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English Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
a comparison of two dissimilar things that implies some sort…
a comparison of two dissimilar things that implies some sort…
a comparison that gives human qualities to inanimate objects
a word that makes the sound of the action it describes
Simile
a comparison of two dissimilar things that implies some sort…
Metaphor
a comparison of two dissimilar things that implies some sort…
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GCSE English: Poetry Techniques
Dramatic Poetry
Lyrical Poetry
Narrative Poetry
Metaphor
Where the speaker someone other than the poet, often includes…
Expresses emotions, appeals to your senses, often could be se…
A poem that tells a story. Often have a rhyme scheme
Says something is something else. Allows the poet to control…
Dramatic Poetry
Where the speaker someone other than the poet, often includes…
Lyrical Poetry
Expresses emotions, appeals to your senses, often could be se…
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English poetry techniques test
Similes
Metaphors
Personification
Connontative language
Compare things using like or as. They compare things that are…
Makes a comparison by asking us to look at something as thoug…
Is when a thing (an inanimate object or idea) which is not hu…
The feelings and associations we have for a word or phrase, t…
Similes
Compare things using like or as. They compare things that are…
Metaphors
Makes a comparison by asking us to look at something as thoug…
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Poetry Techniques English I
alliteration
assonance
caesura
consonance
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Repetition of similar or same vowel sounds within non-rhyming…
A break or pause in the middle of a line of poetry to create…
The same consonant sound repeated two+ times in close success…
alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
assonance
Repetition of similar or same vowel sounds within non-rhyming…
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English - poetry techniques
Alliteration
Imagery
Homophones
Symbolism
Repetition of the same starting letter ex: rude wind raws
painting a picture in the readers mind through the use of des…
same sound, different spelling ex: read, red
words and phrases that have a double meaning
Alliteration
Repetition of the same starting letter ex: rude wind raws
Imagery
painting a picture in the readers mind through the use of des…
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IB English: Poetry Techniques
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Anaphora
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words that…
A reference to a famous historical or literary concept, figur…
A type of metaphor that is more emphasised on the similaritie…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words that…
Allusion
A reference to a famous historical or literary concept, figur…
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English ~ Poetry Techniques
Repetition
Rhyme Scheme
Imagery
Alliteration
When a word is used more than once to create emphasis
A series of letters which show which words rhyme within the p…
When you describe what something looks like in detail
When two or more words begin with the same letter/sound
Repetition
When a word is used more than once to create emphasis
Rhyme Scheme
A series of letters which show which words rhyme within the p…
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english poetry techniques
Image
Alliteration
Personification
Metaphor
a physical likeness or representation of a person, animal, or…
the commencement of two or more words of a word group with th…
the act of giving human qualities to an animal,object etc.
...
Image
a physical likeness or representation of a person, animal, or…
Alliteration
the commencement of two or more words of a word group with th…
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English Poetry techniques
Iambic pentameter
Onamatampia
Alliteration
Personification
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
words that sound like a sound... - Bang
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
giving a non-human object or thing a human characteristics... -…
Iambic pentameter
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
Onamatampia
words that sound like a sound... - Bang
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English Poetry Techniques
Imagery
Assonance
Personification
Alliteration
Visually descriptive or figurative language.
Repetition of a vowel sound, resemblance between syllables of…
The attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Imagery
Visually descriptive or figurative language.
Assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound, resemblance between syllables of…
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English poetry techniques
Sonnet
Free verse
Enjambment
Caesura
A poem consisting of 14 lines of iambic pentameter
Poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular rhythm
the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond the end…
a pause near the middle of a line.
Sonnet
A poem consisting of 14 lines of iambic pentameter
Free verse
Poetry that does not rhyme or have a regular rhythm
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English - Poetry Techniques
Similie
Assonance
Alliteration
Onamatopoeia
A verbal picture made by comparing two things using the words…
The repetition of the same or similar vowel sounds. Not rhymi…
The repetition of the same sound in different words. Usually…
Sound words: woof, bang, miaow, dong
Similie
A verbal picture made by comparing two things using the words…
Assonance
The repetition of the same or similar vowel sounds. Not rhymi…
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English poetry techniques
Deixis
Circumlocution
Plosive consonants
Caesura
Words content bound here there
Long exaggerated sentences
Emphasising consonants
Full stop
Deixis
Words content bound here there
Circumlocution
Long exaggerated sentences
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English, Poetry Techniques
Imagery
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
A detailed description of an image or scene
Compares very a like characteristics by saying one is the oth…
Talking about non-human things as if they are human, eg: a br…
Compares a like things using the words 'like' or 'as'.
