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English 8 Poetry Terms
lyric poem
narrative poem
ballad poem
epic poem
a poem in which a single speaker expresses personal thoughts…
a poem that tells a story
a songlike poem with a stanza that repeats and sometimes incl…
a poem in which a hero accomplishes a goal
lyric poem
a poem in which a single speaker expresses personal thoughts…
narrative poem
a poem that tells a story
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English - 8 Poetry Terms
figurative language
literal language
imagery
simile
words that do not mean exactly what they say
words that DO mean exactly what they say
the use of words and phrases to describe something so that a…
a comparison using the words like or as
figurative language
words that do not mean exactly what they say
literal language
words that DO mean exactly what they say
English 8 Poetry Terms
slant rhyme
enjambment
anaphora
blank verse
similar sound, but not perfect rhyme
continuation of a sentence without a pause between the end of…
repeating first word or two of a line or sentence for rhetori…
unrhymed iambic pentameter
slant rhyme
similar sound, but not perfect rhyme
enjambment
continuation of a sentence without a pause between the end of…
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Types of Poetry - English 8
Acrostic
free verse
Cinquain
Haiku
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
a short, usally unrhymed poem consisring of 22 syllables dist…
a three-line peom,... Line 1: 5 Syllables... Line 2: 7 Syllables... Li…
Acrostic
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
free verse
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
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English 8 Poetry Terms
simile
metaphor
personification
dichotomy
a direct comparison using the words "like" or "as"
a comparison where one thing is made equal to another thing,…
a type of metaphor which attributes characteristics and behav…
a division into two parts of two opposite types of ideas
simile
a direct comparison using the words "like" or "as"
metaphor
a comparison where one thing is made equal to another thing,…
Types of Poetry - English 8
Acrostic
Lyric
Ballad
free verse
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations of a s…
a songlike poem that tells a story, and often has a refrain
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
Acrostic
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
Lyric
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations of a s…
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English 8 poetry terms
Onomatopoeia
Repetition
Alliteration
Oxymoron
sound effects. EX: Boom, clash
a sound, word, phrase, sentence more than once
same sound words. EX: grapefruit, grass
Two opposite words telling the truth .
Onomatopoeia
sound effects. EX: Boom, clash
Repetition
a sound, word, phrase, sentence more than once
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English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Metaphor
The repeating of the same first sound in a group of words.
The repeating of vowel sounds.
The repeating of specific consonant sounds after different vo…
An association of two different objects as being the same. (N…
Alliteration
The repeating of the same first sound in a group of words.
Assonance
The repeating of vowel sounds.
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English 8- Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Blank verse
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
The repetition of vowel sounds anywhere in words ex: come, tu…
A narrative poem in short stanzas, especially one that tells…
Verse written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds anywhere in words ex: come, tu…
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Poetry Terms| English 8
Repetition
End Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Internal Rhyme
Repeating a word or a phrase for emphasis
the rhyming of words that appear at the end of two or more li…
a consistent pattern of end rhymes of an entire poem
rhyming words that appear at the same line of poetry
Repetition
Repeating a word or a phrase for emphasis
End Rhyme
the rhyming of words that appear at the end of two or more li…
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English 8: Poetry
Enjambment
Stanza
Denotation
Connotation
When the poet ends the line in the middle of a thought, and a…
Group of lines.
The dictionary meaning of a word.
The shades of the meaning of the word.
Enjambment
When the poet ends the line in the middle of a thought, and a…
Stanza
Group of lines.
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English 8: Poetry Terminology
Sensory Language
Onomatopeia
Alliteration
Idiom
Language that evokes or stirs up the reader's senses. Smell,…
A word that imitates the sound associated with the object or…
The repetition of the same sound at beginning of words or in…
An expression of Figurative Language in which the meaning is…
Sensory Language
Language that evokes or stirs up the reader's senses. Smell,…
Onomatopeia
A word that imitates the sound associated with the object or…
English 7/8 Poetry Term
Causeura
elegy
kenning
verse
...
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Causeura
...
elegy
...
