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11 terms
English: Language of Poetry vocab
rhyme pattern
meter
alliteration
personification
the pattern of rhymes on each line of a poem; usually represe…
the rhythm established by a poem seen in the number of syllab…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
the attribution of human characteristics to something nonhuma…
rhyme pattern
the pattern of rhymes on each line of a poem; usually represe…
meter
the rhythm established by a poem seen in the number of syllab…
16 terms
LEP English -- Poetry & Figurative Language Unit
line
stanza
symbolize
free verse
a group of words in a poem, like a sentence
a group of lines in a poem, like a paragraph
to represent something else; to be a symbol for something
poetry that has not set meter and no rhymes
line
a group of words in a poem, like a sentence
stanza
a group of lines in a poem, like a paragraph
33 terms
Figurative language - English poetry
Oxymoron
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
A figure if speech in which contradictory terms appear side b…
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared an…
A figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made bet…
Giving human qualities to an inanimate object
Oxymoron
A figure if speech in which contradictory terms appear side b…
Simile
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared an…
9 terms
English Poetry Language Vocab
Stanzas
Verse
Imagery
Figurative Language
a group of two or more lines in a poem
referring to a line of poetry
words or sequence of words that refer to a sensory experience
variations from the normal order to create a visual or other…
Stanzas
a group of two or more lines in a poem
Verse
referring to a line of poetry
10 terms
English Poetry Figurative Language
Anaphora
Refrain
Synecdoche
Metonymy
Repetition of the same word or expression at the beginning
A sound, word, phrase, or line repeated regularly in a poem
Referring to something by the name of one of its parts
The word used to describe something is closely linked to that…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same word or expression at the beginning
Refrain
A sound, word, phrase, or line repeated regularly in a poem
13 terms
ENGLISH POETRY LANGUAGE
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Ambivalence
Repetition of the same consonant
Reference to a person, place or event with which the reader i…
More than one meaning is possible
More than one attitude is displayed in the poem
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant
Allusion
Reference to a person, place or event with which the reader i…
11 terms
English- poetry sound and language
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Language that is used to describe one thing in terms of somet…
A direct comparison between two unlike things, using a word o…
A comparison between two things which are basically dissimila…
The use of a word whose sound imitates or reinforces its mean…
Figurative language
Language that is used to describe one thing in terms of somet…
Simile
A direct comparison between two unlike things, using a word o…
24 terms
Poetry: Flavor to the English Language
Blank verse
Soliloquy
Monologue
Aside
Unrhymed poetry with a particular rhythmic pattern (close to…
One character alone on the stage revealing his or her inner m…
An extended speech delivered by one character to another char…
A character speaks a few lines to another character or the au…
Blank verse
Unrhymed poetry with a particular rhythmic pattern (close to…
Soliloquy
One character alone on the stage revealing his or her inner m…
8 terms
English poetry language
connotaion
Dennotation
Metaphor
Simile
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addit…
Dictionary definition of a word
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
connotaion
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addit…
Dennotation
Dictionary definition of a word
8 terms
English Poetry Terms (Language)
Imagery
Figurative Language
Literal Meaning
Diction
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanings
Following the words of the original very closely and exactly;…
A writer's or speaker's choice of words and way of arranging…
Imagery
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Figurative Language
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanings
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English Poetry Language
Alliteration
Content
Enjambment
Emotive language
Words that begin with the same letter. It is used to highligh…
What the poem is about - themes, ideas and story line.
When a sentence runs from one line of poetry into the next li…
Words and phrases that cause an emotional response - 'the def…
Alliteration
Words that begin with the same letter. It is used to highligh…
Content
What the poem is about - themes, ideas and story line.
10 terms
English Poetry Figurative Language
Alliteration
Allusion
Extended metaphor
Imagery
Repetition of consonant sounds at the begging of words.
Reference to an event or person from literature, religion, hi…
A metaphor that continues throughout a series of sentences or…
Language that appeals to your 5 senses.
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds at the begging of words.