Imagery
A detailed description of an image or scene
Metaphor
Compares very a like characteristics by saying one is the oth…
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English Poetry Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Cliche
Emotive Words
when two or more words in a sequence begin with the same cons…
when two or more words in a sequence repeat the same vowel so…
a once-clever saying that has lost its power through over-use
words that create or influence the emotional response of the…
Alliteration
when two or more words in a sequence begin with the same cons…
Assonance
when two or more words in a sequence repeat the same vowel so…
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IB English Poetry Techniques
Allegory
Alliteration
Antagonist
Assonance
a symbolic narratve that has an implied secondary meaning- of…
the repeatition of consonant SOUNDS, especially at the beginn…
a character or force against which another (usually the lead…
the repition of similar vowel SOUNDS in a senetence or line
Allegory
a symbolic narratve that has an implied secondary meaning- of…
Alliteration
the repeatition of consonant SOUNDS, especially at the beginn…
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English - poetry techniques
army ant
as cold as ice
the girl was boiling mad
the tree danced in the wind
alliteration
simile
metaphor
personification
army ant
alliteration
as cold as ice
simile
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English Poetry Techniques
alliteration
hyperbole
simile
oxymoron
consecutive words begin with the same letter
exaggeration
when you use like or as to describe something
when two opposite words are put Side by side
alliteration
consecutive words begin with the same letter
hyperbole
exaggeration
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English new poetry techniques
metonymy
synecdoche
litotes
euphemism
a figure of speech in which a thing or concept is called not…
a figure of speech in which a term for a part of something is…
an understatement through use of negative (ie: it's not unusu…
substituting a mild, innocuous word for a harsh or offensive…
metonymy
a figure of speech in which a thing or concept is called not…
synecdoche
a figure of speech in which a term for a part of something is…
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English Poetry Techniques
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Assonance
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
A reference to a famous person or event in life or liturature…
The comparison of two pairs which have the same relationship…
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence eg. How…
Alliteration
The repetition of the initial consonant. There should be at l…
Allusion
A reference to a famous person or event in life or liturature…
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Poetry Techniques
simile
metaphor
personification
repetition
comparing to things using 'like' or 'as'
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
giving a non-living thing human qualitites
repeating a word or phrase
simile
comparing to things using 'like' or 'as'
metaphor
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
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English Exam Poetry Techniques
Poetry
"Poetic license"
Speaker/ Situation
Diction
A literary work in which special intensity is given to the ex…
Freedom to depart from facts or rules of language in order to…
Voice of the poem; through the poem, getting a sense of the s…
Word choice- choosing certain words for purpose and to create…
Poetry
A literary work in which special intensity is given to the ex…
"Poetic license"
Freedom to depart from facts or rules of language in order to…
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English poetry techniques
Apostrophe
Onomatopoeia
Consonance
Metonymy
When someone addresses an nonhuman entity eg. "O God"
A word or combination of words that resemble closely to the s…
The repetition of a sequence of 2 or more consonants but with…
The literal term for one thing that is applied to another eg…
Apostrophe
When someone addresses an nonhuman entity eg. "O God"
Onomatopoeia
A word or combination of words that resemble closely to the s…
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English Poetry Techniques
Caeusura
Iambic Pentameter
Dramatic Monologue
Rhyming couplets to
A natural stop in the middle of the line
To reflect conversation
Only one voice
Emohasise his points
Caeusura
A natural stop in the middle of the line
Iambic Pentameter
To reflect conversation
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Poetry Techniques
rhyme
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
When two words have a similar sound e.g. bat and cat or ball…
When two things are compared using the words 'like' or 'as' e…
When two things are directly compared e.g. I'm feeling under…
Words that imitate the sound they make e.g. whoosh, bang, pop…
rhyme
When two words have a similar sound e.g. bat and cat or ball…
simile
When two things are compared using the words 'like' or 'as' e…
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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…
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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'…
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…
45 terms
English poetry commentary literary techniques
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Refers to the stressed portion of a word. This is used to pla…
A description that has a second, usually moral meaning
Is the repetition of initial (at the beginning) CONSONANT sou…
Refers to an event from an external content. It is understand…
Accent
Refers to the stressed portion of a word. This is used to pla…
Allegory
A description that has a second, usually moral meaning
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English Poetry Unit Literary Techniques
Alliteration
Couplet
Extended metaphor
Hyperbole
multiple words near each other that have the same beginning s…
two rhythmic or rhyming lines of poetry
when an entire story or poem is a metaphor
extreme exaggeration
Alliteration
multiple words near each other that have the same beginning s…
Couplet
two rhythmic or rhyming lines of poetry
English Test (techniques of poetry (sound))
Rhythm
Meter
rhyme
End Rhyme
Pattern of beats or stresses in a line of verse, or prose
A regular rhythmic pattern
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
a rhyme that occurs at the end of lines
Rhythm
Pattern of beats or stresses in a line of verse, or prose
Meter
A regular rhythmic pattern
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Poetry Techniques
simile
metaphor
personification
repetition
comparing two things using 'like' or 'as'
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
giving a non-living thing human qualitites
repeating a word or phrase
simile
comparing two things using 'like' or 'as'
metaphor
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
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POETRY TECHNIQUES
Alliteration
Assonance
End Rhyme
Imagery
repetition of initial constant sounds in words on the same li…
repetition of vowel sounds in words on the same line (child o…
rhyme that occurs at the end of the lines the final syllable…
descriptive words, adjective choices, used to create pictures…
Alliteration
repetition of initial constant sounds in words on the same li…
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds in words on the same line (child o…
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english 2 lit techniques and poetry
the associations people make with word…
the practice of drawing parallels or c…
the use of words or phrases to create…
a literary device that helps to establ…
connotations
simile
imagery
analogy
the associations people make with word…
connotations
the practice of drawing parallels or c…
simile
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Poetry Techniques
simile
metaphor
personification
repetition
comparing to things using 'like' or 'as'
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
giving a non-living thing human qualitites
repeating a word or phrase
simile
comparing to things using 'like' or 'as'
metaphor
comparing two things by saying one 'is'/'was' the other
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study guide english poetry techniques
simile
metaphor
personification
hyperbole
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison without using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to an object.