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English8 Poetry
TPCAST
title
paraphrase
connotation
the thing we use at dominican for poetry
ponder the title before reading the poem
translate the poem into your own words
search the poem for non-literal meaning
TPCAST
the thing we use at dominican for poetry
title
ponder the title before reading the poem
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English 8 poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Apostrophe
Comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
A type of metaphor that gives human qualities to non-human th…
Direct address to the absent as if present, or to the inanima…
Simile
Comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
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Poetry Terms English 8
Alliteration
Rhyme
End Rhyme
Couplet
Alliteration is repetition of consonant sounds at the beginni…
Is the occurrence of a similar or identical sound at the ends…
End rhyme occurs when the ends of lines rhyme.
Pair of rhyming lines.
Alliteration
Alliteration is repetition of consonant sounds at the beginni…
Rhyme
Is the occurrence of a similar or identical sound at the ends…
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English 8 poetry terms
Line
Stanza
Couplet
Tercet
poetry is written in this, not sentences
groups of lines in a poem
a pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
a three-line stanza in a poem
Line
poetry is written in this, not sentences
Stanza
groups of lines in a poem
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English 8 Poetry test
verse
stanza
rhythm
free verse
a single line of poetry
the equivalent of a paragraph within a poem
a regular pattern or stressed syllables in a line or a whole…
a poem that has no rules, restrictions, or rhyme scheme.
verse
a single line of poetry
stanza
the equivalent of a paragraph within a poem
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Poetry Terms-English 8
synonym
antonym
alliteration
onomatopoeia
A word that means the same as another word
A word that means the opposite of another word
repetition of initial consonant sounds
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
synonym
A word that means the same as another word
antonym
A word that means the opposite of another word
English 8 poetry test
simile
metaphor
descriptive imagery
rhyming
comparing using "like" or "as"
Comparing... The Night is a big black cat The moon is her topaz…
Conjuring an image with your writing. Lots of detail
words that have similar endings ... ie cat rat sat mat
simile
comparing using "like" or "as"
metaphor
Comparing... The Night is a big black cat The moon is her topaz…
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8 English Poetry Vocab (Schelkopf)
alliteration
end rhyme
free verse
haiku
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words
rhymes that occur at the end of the lines
poetry is defined by its lack of strict structure
a three-line Japanese verse form
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words
end rhyme
rhymes that occur at the end of the lines
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English 8- Poetry Terms Test
alliteration
ballad
limerick
lyric poetry
several words that begin with the same or similar consonant
tells a story but are meant to be sung, often with a refrain
a five-line humorous poem with regular meter (beats) and rhym…
poetry with a musical quality that expresses personal emotion…
alliteration
several words that begin with the same or similar consonant
ballad
tells a story but are meant to be sung, often with a refrain
Poetry - Year 8 English
Metaphor
Similie
Personification
Alliteration
Describes an object or feeling as if it was something else
Sets up a comparison between two things but uses the word lik…
Gives objects human traits/characteristics
Is the repetition of the sound of words
Metaphor
Describes an object or feeling as if it was something else
Similie
Sets up a comparison between two things but uses the word lik…
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English 8 Advanced: Poetry
Jargon
Idiom
Alliteration
Assonance
Specialized vocabulary that is common to a particular group o…
A popular expression that cannot be a mere literal meaning of…
Repetition of the same consonant initial sound and several wo…
Repetition of that was sounds inside several words
Jargon
Specialized vocabulary that is common to a particular group o…
Idiom
A popular expression that cannot be a mere literal meaning of…
26 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
Poetic License
Imagery
Metaphor
Simile
The author's right to break the rules of proper writing
Words or phrases that appeal to the senses
A comparison that uses no connecting words
A comparison between two unrelated things, using "like" or "as"
Poetic License
The author's right to break the rules of proper writing
Imagery
Words or phrases that appeal to the senses
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English 8 Poetry Terms
Rhythm
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Line
The repetition of stressed and unstressed syllables
The chiming effect of a poem
The pattern of rhymed words; A B A B
The sequence of words printed as a separate entity on the page
Rhythm
The repetition of stressed and unstressed syllables
Rhyme
The chiming effect of a poem
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English 8 poetry terms
figurative language
hyperbole
imagery
metaphor
a word or phrase is used that goes beyond the literal meaning…
an exaggeration overstatement; a language not meant to be tak…
a language that evokes one or all of the five senses: seeing,…
a comparison of two unlike things using the verbs "to be" and…
figurative language
a word or phrase is used that goes beyond the literal meaning…
hyperbole
an exaggeration overstatement; a language not meant to be tak…
48 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
Poetry
Stanza
Meter
monometer
Genre (type) of literature in which ideas are expressed in co…
Group of lines forming a division like a paragraph in a poem
Pattern of accented and unaccented syllables in a poem
1 foot
Poetry
Genre (type) of literature in which ideas are expressed in co…
Stanza
Group of lines forming a division like a paragraph in a poem
Poetry-English 8
What is poetry?
