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Poetry Terms - Pre-AP English 1 Honors
litotes
synecdoche
simile
symbol
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
comparing two things using like or as
contains several layers of meaning often concealed at first s…
litotes
a positive statement expressed by negating opposite expressions
synecdoche
part of something represents a whole or the whole represents…
10 terms
English Pre-AP 9 Honors*
embellish
disdain
disparage
disparity
to make beautiful; adorn
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
to lower in rank or reputation to put someone down
lack of similarity of equality; inequality
embellish
to make beautiful; adorn
disdain
a feeling of contempt for what is beneath one
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Pre AP Honors English 10
Ambi, Amphi
Cred
Ben, Bene
Anti
Two or both
Believe
Good
Against
Ambi, Amphi
Two or both
Cred
Believe
38 terms
Honors / AP English Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
assonance
repeated beginning with consonant sound
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech in which someone, some abstract quality, o…
repetition of a VOWEL sound
alliteration
repeated beginning with consonant sound
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
18 terms
Pre AP English Poetry vocabulary
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A comparison using like or as
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Simile
A comparison using like or as
20 terms
Honors English I Review List 1 Quarter 2: Poetry
allusion
cacophony
figurative language
onomatopoeia
(n) an indirect reference to a commonly known work, usually o…
(n) a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
(n) Language that communicates ideas beyond the exact, litera…
(n) A literary device in which the sound of a word is related…
allusion
(n) an indirect reference to a commonly known work, usually o…
cacophony
(n) a harsh, discordant mixture of sounds
Pre AP Honors English 10
Ambi, Amphi
Cred
Ben, Bene
Anti
Two or both
Believe
Good
Against
Ambi, Amphi
Two or both
Cred
Believe
Pre-Ap English Poetry Terms
Imagery
Simile
Diction
Metaphor
The use of figurative language to represent objects, actions…
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as".
The words that a poet or author uses that can affect the mood…
Comparison of two things without "like" or "as"
Imagery
The use of figurative language to represent objects, actions…
Simile
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as".
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
30 terms
Pre-Ap English Poetry Vocab
Allot
Asset
Conservative
Covet
To divide or distribute by lot
Anything owned that has Value
Tending to maintain traditions and to resist or oppose any ch…
To desire very much what another has; to crave; to long for.
Allot
To divide or distribute by lot
Asset
Anything owned that has Value
16 terms
Honors English Poetry 1st Quarter Final DeMarco
London 1802
Birches
The Artilleryman's Vision
The Sonnet Ballad
William Wordsworth
Robert Frost
Walt Whitman
Gwendolyn Brooks
London 1802
William Wordsworth
Birches
Robert Frost
10 terms
Poetry terms Pre- Ap English
personification
antithesis
slant rhyme
free verse
the giving of human characterisitics to inanimate objects, id…
a balancing or contrasting of one term against another
a rhyme based on an imperfect or incomplete correspondence of…
consists of lines that do not have a regular meter and do not…
personification
the giving of human characterisitics to inanimate objects, id…
antithesis
a balancing or contrasting of one term against another
34 terms
Honors Pre-AP English Vocabulary.
VOCAB FINAL:
Aberration:
Assiduous:
Benevolent:
...
Something out of the ordinary.
Hard working. (donkey)
Generous, Kind.
VOCAB FINAL:
...
Aberration:
Something out of the ordinary.
29 terms
Pre-AP English Poetry Terms
Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Two things compared not using like or as
A comparison sustained for several lines
Two things compared using like or as
Metaphor that gives inanimate objects human qualities
Metaphor
Two things compared not using like or as
Extended Metaphor
A comparison sustained for several lines
7 terms
Pre-AP English Honors Vocabulary
Diction
Syntax
Parallelism
Anaphora
word choice
sentence structure, word choice
recurrent syntactic similarity... Example: She enjoys, running,…
repetition of the same word(s) at the beginning of successive…
Diction
word choice
Syntax
sentence structure, word choice
Pre-AP English Final - Poetry
Iamb
Trochee
Anapest
Dactyl
one unaccented syllable followed by one accented syllable
one accented syllable followed by one unaccented syllable
two unaccented syllables followed by one accented syllable.