Allusion
Reference to an event or person from literature, religion, hi…
22 terms
Grade 7 English Figurative Language/Poetry Terms
Figurative Language (Figures of Speech)
Simile
Metaphor
Symbol
Any writing or speech not meant to be taken literally... Used…
Figure of speech that uses like or as to make a direct co…
Figure of speech in which something is described as though *i…
Anything that represents something else
Figurative Language (Figures of Speech)
Any writing or speech not meant to be taken literally... Used…
Simile
Figure of speech that uses like or as to make a direct co…
9 terms
English: Poetry (Figurative Language)
Hyperbole
Image
Irony
Metaphor
A figure of speech involving exaggeration
A concrete representation of a sense impression, a feeling, o…
A contrast or discrepancy between what is said and what is me…
Comparison between essentially unlike things without an expli…
Hyperbole
A figure of speech involving exaggeration
Image
A concrete representation of a sense impression, a feeling, o…
22 terms
English language- Poetry
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
Extended metaphor
When an inanimate object or something non-human is described…
A comparison when one thing is said to be as it like another
An image in which one thing is described as if it is another;…
The whole poem uses a continuous metaphor
Personification
When an inanimate object or something non-human is described…
Simile
A comparison when one thing is said to be as it like another
50 terms
English Poetry + Figurative language
Poetry
Stanzas
Couplets
Quatrains
A type of literature that expresses ideas and feelings, or te…
Group of lines in a poem
Two lines in a poem
Four lines in a poem
Poetry
A type of literature that expresses ideas and feelings, or te…
Stanzas
Group of lines in a poem
35 terms
English Poetry Language Features
Bias
Jargon
Hyperbole
Modality
A strong inclination of the mind or a preconceived opinion ab…
special words or expressions used by a profession or group th…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
Modality is about a speaker's or a writer's attitude towards…
Bias
A strong inclination of the mind or a preconceived opinion ab…
Jargon
special words or expressions used by a profession or group th…
32 terms
English Poetry Language Quiz
tone
mood
imagery
speaker
an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience
a literary element that evokes certain feelings or vibes in r…
to use figurative language to represent objects, actions and…
a person who speaks
tone
an attitude of a writer toward a subject or an audience
mood
a literary element that evokes certain feelings or vibes in r…
21 terms
Figurative Language/poetry English 1A
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
A figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Metaphor
A figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to…
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
15 terms
English Language: Unseen poetry - Poetry glossary-Anthology
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Anaphora
Assonance
Repetition of the same or similar sounds (usually consonants)…
The possibility of more than one meaning
Repetition for emphasis or rhetorical effect
Repetition of same vowel sounds on words which follow each ot…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar sounds (usually consonants)…
Ambiguity
The possibility of more than one meaning
10 terms
English Poetry Terms (Figurative language)
Imagery
Metaphor
Simile
Synecdoche
description through use of the senses
An indirect or implied comparison; not using like or as
A Direct comparison often using like or as
Part representing the whole (Ex: All hands on deck)
Imagery
description through use of the senses
Metaphor
An indirect or implied comparison; not using like or as
14 terms
English IV Poetry; Language Terms
Apostrophe
Chiasmus
Euphemism
Connotation
Speech directed to an imaginary or absent person or abstract…
a rhetorical construction in which the order of the words in…
the substitution of a mild or less negative word or phrase fo…
the impression that a word gives beyond its defined meaning;…
Apostrophe
Speech directed to an imaginary or absent person or abstract…
Chiasmus
a rhetorical construction in which the order of the words in…
31 terms
English Poetry test: figurative language
figure of speech
denotation
value of figure of speech
connotation
to put two things together that you wouldn't notice or expect…
dictionary meaning of words, literal
way to say something other than the ordinary way NOT to state…
an idea or feeling that a word has in addition to its literal…
figure of speech
to put two things together that you wouldn't notice or expect…
denotation
dictionary meaning of words, literal
10 terms
Unseen Poetry Glossary (English Language)
Ambiguity
Ballad
Colloquial
Dialect
Where a word or phrase has two or more possible meanings.
A form of poetry that tells a story can often be set to music
sounding like everyday spoken language (Informality)
A variation of language
Ambiguity
Where a word or phrase has two or more possible meanings.
Ballad
A form of poetry that tells a story can often be set to music
28 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry Terms for Advanced English
figurative language
simile
metaphor
extended metaphor
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of somethin…
compares two unlike things using the words like, as, than, or…
compares two unlike things in which one thing is said to be a…
is developed through several lines of writing or even through…
figurative language
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of somethin…
simile
compares two unlike things using the words like, as, than, or…
24 terms
English 9-Poetry/Figurative Language
Stanza
Rhyme Scheme
Form
Meter
A group of 4+ lines. The paragraph of poetry. Also called a v…
The rhyme pattern that a poem follows. Examples-.ABAB, AABB,…
The structure of the poem when the poem follows a certain pat…
A pattern in poetry where is stressed then unstressed.