What is the first characteristic of po…
2nd characteristic of poetry
3rd characteristic of poetry
A genre which uses language in... various ways
Written in stanzas, a group of lines... similar to a paragraph i…
Evokes emotion
May rhyme
What is poetry?
A genre which uses language in... various ways
What is the first characteristic of po…
Written in stanzas, a group of lines... similar to a paragraph i…
40 terms
Poetry terms English 8
Allertitaion
Allusion
Apostrophe
Assonance
Repetition of initial sounds in a series of words.
Reference to something famous or well known.
when speaker on character addresses something that cant respo…
Repetition of vowel sounds in a series of words
Allertitaion
Repetition of initial sounds in a series of words.
Allusion
Reference to something famous or well known.
7 terms
Poetry Terms English 8
alliteration
assonance
blank verse
consonance
the repetition of similar sounds ( usually consonants) at the…
the repetition of vowel sounds.
verse written in unrhymed, iambic pentameter.
the repetition of consonant sounds at the ends of words.
alliteration
the repetition of similar sounds ( usually consonants) at the…
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds.
10 terms
English 8 poetry
Stanza
Free verse
Rhyme scheme
Couplets
A group of lines in a poem. Can be any length. The lines dont…
Poetry that doesn't rhyme or have a set meter
The pattern of rhyming sounds at the end of lines.
A pair of rhyming lines
Stanza
A group of lines in a poem. Can be any length. The lines dont…
Free verse
Poetry that doesn't rhyme or have a set meter
English 8 poetry
Simile
Metaphor
alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Comparison using like or as
Comparison without using like or as
Repetition Of sounds in 2+ words
Comic book words
Simile
Comparison using like or as
Metaphor
Comparison without using like or as
English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A comparison between 2 things using "like" or "as"
Comparison between two unlike things that does NOT contain li…
A description of a non-human as if it were human. (The clouds…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Simile
A comparison between 2 things using "like" or "as"
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English - 8 Mark Poetry
Themes of Good Friday
Good Friday Difference
Good Friday Similarity
Themes of Hyena
Religion (does not play a significant part in some lives)... Soc…
Response to disadvantage. The drunk man in Good Friday is at…
Importance of religion. Christian tradition does not play a s…
The barbarism, brutality, savagery of the natural world. The…
Themes of Good Friday
Religion (does not play a significant part in some lives)... Soc…
Good Friday Difference
Response to disadvantage. The drunk man in Good Friday is at…
Poetry Terms English 8
alliteration
apostrophe
assonance
consonance
the occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of…
a punctuation mark (') used to indicate that someone is absen…
in poetry, the repetition of vowel sounds or diphthong in non…
the recurrence of similar sounds, especially consonants, in c…
alliteration
the occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of…
apostrophe
a punctuation mark (') used to indicate that someone is absen…
50 terms
8 English Poetry
rhythm
iamb
meter
scancion
A recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables and…
type of poetic foot - de dum
The beat of poetry feet.