one accented syllable followed by two unaccented syllables
Iamb
one unaccented syllable followed by one accented syllable
Trochee
one accented syllable followed by one unaccented syllable
40 terms
Pre AP English 9 POETRY
Rhyme Scheme
Stress
Foot
Iambic
Repeating pattern of rhyming usually identified by a series o…
Emphasizing particular syllables in a poem in order to create…
A single set of repeated stress and unstressed syllables in a…
Each foot has an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed s…
Rhyme Scheme
Repeating pattern of rhyming usually identified by a series o…
Stress
Emphasizing particular syllables in a poem in order to create…
15 terms
Pre AP English 10 Honors
Accede (v)
Altruistic (adj)
Clemency (n)
Dearth (n)
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
Mercy, humaneness; mildness, moderateness
A lack, scarcity, inadequate supply; famine
Accede (v)
To yield to; to assume an office or dignity
Altruistic (adj)
Unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
139 terms
Literary Terms Pre AP Honors English 2
absolute
adage
ad hominem argument
allegory
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
a familiar proverb or wise saying
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
a literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
absolute
a word free from limitations or qualifications ("best," "all,…
adage
a familiar proverb or wise saying
43 terms
Poetry - English II PreAP
folk balad
literary ballad
epic poetry
lyric poetry
anonymous product of the native culture which was originally…
a conscious imitation of the folk form by a single poet
long narrative poetry, italisised
once meant to be sung to music, now refers to any short, conc…
folk balad
anonymous product of the native culture which was originally…
literary ballad
a conscious imitation of the folk form by a single poet
18 terms
Pre AP English Poetry Assesment
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
a comparison that uses like or as
A comparison that says something is something.
Giving human like qualities to an inanimate object
An exaggerated statement not meant to be taking literally.
Simile
a comparison that uses like or as
Metaphor
A comparison that says something is something.
14 terms
Pre-AP English Poetry Authors
Who is the author of I Wandered Lonely…
Who is the author of Dream Deferred?
Who is the author of Dreams?
Who is the author of Problems with Hur…
William Wordsworth
Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes
Victor Hernandez Cruz
Who is the author of I Wandered Lonely…
William Wordsworth
Who is the author of Dream Deferred?
Langston Hughes
English 1 Pre-AP: Drama and Poetry Terms
drama
act
scene
Dramatis Personae
a narrative that is meant to be performed by actors in front…
a larger division of a dramatic text that indicates a shift i…
a smaller division of a dramatic text that indicates a shift…
a list of the cast of characters in a play, usually in order…
drama
a narrative that is meant to be performed by actors in front…
act
a larger division of a dramatic text that indicates a shift i…
19 terms
PreAp English II Vocab First Quarter
Admonitory... Adjective
Apathetic... Adjective
Clinical ... Adjective
Didactic ... Adjective
Tending or serving to admonish, waring
Showing or feeling no interest or enthusiasm or concern
Efficient and unemotional coldly detached
Intended to teach moral instruction as an ulterior motive
Admonitory... Adjective
Tending or serving to admonish, waring
Apathetic... Adjective
Showing or feeling no interest or enthusiasm or concern
Quarter 3 Vocabulary Pre-Ap English
Magnanimous (adj.)
expedite (v)
salubrious (adj.)
elucidate (v.)
generous; fogiving
accelerate; hurry
beneficial; healthy; salutary; nice
explain; clarify;expound;
Magnanimous (adj.)
