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English- Poetry
Alliteration
Anachronism
Allusion
Apostrophe
Repition of beginning letters or sounds in two or more words…
The poetic device which places a person, thing or event in a…
Poetic device by which a reference is made to persons, places…
Poetic device which uses words of address to someone or somet…
Alliteration
Repition of beginning letters or sounds in two or more words…
Anachronism
The poetic device which places a person, thing or event in a…
12 terms
English - Poetry
Ballad
Blank verse
Dramatic Poetry
Elegy
a relatively short poem that tells a story
unrhymed poetry usually iambic pentameter in which each line…
Poetry in which one or more character speaks
a poem morning the loss of a great individual
Ballad
a relatively short poem that tells a story
Blank verse
unrhymed poetry usually iambic pentameter in which each line…
40 terms
English- Poetry
Define meter.
Define iamb.
Define sponde.
Define trochee.
The more or less regular pattern of stressed and unstressed s…
Referring to a metrical form in which each foot consists of a…
A metrical foot consisting of a pair of stressed syllables. (…
A metrical foot consisting of a stressed syllable followed by…
Define meter.
The more or less regular pattern of stressed and unstressed s…
Define iamb.
Referring to a metrical form in which each foot consists of a…
16 terms
English Poetry
Snake
"A sort of horror, a sort of protest a…
"I was most afraid, but even so, honor…
Out, Out
D. H. Lawrence
Snake
Snake
Robert Frost
Snake
D. H. Lawrence
"A sort of horror, a sort of protest a…
Snake
29 terms
English (Poetry)
Li Po background
Li Po wrote
"The River-Merchant's Wife" type
"The River-Merchant's Wife" facts
Lived during the Tang Dynasty.... Born 701-762.... Died when he tri…
"The River-Merchant's Wife"
Narrative - tells a story
They're young.... She's shy.... They got married at age 14.... She rea…
Li Po background
Lived during the Tang Dynasty.... Born 701-762.... Died when he tri…
Li Po wrote
"The River-Merchant's Wife"
11 terms
English Poetry
William Ernest Henly
No matter what happens I (speaker) con…
Alfred Noyes
Narraive
Invictus Author
Invictus Message
The Highwayman Author
What kind of poem is The Highwayman
William Ernest Henly
Invictus Author
No matter what happens I (speaker) con…
Invictus Message
34 terms
English Poetry
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Sibilance
the repetition of similar sounds at the beginning of words
The repetition of vowel sounds
the repetition of consonant sounds within words
The repetition of s and z sounds
Alliteration
the repetition of similar sounds at the beginning of words
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds
29 terms
English POETRY
Speaker
Imagery
Figurative language
Metaphor
The character or voice, who tells the prom
Writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the 5 senses
Writing that is innovative, imaginative and not meant to be t…
Describes one thing as if it were something else
Speaker
The character or voice, who tells the prom
Imagery
Writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the 5 senses
46 terms
english poetry
Edgar allen poe
roger gordon
edward lear
Shakespeare
"the raven"
"the limerick packs laughs anatomical"
book of nonsense 12
sonnet 18 "shall i compare thee to a summers day"
Edgar allen poe
"the raven"
roger gordon
"the limerick packs laughs anatomical"
26 terms
English Poetry
metaphor
simile
narrative poem
epic
a figure of speech that compares two things
a figure of speech in which two things are compared using "li…
a poem that tells the story
a long poem celebrating the deeds of a society's hero
metaphor
a figure of speech that compares two things
simile
a figure of speech in which two things are compared using "li…
English poetry
traditional poem
free verse poem
types of poetry
speaker
follows the fixed rules
does not follow established rules for form, no pattern of rhyme
traditional and free verse
The "voice" of the poem, similar to the narrator. Not necessa…
traditional poem
follows the fixed rules
free verse poem
does not follow established rules for form, no pattern of rhyme
22 terms
English poetry
Lamb to the slaughter
Achilles heel
Blind leading the blind
Born w a silver spoon in UR mouth