Stanza
A group of 4+ lines. The paragraph of poetry. Also called a v…
Rhyme Scheme
The rhyme pattern that a poem follows. Examples-.ABAB, AABB,…
32 terms
NES English Language Arts (Poetry)
Discuss the Carpe Diem tradition
Ballad
Monologue Poems
Elegies
Carpe diem is Latin for seize the day. Advocates making the m…
Used in musical songs and poems. It was popular in 14th and 1…
Poet speaks in the voice of the character/persona.
Mourning poems traditionally with three parts - a lament, pra…
Discuss the Carpe Diem tradition
Carpe diem is Latin for seize the day. Advocates making the m…
Ballad
Used in musical songs and poems. It was popular in 14th and 1…
15 terms
Poetry language
alliteration
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
When a poet repeats the same beginning consonant sounds in wo…
A comparison of two things using like or as.
A comparison with two unlike things, e.g. her eyes were shini…
Using words that sound like a sound, e.g. humming, rumbling,…
alliteration
When a poet repeats the same beginning consonant sounds in wo…
simile
A comparison of two things using like or as.
23 terms
English 7-Poetry/Figurative Language
Poetry =
Exploring feelings in poetry
Simile
Metaphor
maker
pathos
Compares 2 things using "like" or "as"
Describes something as if it were something else
Poetry =
maker
Exploring feelings in poetry
pathos
37 terms
English Final - Poetry and Figurative Language
metaphor
metaphor EXAMPLE
simile
simile EXAMPLE
Comparison of 2 dissimilar things... not using like or as (stati…
You are a fish in water.
Comparison of 2 dissimilar things using... like or as
as brave as a lion
metaphor
Comparison of 2 dissimilar things... not using like or as (stati…
metaphor EXAMPLE
You are a fish in water.
15 terms
English Language Arts - Poetry Terms
idiom
refrain
prose
figurative language
writing or speech not meant to be taken literally
regularly repeated line in a poem
ordinary form of written language
an expression that has a meaning particular to a language or…
idiom
writing or speech not meant to be taken literally
refrain
regularly repeated line in a poem
55 terms
The Language of Poetry Ms. Smith English
allegory
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
a short moral story
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
passing reference or indirect mention
a mark used to indicate the omission of one or more letters
allegory
a short moral story
alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each word
20 terms
English poetry Key terms- language
metaphors
extended metaphor
similes
symbols
'he was drowning in a sea of grief, the waves overwhelming'
when a metaphor is referred back to throughout the poem e.g.…
using 'as' or 'like' to describe something e.g. she sang like…
cross= Christianity... dove= hope... lamb= innocence... red= love/ hat…
metaphors
'he was drowning in a sea of grief, the waves overwhelming'
extended metaphor
when a metaphor is referred back to throughout the poem e.g.…
12 terms
THE LANGUAGE OF POETRY
verse
prose
hyperbole
poetic device
poetry, typically with rhythm and rhyme
Any writing that is not poetry
exaggeration used for effect
Poetic techniques used for effect
verse
poetry, typically with rhythm and rhyme
prose
Any writing that is not poetry
12 terms
English:Poetry! Figurative Language/Elements
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Onomatopoeia
A figure of speech where a phrase is applied to something, bu…
A figure of speech where two unlike things are compared using…
The attribution in which objects or animals are given human q…
Words using the imitation of sound (Meow, honk, boom, etc.)
Metaphor
A figure of speech where a phrase is applied to something, bu…
Simile
A figure of speech where two unlike things are compared using…
11 terms
english unseen poetry glossary language
figurative
metaphor
simile
oxymoron
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
figurative
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written…
metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
17 terms
English Language & Literature | Poetry - Structure
stanza
verse
couplet
tercet
A fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem
A line of poetry
2 lines... (some will argue that they must rhyme)
3 line stanza
stanza
A fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem
verse
A line of poetry
4 terms
Language in Poetry
Poetic de
alliteration
simile
onomato
the poetic structure of words that creates emotions and imagi…
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
...