generous; fogiving
expedite (v)
accelerate; hurry
Pre AP English Vocab for Quarter 3
magnanimous
expedite
salubrious
elucidate
noble or generous (adj)
hurry up, speed up (v)
good for your health (adj)
clear (v)
magnanimous
noble or generous (adj)
expedite
hurry up, speed up (v)
Poetry Terms-Pre-AP English 1
Poetry
Traditional Poetry
Organic Poetry
Lyric Poetry
The communication of thought and feeling through the careful…
Language arranged in lines, with a regular rhythm and often a…
Poetry that has no fixed meter or pattern and that depends on…
Poetry that expresses a speaker's personal thoughts or feelings
Poetry
The communication of thought and feeling through the careful…
Traditional Poetry
Language arranged in lines, with a regular rhythm and often a…
Pre-Ap English 9 Poetry Terms/Concepts Part 1
Imagery
olfactory imagery
visual imagery
gustatory imagery
recreating a sensory experience through the use of descriptiv…
smell
sight
taste
Imagery
recreating a sensory experience through the use of descriptiv…
olfactory imagery
smell
18 terms
3rd Quarter Sonnet Terminology Pre-Ap English
couplet
enjambment
Iambic pentameter
meter
two lines at the end of the sonnet
continuation without a pause passed the end of the line, coup…
rhythmic pattern, consisting of five unstressed syllables, th…
typical rhyme scheme
couplet
two lines at the end of the sonnet
enjambment
continuation without a pause passed the end of the line, coup…
16 terms
Pre-AP English 9: Poetry Terms
Iamb
Iambic Pentameter
Sonnet
Rhyming couplet
A unit of rhythm in poetry that consists of one syllable that…
A metrical pattern in poetry which consists of five iambic fe…
14 line poem, usually in iambic pentameter, that follows this…
Two lines of the same length that rhyme and complete thought
Iamb
A unit of rhythm in poetry that consists of one syllable that…
Iambic Pentameter
A metrical pattern in poetry which consists of five iambic fe…
23 terms
Pre-AP English 9 Poetry Vocab & Meters
Gale
Fickle
Extremity
Caw
A very strong wind
Changing frequently, especially in regards to ones loyalties,…
The most extreme degree of something
Cry of a raven or crow
Gale
A very strong wind
Fickle
Changing frequently, especially in regards to ones loyalties,…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 4
affable
aggrandize
amorphous
aura
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
(adj.) shapeless, without definite form; of no particular typ…
(n.) that which surrounds (as an atmosphere); a distinctive a…
affable
(adj.) courteous and pleasant, sociable, easy to speak to
aggrandize
(v.) to increase in greatness, power, or wealth; to build up…
Pre-AP English 9 Honors List 7
Attest
Contestable
Dictate
Dictum
To certify that something is true or genuine
Open for debate or dispute
To speak and have someone else write down what is said;to dec…
A statement from an authority it a judge; a saying
Attest
To certify that something is true or genuine
Contestable
Open for debate or dispute
23 terms
English I Pre-AP: Poetry Terms
Form
Lines
Stanza
Traditional Poetry
poem's structure; way the words are arranged on the map
unit of a poem
a grouping of lines in a poem
follows fixed rules; has regular rhythm and rhyme pattern
Form
poem's structure; way the words are arranged on the map
Lines
unit of a poem
Pre-AP Honors English 9: Vocab Quiz 1
Licentious
Numismatist
Paucity
Fatalistic
Morally unrestrained
A coin collector
A scarcity, lack
Believing that all events in life are inevitable and determin…
Licentious
Morally unrestrained
Numismatist
A coin collector
English 1 Pre-AP Poetry Terms
alliteration
apostrophe
assonance
ballad
the reputation of initial consonant sounds. writers and poets…
a figure of speech in which a writer speaks directly to an id…
the close repetition of similar vowels in conjunction with di…
a songlike poem that tells a story, often one dealing with ad…
alliteration
the reputation of initial consonant sounds. writers and poets…
apostrophe
a figure of speech in which a writer speaks directly to an id…
38 terms
Poetry Terms- Pre-Ap English 9
speaker
dramatic monologue
structure
stanza
characters with their own points of view- their own attitudes…
A poem or speech in which a fictional character expresses his…
described in terms of stanza, form, and meter
a group of lines in a poem, considered a unit. Often, the ___…
speaker
characters with their own points of view- their own attitudes…
dramatic monologue
A poem or speech in which a fictional character expresses his…
Pre-AP Honors English 9 - Vocab Quiz 2
Amalgamate
demented
Hone
Beleaguer
To combine
Mentally ill; insane
To sharpen
To besiege by encircling (as with an army); to harass
Amalgamate
To combine
demented
Mentally ill; insane
50 terms
English II Pre-AP List of Poetry Terms
anapest
alliteration
approximate rhyme
assonance
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
the repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
(also known as imperfect rhyme, near rhyme, slant rhyme, or o…
the repetition at close intervals of the vowel sounds of acce…
anapest
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
Pre-AP English Vocab Quarter 2
Placate ( V )
Fallacy
Parochial (adj)
Aloof (adj.)
