
Allegory
a person, an object, an image, a word, or an event that evoke…
have meanings that are widely recognized by a society or cult…
can be a setting, a character, an action, an object, a name,…
a narration or description usually restricted to a single mea…
Symbol
a person, an object, an image, a word, or an event that evoke…
Conventional symbol
have meanings that are widely recognized by a society or cult…
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AP Academic Vocabulary: Symbolism and Allegory
symbol
public symbol
allegory
inference
an object, event, person, or animal to which we have assigned…
a symbol in public we recognize at once
a story in which characters, settings, and actions stand for…
an educated guess about what a writer wants to convey through…
symbol
an object, event, person, or animal to which we have assigned…
public symbol
a symbol in public we recognize at once
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poetry- chapter 24 (symbol, allegory, and irony)
symbol
conventional symbol
contextual symbol
allegory
something that represents something else
something that is recognized by many people to represent some…
something that represents something else and goes beyond trad…
a bunch of symbols that ultimately make up a large symbol rep…
symbol
something that represents something else
conventional symbol
something that is recognized by many people to represent some…
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AP Lit Chapter 6 Notes: Symbol, Allegory, and Fantasy
Aim of the Writer
Symbol
Name Symbolism
Symbolic Meaning
To say as much as possible as briefly as possible.
Something that means more than what it suggests on the surfac…
A name could suggest possible nationality, gender, or somethi…
Is more profound and moving. There are two types of symbols,…
Aim of the Writer
To say as much as possible as briefly as possible.
Symbol
Something that means more than what it suggests on the surfac…
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AP Literature Chapter 24 Vocabulary: Symbol, Allegory, and Irony
symbol
conventional symbol
literary symbol
allegory
Something that represents something else
Something that is recognized by many people to represent cert…
Goes beyond traditional or public meanings
A narration or description usually restricted to a single mea…
symbol
Something that represents something else
conventional symbol
Something that is recognized by many people to represent cert…
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AP Poetry Vocab Words (allegory thru dramatic monologue)
allegory
alliteration
anapest
antagonist
a symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
the repetition of a consonant sounds, especially at the begin…
two unstressed syllables followed by a stressed syllable
a character or force against which a main character struggles
allegory
a symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
alliteration
the repetition of a consonant sounds, especially at the begin…
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AP Lit Chapter 6 Notes: Symbol, Allegory, and Fantasy
Aim of the Writer
Symbol
Name Symbolism
Symbolic Meaning
To say as much as possible as briefly as possible.
Something that means more than what it suggests on the surfac…
A name could suggest possible nationality, gender, or somethi…
Is more profound and moving. There are two types of symbols,…
Aim of the Writer
To say as much as possible as briefly as possible.
Symbol
Something that means more than what it suggests on the surfac…
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AP English Literature- Symbol(Poetry)
testator
tutelage
unfaltering
astringent
a person who makes a will
instruction
steadfast; firm; not changing
harsh; severe
testator
a person who makes a will
tutelage
instruction
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AP Poetry Quiz #6 (simile thru symbol)
simile
soliloquy
sonnet
spondee
a figure of speech involving a comparison between unlike thin…
an extended speech in a play in which a character alone onsta…
a 14-line poem in iambic pentameter; the Shakespearian or Eng…
a metrical foot represented by 2 stressed syllables; example:…
simile
a figure of speech involving a comparison between unlike thin…
soliloquy
an extended speech in a play in which a character alone onsta…
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AP Poetry Chapter 21: Symbolism and Allusion: WIndow to Wide Expanses of Meaning
Symbols
Cultural or Universal Symbols
Contextual, Private, or Authorial Symb…
Allusions
specific words or objects that stand for ideas, values, perso…
Symbols that possess a ready-made, clearly agreed upon meanin…
Symbols that are not universally recognized
Unacknowledged references and quotations the author makes ass…
Symbols
specific words or objects that stand for ideas, values, perso…
Cultural or Universal Symbols
Symbols that possess a ready-made, clearly agreed upon meanin…
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Ocar AP Literature Poetry Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
indirect of passing reference
repetition in first part of a sentence , to have an artistic…
allegory
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
alliteration
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
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Chapter 9: Symbolism and Allegory
Symbolism
Cultural / Universal
Private / Authorial / Contextual
Allegory
A drawing together of things with ideas, values, persons or w…
Embodies ideas and emotions that writers and readers share as…
Symbols within an individual story; there is no carryover.
