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66 terms
English Literature: Poetry Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Anapest
Antagonist
symbolic narrative in which surface details imply secondary m…
repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginnings…
two unaccented syllables followed by an accented one
character or force against which main character struggles
Allegory
symbolic narrative in which surface details imply secondary m…
Alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginnings…
30 terms
AP English Literature Poetry Terms
consonance
assonance
alliteration
parallelism
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
consonance
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
English Literature Poetry Keywords
Metaphysical poets
Sonnets
Volta
Persona
A loose group of English lyric poets in the 17th century. Usu…
A 14 line poem that is usually written in iambic pentameter.…
A turning point in a poem
The narrator in the poem
Metaphysical poets
A loose group of English lyric poets in the 17th century. Usu…
Sonnets
A 14 line poem that is usually written in iambic pentameter.…
10 terms
English Literature Poetry
Alternate rhyme
End-focus
Eye rhyme
Iambic
Rhyme is on every other line (abab)
Change in structure of the sentence to place emphasis on a cl…
Where the rhyme looks like it should rhyme but the sound is n…
One unstressed syllable followed one stressed syllable.
Alternate rhyme
Rhyme is on every other line (abab)
End-focus
Change in structure of the sentence to place emphasis on a cl…
8 terms
English Literature Poetry Vocab
Allusion
Apostrophe
Antithesis
Alliteration
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
39 terms
English Literature: Poetry Terms
Verses
Stanzas
Couplet
Triplet
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
a two-line stanza that often rhymes (typically using end rhym…
a three-line stanza.
Verses
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
Stanzas
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
12 terms
English Literature: Poetry Glossary
Enjambement
Free verse
Quatrain
Rhyme
The continuation of a sentence over two lines (a run-on line)
Poetry without formal meter or rhyme patterns
A four-line stanza or grouping of four lines in a verse
Corresponding sounds in words, usually at the end of lines (t…
Enjambement
The continuation of a sentence over two lines (a run-on line)
Free verse
Poetry without formal meter or rhyme patterns
32 terms
English Literature Poetry Glossary
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Cinquain
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
a midline pause
a five-line stanza
Alliteration
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
Assonance
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
115 terms
AP English Literature (POETRY)
Alliteration
Allusion
Anapestic
Anaphora
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
unit of poetry consisting of two light syllables followed by…
Intentional repetition of beginning clauses in order to achie…
Alliteration
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
Allusion
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
15 terms
english literature conflict poetry
the falling leaves
futility
mametz wood
come on come back
meaning :: ... language :: extended metaphor -' I saw the brown…
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai :: the themes of…
meaning :: ... language ::personification- the earth is personi…
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai ::
the falling leaves
meaning :: ... language :: extended metaphor -' I saw the brown…
futility
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai :: the themes of…
13 terms
ENGLISH Literature Poetry Authors
Echo
Beware, Do Not Read This Poem
Casey at the Bat
The Listeners
Henriqqueta Lisboa
Ishmael Reed
Ernest Thayer
Walter de la Mare
Echo
Henriqqueta Lisboa
Beware, Do Not Read This Poem
Ishmael Reed
19 terms
English Literature - Poetry
Alliteration
Anaphora
Assonance
Ballad
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of a l…
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas. Written in…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of a l…
AS English Literature Poetry quotes
The Stolen Child - Full...
The Stolen Child - Come...
The Stolen Child - We...
The Stolen Child - He'll...
Full of berries And of reddest stolen cherries
Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild
We seek for slumbering trout And whispering in their ears Giv…
He'll hear no more the lowing of the calves on the warm hills…
The Stolen Child - Full...
Full of berries And of reddest stolen cherries
The Stolen Child - Come...
Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild
55 terms
Poetry Terms- English Literature
Allegory
Allusion
Anapest
apostrophe
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Reference to something in literature and history
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables.
speaking directly to someone not present
Allegory
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Allusion
Reference to something in literature and history
26 terms
English Literature Poetry Terms
Caesura
Enjambment
End- stop
Conceit
...
...
...
...
Caesura
...
Enjambment
...
11 terms
(ENGLISH) 9. Literature: Poetry
a line, a verse
a stranza
a rhyme
to rhyme
un vers
une strophe
une rime
rimer
a line, a verse
un vers
a stranza
une strophe
55 terms
Poetry Terms- English Literature
Allegory
Allusion
Anapest
apostrophe
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Reference to something in literature and history
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables.