They do it without knowing that something bad will happen and…
A weakness that can lead to a downfall
Someone who is unqualified is leading someone else who is unq…
Born into wealth and privilege
Lamb to the slaughter
They do it without knowing that something bad will happen and…
Achilles heel
A weakness that can lead to a downfall
18 terms
English poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Ballsd
Appetition of the same letter sound at the beginning of the s…
Reference to person place or thing often literary mythologica…
Repetition ofvowel sounds of any place in a series of words
Pound that tells a story in a short stanza in simple words wi…
Alliteration
Appetition of the same letter sound at the beginning of the s…
Allusion
Reference to person place or thing often literary mythologica…
36 terms
English: Poetry
ballad
allusion
alliteration
blank verse
a song or somg like peom that tells a story
a reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
the repetition of a constant sound in words that are close to…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
ballad
a song or somg like peom that tells a story
allusion
a reference to a statement, person, place, event, or thing th…
21 terms
English Poetry
couplet
triplet (tercet)
quatrain
quintet
a two line stanza
a three line stanza
a four line stanza
a five line stanza
couplet
a two line stanza
triplet (tercet)
a three line stanza
63 terms
poetry: english
what is a patterned of verbal or writt…
what are the two meters
what is iambic meter
what is trochaic meter
poetry
unstressed and stressed
unstressed, stressed
stressed, unstressed
what is a patterned of verbal or writt…
poetry
what are the two meters
unstressed and stressed
17 terms
English poetry
Iamb
Trochee
Dactyl
Anapest
Metrical foot that consist of an unstressed syllable followed…
Stressed syllable followed by one unstressed syllable
Stressed syllable follows by two unstressed
2 short ( unstressed) syllables followed by a long one (stres…
Iamb
Metrical foot that consist of an unstressed syllable followed…
Trochee
Stressed syllable followed by one unstressed syllable
38 terms
english//poetry
theme
tone
speaker
situation
the main idea or insight revealed in a narrative
the writer's/speaker's attitude towards the subject of the st…
the poet or persona
place, time, setting
theme
the main idea or insight revealed in a narrative
tone
the writer's/speaker's attitude towards the subject of the st…
16 terms
English - Poetry
rhyme
onomatopoeia
simile
metaphor
the repetition of sounds
words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
a comparison between two usually unrelated things using "like…
an implied comparison between two usually unrelated things
rhyme
the repetition of sounds
onomatopoeia
words that spell out sounds; words that sound like what they…
22 terms
English poetry
Poetry
Lyric poetry
Speaker
Tone
A literary work in which special intensity is given to the ex…
Short and written in first person
The voice of the poem not the author
Attitude towards the subject matter of the poem
Poetry
A literary work in which special intensity is given to the ex…
Lyric poetry
Short and written in first person
28 terms
Poetry Terms English 1
imagery
tone
onomatopoeia
personification
description appealing to one or more of the 5 senses
the attitude the writer takes toward the subject
the use of words whose sound suggest their meaning
human qualities given to a non-human thing
imagery
description appealing to one or more of the 5 senses
tone
the attitude the writer takes toward the subject
English Poetry
Personification
Alliteration
Onomatopeia
Simile
Giving human features to something non-human
(Soft Snow) The Repetition of consonant
Sound Words (Surf runs through the shingle )
Compares the object with another object - like or as if (Blac…
Personification
Giving human features to something non-human
Alliteration
(Soft Snow) The Repetition of consonant
52 terms
English poetry
spoke at JFK inauguration?
British poet
Irish poet
dark short stories but melancholy poems
Robert Frost
William Wordsworth
Robert Burns
Edgar Allan Poe
spoke at JFK inauguration?
Robert Frost
British poet
William Wordsworth
English poetry
Creatures
O' Captain, My Captain
since feeling is first
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?