Marking lines to show feet or meter.
rhythm
A recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables and…
iamb
type of poetic foot - de dum
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English 8 Poetry Memorization
Line 1
Line 2
Line 3
Line 4
Do not go gentle into that good night
Old age should burn and rave at close of day
Rage, rage against the dying of the light
Though wise men at their end know dark is right
Line 1
Do not go gentle into that good night
Line 2
Old age should burn and rave at close of day
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English 8 Poetry Vocabulary
Rhyme
Rhythm
Meter
/
The repetition of sound
The beat
The length of a line of poetry, based on what type of rhythm…
Stressed
Rhyme
The repetition of sound
Rhythm
The beat
33 terms
English 8 Poetry
Poetry
Line
Form
Stanza
Literary work in which special intensity is given to emotion.…
A subdivision of a poem. Example: this is the first line, thi…
The physical structure of a poem. Example: how many lines it…
A grouping of lines in a poem. Example: the spacing between t…
Poetry
Literary work in which special intensity is given to emotion.…
Line
A subdivision of a poem. Example: this is the first line, thi…
19 terms
english 8 poetry terms
free verse
sonnet
haiku
limerick
open form of poetry, but most have a technique
14 line poem written in iambic pentameter.
5,7,5 syllables; nature related
funny, silly, 5 lines
free verse
open form of poetry, but most have a technique
sonnet
14 line poem written in iambic pentameter.
27 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Atmosphere
Connotation
Couplet
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
the feeling/mood created in the reader by a literary work/pas…
the set of ideas associated with it in addition to its explic…
2 consecutive lines of verse with end rhymes
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
Atmosphere
the feeling/mood created in the reader by a literary work/pas…
English 8 Poetry Vocab
alliteration
stanza
personification
simile
repitition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of wo…
division of a poem; two or more lines
a metaphor that gives a human characteristic to something tha…
an image created by directly comparing two literally unlike t…
alliteration
repitition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of wo…
stanza
division of a poem; two or more lines
21 terms
Level 8: English Poetry
alliteration
stanza
simile
fig. language
the repetition of constants and stressed sounds at the beginn…
poetic paragraphs
directly comparing 2 unlike things using like or as
language expanded beyond its literal meaning
alliteration
the repetition of constants and stressed sounds at the beginn…
stanza
poetic paragraphs
26 terms
English-8 poetry terms
Alliteration
Stanza
Personification
Similie
Repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of wo…
Division of a poem; composed of two or more lines
A metaphor that gives human characteristics to something that…
An image created by directly comparing two literally unlike t…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginning of wo…
Stanza
Division of a poem; composed of two or more lines
40 terms
English 8 poetry terms
Onomatopoeia
Ballad
Limerick
Narrative poem
The use of words that imitate sounds
Song like poem that tells a story often dealing with a advent…
A humorous, rhyming, five- line poem with a specific meter an…
A story told in verse
Onomatopoeia
The use of words that imitate sounds
Ballad
Song like poem that tells a story often dealing with a advent…
26 terms
English 8/ poetry terms
Analogy
Mood and Tone
Hyperbole
Connotation
Explains, clarifies or illustrates by drawing a comparison
The attitude the writer projects in the poem
An exaggeration used for comic effect or to stress strong emo…
An emotional or social association with a word, giving meanin…
Analogy
Explains, clarifies or illustrates by drawing a comparison
Mood and Tone
The attitude the writer projects in the poem
English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Enjambment
Free Verse
Imagery
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a clos…
when the idea or thought carries over from one line of poetry…
poetry with no rhythm
language that appeals to the senses- sight, touch, smell, hea…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a clos…
Enjambment
when the idea or thought carries over from one line of poetry…
24 terms
English 8 Poetry
alliteration
cinquain
couplet
figurative language
the repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
a short poem usually consisting of five, usually unrhymed lines
two lines of the same length that rhyme and complete one thou…
language used for descriptive effect
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
cinquain
a short poem usually consisting of five, usually unrhymed lines
English 8 Poetry Terms
foot
iamb
trochee
spondee
unit of rhythm in a verse, consists of units of unaccented an…
unaccented/accented
accented/unaccented
accented/unaccented/accented
foot
unit of rhythm in a verse, consists of units of unaccented an…
iamb
unaccented/accented
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