A word that implies other than what is said. Sustains symboli…
Symbolism
A drawing together of things with ideas, values, persons or w…
Cultural / Universal
Embodies ideas and emotions that writers and readers share as…
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AP Rhetorical Terms Allegory - Connotation
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
The device of using a character and/or story elements symboli…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in to…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional of…
allegory
The device of using a character and/or story elements symboli…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in to…
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Poetry Terms
Poetry
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Imagery
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
Language that appeals to the senses (sight, hearing, touch, t…
Poetry
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
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Poetry Unit
poetry
free verse poem
lyric poetry
ode
type of literature in which words are carefully chosen and ar…
poetry (non-traditional) that does not contain regular patter…
traditional poem that expresses thoughts and feelings; sound…
type of LYRIC poetry that deals with serious issues such as b…
poetry
type of literature in which words are carefully chosen and ar…
free verse poem
poetry (non-traditional) that does not contain regular patter…
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ETHS APES Poetry
aesthetics
magical realism
anagram
sentimentality
(art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste…
A genre of fiction in which elements of fantasy, myth, or the…
a word or phrase made by transposing the letters
a term used to describe the effort by an author to induce emo…
aesthetics
(art) the branch of philosophy dealing with beauty and taste…
magical realism
A genre of fiction in which elements of fantasy, myth, or the…
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Ms. Foy Basic Poetry Terms-AP
Rhythm
Stanza
Alliteration
Imagery
recurrence of stressed and unstressed sounds in poetry; may b…
a unified grouping of lines; often marked by spacing between…
the repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds at the b…
elements of a poem that invoke any of the five senses to crea…
Rhythm
recurrence of stressed and unstressed sounds in poetry; may b…
Stanza
a unified grouping of lines; often marked by spacing between…
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AP Literary Terms Quiz 1
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anapest
a work that functions on a symbolic level; using abstract ide…
the repetition of the initial consonant
a reference to another work or art, literature, etc. in a work
a metrical pattern of two unaccented syllables followed by an…
allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level; using abstract ide…
alliteration
the repetition of the initial consonant
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Allegory of the cave symbolism
prisoners
puppet-masters
chains
the cave
represent all individuals as souls trapped in a sensory world
represent individuals and organizations who construct knowledge
represents anything that keeps the individual from having the…
represents the sensory or superficial world, in which individ…
prisoners
represent all individuals as souls trapped in a sensory world
puppet-masters
represent individuals and organizations who construct knowledge
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AP Poetry Terms
accent
allegory
alliteration
allusion
(the same as stress) a syllable given more prominence in pron…
a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant so…
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
accent
(the same as stress) a syllable given more prominence in pron…
allegory
a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
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The Study of Fiction: Chapter 9- Symbolism and Allegory
symbolism
cultural / universal symbol
private / authorial / contextual symbol
allegory
a drawing together of things with ideas, values, persons, or…
embodies ideas and emotions that writers and readers share as…
symbols within an individual story; there is no carryover
a work implies other that what is said; it sustains symbolism…
symbolism
a drawing together of things with ideas, values, persons, or…
cultural / universal symbol
embodies ideas and emotions that writers and readers share as…
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AP Lit. Poetry Terms Week Four
Apostrophe
Allegory
Conceit
Hyperbole
A direct address to something not ordinarily spoken to
A narrative or description that has a second meaning beneath…
An extended metaphor comparing two unlike objects with powerf…
Deliberate exaggeration or overstatement
Apostrophe
A direct address to something not ordinarily spoken to
Allegory
A narrative or description that has a second meaning beneath…
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AP Lit Poetry
Hyperbole
Apostrophe
Figure of Speech
Litotes
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
A deliberate understatement for effect; the opposite of hyper…
Hyperbole
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
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AP English allegory-wit
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
the device for using a character or story elements to symboli…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in two or more nei…
direct or indirect reference to something that is presumably…
multiple meanings of a word- intentional or not. "the audienc…
allegory
the device for using a character or story elements to symboli…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in two or more nei…
40 terms
AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
trope
apostrophe
hyperbole
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
trope
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
10 terms
AP English Language Allegory-Apostrophe
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a work that functions on a symbolic level
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
Allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
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Poetry Vocabulary - Elements of Poetry
Form
Imagery
Metaphor
Personification
The way a poem looks and is arranged on a page. The words of…
Language that appeals to the readers' sense of sight, hearing…
Direct comparison of unlike things (no use of "like" or "as")
A comparison that gives human qualities to an object, animal,…
Form
The way a poem looks and is arranged on a page. The words of…
Imagery
Language that appeals to the readers' sense of sight, hearing…
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AP English Language Allegory-Apostrophe
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a work that functions on a symbolic level
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
Allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
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AP English Language Allegory-Apostrophe
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a work that functions on a symbolic level
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
Allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
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AP Poetry Terms--2015
assonance
cliché
connotation
consonance
repetition of vowel sounds within words
an overused or trite statement
the implicit meaning of a word; the hints, nuances or associa…
same sounding consonants within the word (bath and father)
assonance
repetition of vowel sounds within words
cliché
an overused or trite statement
40 terms
AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
trope
apostrophe
hyperbole
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
trope
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
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POETRY (EXAMPLES)
RHYME
END RHYME
INTERNAL RHYME
NEAR RHYME
LAMP STAMP
Hector the Collector Collected bits of string.... Collected doll…
Once upon a midnight dreary, while I... pondered weak and weary.