An exaggeration often humorous.
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
A comparison without using "like" or "as"
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…
14 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…
8 terms
Poetry Techniques
Imagery
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Descriptive language that creates a picture in your mind
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison or analogy that states one thing IS another.
Repetition of consonant sounds
Imagery
Descriptive language that creates a picture in your mind
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
14 terms
Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Alliteration
A comparison of two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' (e.g.,…
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Repetition of a letter at the beginning of words that are clo…
Simile
A comparison of two unlike things using 'like' or 'as' (e.g.,…
Metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
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Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
compares 2 unlike things with like or as
compares 2 unlike thing without like or as
is a technique that gives human traits to something that is n…
is an exaggerated statement often humorous
Simile
compares 2 unlike things with like or as
Metaphor
compares 2 unlike thing without like or as
20 terms
AQA English Literature GCSE Poetry Analysis Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Colloquial language
Dialogue
Words that begin with the same letter in a row
Words with the same vowel sound are repeated
Language that is informal
Conversation between people
Alliteration
Words that begin with the same letter in a row
Assonance
Words with the same vowel sound are repeated
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AQA GCSE English - Unseen poetry and poetic technique
First person
Second person
Third person
Voices
"I" and "Me", Personal perspective
Talking to someone directly e.g. "you"
Talking about somebody and is more distant e.g. "she" or "He"
How people speak, how it is writen
First person
"I" and "Me", Personal perspective
Second person
Talking to someone directly e.g. "you"
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Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
Comparing two different things using the words LIKE or AS... e.…
Comparing two different things by saying one thing IS another…
Giving human characteristics to non-human objects or things (…
Sound words - the use of a word whose sound imitates or sugge…
Simile
Comparing two different things using the words LIKE or AS... e.…
Metaphor
Comparing two different things by saying one thing IS another…
29 terms
Poetry Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Consonance
The repetition of initial consonant sounds at the beginnings…
Repetition of similiar vowel sounds within non-rhyming words
A break or pause in the middlle of a line.
A literary device in which the same consonant sound is repeat…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds at the beginnings…
Assonance
Repetition of similiar vowel sounds within non-rhyming words
34 terms
Poetry techniques
Aliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Mood
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.
A direct or indirect reference to a familiar figure, place or…
A close repetition of similar vowel sounds, usually in stress…
The prevailing feeling that is created in a story or poem.
Aliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to a familiar figure, place or…
23 terms
Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Oxymoron
a comparison using 'like' or 'as'. E.g. "He floats like a but…
where one thing becomes the other. E.g. "War is a destructive…
giving human qualities to a non-human object. E.g. "The hydro…
two contradictory words placed together to make a dramatic po…
Simile
a comparison using 'like' or 'as'. E.g. "He floats like a but…
Metaphor
where one thing becomes the other. E.g. "War is a destructive…
20 terms
AQA English Literature GCSE Poetry Analysis Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Colloquial language
Dialogue
Words that begin with the same letter in a row
Words with the same vowel sound are repeated
Language that is informal
Conversation between people
Alliteration
Words that begin with the same letter in a row
Assonance
Words with the same vowel sound are repeated
Poetry techniques
Pathetic Fallacy
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
The attribution of human feelings or attitudes to physical as…
The attribution of human feelings or attitudes to inanimate,…
A feature of language that expresses a resemblance between di…
A feature of language which gives meaning to something by com…
Pathetic Fallacy
The attribution of human feelings or attitudes to physical as…
Personification
The attribution of human feelings or attitudes to inanimate,…
8 terms
Poetry techniques
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Assonance
Metaphor
Words to describe the sound
The repetition of consonants at the beginning of a word
The repetition of vowel sounds
A comparison that says one thing is another
Onomatopoeia
Words to describe the sound
Alliteration
The repetition of consonants at the beginning of a word
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