Poetic de
the poetic structure of words that creates emotions and imagi…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
32 terms
English Final (Shay) Poetry Terms/Figurative Language
Symbolism
Cultural Symbol
Poetry
Alliteration
a person, place, or object that stands for something beyond i…
something that stands for an idea and everyone in the society…
a form of literature that uses aesthetic and rhythmic qualiti…
Repetition of a consonant sound at the beginning of words ... Ex…
Symbolism
a person, place, or object that stands for something beyond i…
Cultural Symbol
something that stands for an idea and everyone in the society…
26 terms
English 2 Figurative language and poetry
Metaphor
Simile
Allusion
Personification
A direct comparison between two things
A comparison between two things using "like"or "as"
A historical or literary reference made in a piece of literat…
Giving human qualities to non-human things or inanimate objects
Metaphor
A direct comparison between two things
Simile
A comparison between two things using "like"or "as"
74 terms
Praxis 2 English Literature, Language, & Poetry 0041
allegory
anastrophe
apostrophe
ballad
an extended narrative having a symbolic or metaphorical meani…
inversion of conventional word order. John F. Kennedy said in…
Speaking directly or addressing a real or imagined listener o…
a long narrative poem, often sung with refrains, incremental…
allegory
an extended narrative having a symbolic or metaphorical meani…
anastrophe
inversion of conventional word order. John F. Kennedy said in…
18 terms
Poetic Language; English Poetry Exam
simile
metaphor
extended metaphor
personification
uses like or as to compare two things
compares by describing one thing as if it was another
carries a metaphor throughout all or part of the poem
assigns human qualities to a non-human subject
simile
uses like or as to compare two things
metaphor
compares by describing one thing as if it was another
9 terms
English 1b figurative language in poetry
"Uncoiling"
"Dream Deferred"
"Dreams"
"I wandered lonely as a cloud"
Personification
Simile... Some imagery
Metaphor
Simile and Personification
"Uncoiling"
Personification
"Dream Deferred"
Simile... Some imagery
10 terms
English Exam Poetry/Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden…
a figure of speech where human qualities are given to animals…
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is…
Simile
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
Metaphor
a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden…
28 terms
Poetry Quiz AP English Language
Alliteration
Assonance
End Rhyme
Enjambment
The repetition of the same consonant sounds beginning each wo…
The repetition of internal vowel sounds without the repetitio…
Lines of a poem that end in words that rhyme.
A poetic line whose meaning is not complete at the end but co…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sounds beginning each wo…
Assonance
The repetition of internal vowel sounds without the repetitio…
13 terms
NCEA English Level One Poetry Language Terms.
Metaphor: the bullet holes she has for…
Simile : You know how old women are, t…
Personification: The jeep was waiting…
Alliteration: 'Rifles' rapid rattle'
comparing to unlike things without using like or as - brings…
a comparison using like or as - brings us to understand the s…
An object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or att…
using of the same consonant sound to start a series of words…
Metaphor: the bullet holes she has for…
comparing to unlike things without using like or as - brings…
Simile : You know how old women are, t…
a comparison using like or as - brings us to understand the s…
13 terms
[English] Figurative Language and Devices in Poetry
simile
metaphor
personification
alliteration
figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with a…
figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an o…
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
simile
figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with a…
metaphor
figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an o…
20 terms
Grade 9 English: Figurative Language - Poetry Unit
simile
metaphor
personification
alliteration
direct comparison using like or as
indirect comparison where one thing is said to be another
a figure of speech which endows animals, ideas, abstractions,…
is two or more words that start with the same letter or sounds
simile
direct comparison using like or as
metaphor
indirect comparison where one thing is said to be another
43 terms
English 200 poetry elements and languages
metaphor
simile
personification
animism
comparing two thing without using like or as... Ex: She is a doll.
similar to a metaphor but uses like or as... Ex: She is like a d…
speaks of something non-person as if it is a person
speaks of something non-animal as if it is is an animal
metaphor
comparing two thing without using like or as... Ex: She is a doll.
simile
similar to a metaphor but uses like or as... Ex: She is like a d…
15 terms
Poetry Language
personification
idiom
alliteration
simile
giving human characteristics to nonhuman things
a way of saying something without actually meaning what you say
repetition of the same beginning sound
comparison of two things using like or as
personification
giving human characteristics to nonhuman things
idiom
a way of saying something without actually meaning what you say
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