speaking directly to someone not present
Allegory
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Allusion
Reference to something in literature and history
32 terms
English Literature Poetry
Maya Angelou
Edgar Allan Poe
Sarojini Naidu
Seamus Heaney
Civil rights, racism, family, identity, travel
Macabre, mystery
Women's empowerment movement, social welfare
Irish countryside
Maya Angelou
Civil rights, racism, family, identity, travel
Edgar Allan Poe
Macabre, mystery
English Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative
Epic
Lyric
Speaker
Tells a story
Long narrative, usually about heroic people and deeds
Shorter; songlike; no plot; speakers response to an event, pe…
Person created by the author, not necessarily the author
Narrative
Tells a story
Epic
Long narrative, usually about heroic people and deeds
64 terms
English Literature -- poetry Unit
Poetry
Verse
Paraphrase
Summary
Rhythmical composition of words expressing an attitude, desig…
Refers to ang single line of poetry or any composition writte…
Restatement in ones own words of what is understood of a poem…
Brief considerarion of the main idea, or plot of work. Less d…
Poetry
Rhythmical composition of words expressing an attitude, desig…
Verse
Refers to ang single line of poetry or any composition writte…
15 terms
English Literature - Poetry
Repetition
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
The action of repeating something that's already been said or…
A thing regarded as representative of symbolic of something e…
The comparison of one thing with another thing of a different…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Repetition
The action of repeating something that's already been said or…
Metaphor
A thing regarded as representative of symbolic of something e…
English Literature - Poetry
Manhunt
Harmonium
Hour
To His Coy Mistress
Compare with Quickdraw... - development of speaker's efforts to…
Compare with Sonnet 43... - love ... - form used to show intimacy…
Compare with Sonnet 116... - ideas about consistency of real lo…
Compare with Farmer's Bride ... - nature ... - menacing tone ... -…
Manhunt
Compare with Quickdraw... - development of speaker's efforts to…
Harmonium
Compare with Sonnet 43... - love ... - form used to show intimacy…
23 terms
English literature and poetry terms
Chiasmus
Zeugma
Antithesis (or dichotomy)
Anaphora
Reverse parallelism... Ex: "what is learned unwillingly is gladl…
Verb or subject in first clause is implied in following claus…
Establishes clear, contrasting relationship between two ideas…
Repetition of the same word(s) at the beginning of successive…
Chiasmus
Reverse parallelism... Ex: "what is learned unwillingly is gladl…
Zeugma
Verb or subject in first clause is implied in following claus…
17 terms
English Literature - Poetry Terminology
Theme
Symbolism
Dramatic irony
Foreshadowing
The overall notion or repeated idea throughout the poem
When an object/character/colour is used to represent an abstr…
When the audience knows something that the characters do not
A warning or hint of what is going to happen in the future
Theme
The overall notion or repeated idea throughout the poem
Symbolism
When an object/character/colour is used to represent an abstr…
20 terms
AP English Literature- Poetry
vinter
anodyne
reprise
atavism
Someone who makes wine
something that calms or soothes pain
repetition, especially of a piece of music
resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; rever…
vinter
Someone who makes wine
anodyne
something that calms or soothes pain
15 terms
English Literature-poetry structure
introduction
sentence starter 1
sentence starter 2
sentence starter 3
Throughout the course of this essay I will examine each poem…
Both poems
The first poem I will be examining
however the poem
introduction
Throughout the course of this essay I will examine each poem…
sentence starter 1
Both poems
64 terms
English and American Literature - Poetry
poetry
characteristics of poetry
Ballad
ballad meter
usally without a story
musicality, metre, rhythm, (relative) brevity, ... deviation of…
popular/traditional form of epic (narrative) poetry with orig…
quatrains of alternating lines of iambic tetrameter and iambi…
poetry
usally without a story
characteristics of poetry
musicality, metre, rhythm, (relative) brevity, ... deviation of…
39 terms
AS English Literature Terminology - Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Repetition
Alliteration
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
This is a literary device where a particular word, event or s…
This is the repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the…
Simile
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
Metaphor
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
English Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Enjambment
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
A short but definite pause used for effect within a line of p…
A line having no end punctuation but running over to the next…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Assonance
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
26 terms
English Poetry and Literature Terms
alliteration
assonance
eye rhyme
hyperbole
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
a similarity between words in spelling but not in pronunciati…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
assonance
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
CSET English Literature/Poetry
Anapest
Antihero
Assonance
Ballad
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
A protagonist who carries the action of the literary piece bu…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
A narrative poem, often set to music. Were used to relate tal…
Anapest
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
Antihero
A protagonist who carries the action of the literary piece bu…
76 terms
English Literature - poetry
Who wrote 'Whoso list to hunt'?
Sir Thomas Wyatt dates
What genre was Wyatt?
Whose poem does Wyatt copy?
Sir Thomas Wyatt
1503-1542
Lyrical poet
Petrarch
Who wrote 'Whoso list to hunt'?
Sir Thomas Wyatt
Sir Thomas Wyatt dates
1503-1542
17 terms
GCSE English Literature - Poetry techniques
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Adjectives
A figure of speech in which two things are compared using the…
A figure of speech in which things or abstract ideas are give…
A figure of speech in which two things are compared usually b…
A describing word usually connect to describing a noun.
Simile
A figure of speech in which two things are compared using the…
Personification
A figure of speech in which things or abstract ideas are give…
76 terms
English Literature - poetry
Who wrote 'Whoso list to hunt'?
Sir Thomas Wyatt dates
What genre was Wyatt?
Whose poem does Wyatt copy?
Sir Thomas Wyatt
1503-1542
Lyrical poet
Petrarch
Who wrote 'Whoso list to hunt'?