ROSE LOSE
RHYME
LAMP STAMP
END RHYME
Hector the Collector Collected bits of string.... Collected doll…
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AP Poetry terms (updated 2016)
villanelle
couplet
Epic
Lyric poetry
A French verse form calculated to appear simple and spontaneo…
A pair of lines that end in rhyme
A long narrative poem, written in heightened language, which…
Personal, reflective poetry that reveals the speaker's though…
villanelle
A French verse form calculated to appear simple and spontaneo…
couplet
A pair of lines that end in rhyme
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Stine AP Poetry Terms
Couplet
Triplet or Tercet
Assonance
Consonance (also dissonance, half rhym…
two lines that rhyme.
Three lines that rhyme.
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in nearby words. ("eac…
repetition of consonant sounds within a line. ("odds and ends…
Couplet
two lines that rhyme.
Triplet or Tercet
Three lines that rhyme.
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Simile
Sonnet
Stanza
Symbol
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
Usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the s…
Something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of somethi…
Simile
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Sonnet
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
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AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
apostrophe
hyperbole
irony
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
A device that depends on the existence of at least two separa…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
23 terms
AP Poetry Terms
Denotation
Connotation
Allusion
Imagery
Dictionary definition of a word
An implied meaning of a word. Opposite of denotation.
A reference within a piece of literature to another work of l…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Denotation
Dictionary definition of a word
Connotation
An implied meaning of a word. Opposite of denotation.
19 terms
Poetry Types
Couplet
Meter
iamb
Rhyme Scheme
two successive lines of poetry of the same lengthat rhyme
a rhythm that tells a story
a metrical foot in English verse of one unstressed syllable f…
a pattern of rhymes used in a piece of verse. Labeled by usin…
Couplet
two successive lines of poetry of the same lengthat rhyme
Meter
a rhythm that tells a story
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Poetry Terms
Poetry
Rhyme
Rhythm
Imagery
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
The repetition of the same sound at the end of several lines…
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
Language that appeals to the senses (sight, hearing, touch, t…
Poetry
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
Rhyme
The repetition of the same sound at the end of several lines…
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Poetry
Stanza
Verse
Free Verse
Meter
Groups of lines separated from the rest of the poem with blan…
Line of poetry
Poetry that does NOT rhyme
The arrangement of words in a poem using certain number of sy…
Stanza
Groups of lines separated from the rest of the poem with blan…
Verse
Line of poetry
30 terms
AP Lit Semester 1
allegory
antithesis
ambiguity
undertone
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
uncertainty or inexactness of meaning in language.
an underlying quality or feeling.
allegory
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
antithesis
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
20 terms
Drama Terms - AP Lit
Drama
Dialogue
Tragedy
Stage directions
A story written to be performed by actors
A conversation between characters
is a work of literature, especially a play, that results in a…
Notes included in a drama to describe how the work is to be p…
Drama
A story written to be performed by actors
Dialogue
A conversation between characters
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Poetry
alliteration
stanza
imagery
metaphor
repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words, suc…
one of the parts of a poem or song
pictures formed in the mind
an implied comparison between two different things
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words, suc…
stanza
one of the parts of a poem or song
40 terms
2015 AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
trope
apostrophe
hyperbole
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
trope
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
52 terms
Poetry Terms
Assonance... (sound device)
Alliteration... (sound device)
Consonance... (sound device)
Onomatopoeia... (sound device)
The repetition of vowel sounds at any place in a series of wo…
The repetition of a sound at the beginning of a series of wor…
The repetition of a consonant sound at any place in a series…
The use of words whose sound makes one think of its meaning…
Assonance... (sound device)
The repetition of vowel sounds at any place in a series of wo…
Alliteration... (sound device)
The repetition of a sound at the beginning of a series of wor…
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
13 terms
AP Poetry Terms
Villanelle
Tercet
Synecdoche
Symbol
A 19 line poem divided into 5 tercets and a final quatrain
stanza of three lines
A figure of speech in which a term that denotes one thing is…
A sign that represents something else
Villanelle
A 19 line poem divided into 5 tercets and a final quatrain
Tercet
stanza of three lines
61 terms
AP Poetry Terms
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Analogy
The prominence or emphasis given to a syllable or word. In th…
A narrative having a second meaning beneath the surface one.
The repetition of the same or similar sounds at the beginning…
A likeness or similarity between things that are otherwise un…
Accent
The prominence or emphasis given to a syllable or word. In th…
Allegory
A narrative having a second meaning beneath the surface one.
15 terms
Elements of Poetry
simile
metaphor
personification
onomatopoeia
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
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Poetry terms
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
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