soothe; pacify
false idea or belief
close minded; unsophisticated
distant; antisocial
Placate ( V )
soothe; pacify
Fallacy
false idea or belief
Pre-AP English Vocab Quarter 2
Placate ( V )
Fallacy
Parochial (adj)
Aloof (adj.)
soothe; pacify
false idea or belief
close minded; unsophisticated
distant; antisocial
Placate ( V )
soothe; pacify
Fallacy
false idea or belief
22 terms
Pre-ap english quarter 3 vocab
maganimous
expedite
salibrious
eludicate
generous
To speed up
good for health
explain... to clarify, explain
maganimous
generous
expedite
To speed up
English Pre-ap Honors lesson four vocab
Acme
Apocryphal
Catharsis
Desiccate
The highest point
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
An extremely emotional experience
To dry up completely
Acme
The highest point
Apocryphal
Of doubtful origin; fictitious
26 terms
Pre-Ap English Poetry Unit Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Connotation
repetition of a sound or letter at the beginning of neighbori…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds in neighborin…
ideas and feelings associated with a word, as opposed to its…
Alliteration
repetition of a sound or letter at the beginning of neighbori…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 3
abominate
acculturation
adventitious
ascribe
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
(adj.) resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cau…
(v.) to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
abominate
(v.) To have an intense dislike or hatred for
acculturation
(n.) the modification of the social patterns, traits, or stru…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 5
amnesty
autonomy
axiomatic
blazon
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
(n.) self-government, political control
(adj.) Self-evident, expressing a universally accepted princi…
(v.) to adorn or embellish; to display conspicuously; to publ…
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
autonomy
(n.) self-government, political control
Pre-AP English 9 - Poetry Unit Lit Term Cards
alliteration
allusion
assonance
connotation
Repetition of initial consonant sounds... EXAMPLE:... EXPLANATION:
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
An idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds... EXAMPLE:... EXPLANATION:
allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
24 terms
English 2 Honors Vocab/Pre AP Terms Unit 2
Ameliorate
Aplomb
Bombastic
Callow
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
(adj.) pompous or overblown in language; full of high-soundin…
(adj.) without experience; immature, not fully developed; lac…
Ameliorate
(v.) to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcoming
Aplomb
(n.) poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
Pre-AP English 10 poetry terms part 1
Alliteration
Anacrusis
Anastrophe
Apostrophe
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
1 or more unstressed syllables at the beginning of a verse
The inversion of the usual order of words or clauses
The device of calling out to an imaginary, dead, or absent pe…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
Anacrusis
1 or more unstressed syllables at the beginning of a verse
Pre-AP English 10 poetry terms part 2
Euphony
Foot
Anapest
Dactyl
A succession of harmonious sounds used in poetry or prose; th…
The combination of stressed and unstressed syllables that mak…
2 unstressed syllables followed by 1 stressed syllable (UU/)
1 stressed syllable followed by 2 unstressed syllables (/UU)
Euphony
A succession of harmonious sounds used in poetry or prose; th…
Foot
The combination of stressed and unstressed syllables that mak…
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