Sir Thomas Wyatt
Sir Thomas Wyatt dates
1503-1542
8 terms
GCSE AQA english literature poetry
Iambic tetrameter
Enjambement
Caesura
Tercets
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Run on lines
A sudden stop in a line
Stanzas with 3 lines
Iambic tetrameter
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Enjambement
Run on lines
20 terms
English literature- poetry
What themes are prominent across Tenny…
What poem is an example of where a qua…
What poems can tragic death be found?
Why was In Memoriam popular?
Tennyson seems to be battling different issues he has encount…
In in memoriam, there is also iambic tetra meter and an abba…
In Break Break Break the speaker sees death in the sunsets, M…
To the most perceptive Victorians the poem was moving for its…
What themes are prominent across Tenny…
Tennyson seems to be battling different issues he has encount…
What poem is an example of where a qua…
In in memoriam, there is also iambic tetra meter and an abba…
85 terms
AP English Literature Poetry Terms
allusion
apostrophe
cacophony
conceit
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
a harsh, unpleasant combination of sounds or tones
an ingenious and fanciful notion or conception, usually expre…
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
apostrophe
a figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
13 terms
English 1: Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Hyperbole
the repetition of an initial consonant sound
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
The repetition of consonant sounds in the middle or at the en…
An extravagant statement; the use of exaggerated terms for th…
Alliteration
the repetition of an initial consonant sound
Assonance
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
27 terms
GCSE English Literature Poetry techniques
metaphor
simile
alliteration
onomatopoeia
a comparison of two unrelated things ( not using the words 'l…
a comparison of two unrelated things (using the words 'like'…
repetition of the same letter or sound
a word that imitated the word it represents
metaphor
a comparison of two unrelated things ( not using the words 'l…
simile
a comparison of two unrelated things (using the words 'like'…
Oly AP English Literature: Poetry
alliteration
assonance
blank verse
cacophony
use of the same sound at the beginning of each stressed sylla…
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of…
unrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
use of words and phrases that imply strong, unpleasant sounds
alliteration
use of the same sound at the beginning of each stressed sylla…
assonance
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of…
8 terms
GCSE AQA english literature poetry
Iambic tetrameter
Enjambement
Caesura
Tercets
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Run on lines
A sudden stop in a line
Stanzas with 3 lines
Iambic tetrameter
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Enjambement
Run on lines
35 terms
GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY VOCAB
Rhyme Scheme
Internal rhyme
Imperfect rhyme
Iambic pentameter
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Rhyme within a sentance
Consonant sounds similar, but not the vowels
Line made up of 10 alternating stressed and unstressed syllab…
Rhyme Scheme
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Internal rhyme
Rhyme within a sentance
GCSE English Literature - Poetry techniques
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Adjectives
A figure of speech in which two things are compared using the…
A figure of speech in which things or abstract ideas are give…
A figure of speech in which two things are compared usually b…
A describing word usually connect to describing a noun.
Simile
A figure of speech in which two things are compared using the…
Personification
A figure of speech in which things or abstract ideas are give…
12 terms
GCSE English Literature Conflict poetry
Futility
Poppies
next to of course god america i
The Yellow Palm
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
Subverted sonnet to convey anger.... First person dramatic monol…
Ballad: the story of an individual or group of "normal" peopl…
Futility
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Poppies
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
35 terms
GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY VOCAB
Rhyme Scheme
Internal rhyme
Imperfect rhyme
Iambic pentameter
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Rhyme within a sentence
Consonant sounds similar, but not the vowels
Line made up of 10 alternating stressed and unstressed syllab…
Rhyme Scheme
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Internal rhyme
Rhyme within a sentence
Poetry Terms - AP English Literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
a comparison in which an idea or a thing is compared to anoth…
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Alliteration
a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the sam…
Allusion
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
English Literature Poetry IGCSE Revision
Sujata Bhatt Information
What's the poem 'A Different History'…
What are the main themes in the poem '…
What's the form of the poem 'A Differe…
-Wrote a 'A Different History' ... - Born in India, but moved to…
- how cultural context affects ones society... - begins by being…
-religion/culutre... -identity/language... -nature... -history/time
-two contrasting stanzas: both in terms of content and tone =…
Sujata Bhatt Information
-Wrote a 'A Different History' ... - Born in India, but moved to…
What's the poem 'A Different History'…
- how cultural context affects ones society... - begins by being…
12 terms
GCSE English Literature Conflict poetry
Futility
Poppies
next to of course god america i
The Yellow Palm
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
Subverted sonnet to convey anger.... First person dramatic monol…
Ballad: the story of an individual or group of "normal" peopl…
Futility
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Poppies
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
24 terms
English Literature Key Terms (Poetry)
Assonance
Sibilance
Ballad
Couplet
Repetition of vowel sounds
A type of alliteration in which the "s" sound is repeated.
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds
Sibilance
A type of alliteration in which the "s" sound is repeated.
43 terms
AICE English Literature Poetry Terms
Ballad
Didactic Poetry
Epic
Epigram
Popular narrative song passed down orally.
Poetry that instructs.
Long, narrative poem in which a heroic protagonist engages in…
Short, often witty poem.
Ballad
Popular narrative song passed down orally.
Didactic Poetry
Poetry that instructs.
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