Billy Collins
Walt Whitman
E.E.Cummings
William Shakespeare
Creatures
Billy Collins
O' Captain, My Captain
Walt Whitman
36 terms
English poetry
figure of speech
image
simile
metaphor
A word or phrase that describes one thing... in terms of another…
single word/phrase that appeals to the senses
comparison between 2 unlike things that use "like", "as", or…
comparison between 2 unlike things in which one thing becomes…
figure of speech
A word or phrase that describes one thing... in terms of another…
image
single word/phrase that appeals to the senses
English II Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Apostrophe
Assonance
Ballad
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
Alliteration
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
20 terms
English Poetry
sonnet
iambic pentameter
rhyme scheme
meter
14 lines of poetry, written in iambic pentameter and usaully…
alternating syllables that unstressed and stressed
patterened organization of a rhyme within a poem
measurement of syllables in a line
sonnet
14 lines of poetry, written in iambic pentameter and usaully…
iambic pentameter
alternating syllables that unstressed and stressed
Poetry Terms 1 - English 9
alliteration
simile
slant rhyme
antithesis
type of internal rhyme when beginning consonant sounds repeated
comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
type of end rhyme with similar but not exact sounds
using two opposites to highlight or contrast features of both
alliteration
type of internal rhyme when beginning consonant sounds repeated
simile
comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
10 terms
English Poetry
Synonymous parallelism
Antithetical parallelism
Climactic parallelism
Figurative language
Echo similar ideas/words
Contrast ideas with parallel grammar
Developing/building an idea
Uses words or expressions with a different meaning than their…
Synonymous parallelism
Echo similar ideas/words
Antithetical parallelism
Contrast ideas with parallel grammar
14 terms
english poetry
"In there stepped a stately raven /...…
"The Brain—is wider than the Sky—"
"I am one of the few honest people I h…
" So we beat on, boats against the cur…
The Raven- Edgar Allen Poe
The Brain is Wider than the Sky- Emily Dickinson
Great Gatsby- F. Scott Fitzgerald... Nick says this quote after…
Great Gatsy- F. Scott Fitzgerald... Last lines, they try to move…
"In there stepped a stately raven /...…
The Raven- Edgar Allen Poe
"The Brain—is wider than the Sky—"
The Brain is Wider than the Sky- Emily Dickinson
12 terms
English I Poetry-Dickinson
philosophy
sagacity
contempt
prodigious
A system of beliefs and values
shrewdness, soundness of perspective
a feeling of disdain for anything considered mean or worthless
(adj.) immense; extraordinary in bulk, size, or degree
philosophy
A system of beliefs and values
sagacity
shrewdness, soundness of perspective
English poetry
Alliteration
Assonace
Sibilance
Similes
When the beginning sound of a word is repeated
Same as alliteration but with vowel sounds
Same as alliteration but of the 's' sound
Comparing things using 'like' and 'as'
Alliteration
When the beginning sound of a word is repeated
Assonace
Same as alliteration but with vowel sounds
19 terms
English 1201 Poetry Terms & Forms
HYPERBOLE
REFRAIN
SIMILE
PERSONIFICATION
Over-exaggeration often used for dramatic or comedic effect
A phrase, line, and/or stanza repeated at specific intervals…
A comparison of two unlike things using the words "like" or "…
The giving of life-like characteristics to non-living things…
HYPERBOLE
Over-exaggeration often used for dramatic or comedic effect
REFRAIN
A phrase, line, and/or stanza repeated at specific intervals…
57 terms
English Poetry
Poetry connects what two things?
What's alliteration?
What's a metaphor?
What's personification?
Feelings and ideas
2 or more lines of poetry that begin with the same sound
Comparing 2 things that have like qualities
Gives something inanimate human characterisitics
Poetry connects what two things?
Feelings and ideas
What's alliteration?
2 or more lines of poetry that begin with the same sound
20 terms
Poetry Terms-English III
alliteration
allusion
connotation
denotation
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
44 terms
Poetry terms for 10th English
alliteration
assonance
ballad
caesura
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words such as "…
the repetition of vowel sounds without the repetition of cons…
a poem in verse that tells a story (also known as a narrative…
a pause or sudden break in a line of poetry
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words such as "…
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds without the repetition of cons…
23 terms
English-Poetry
Poems with a rhythm like everyday spee…
The way a poem's words and lines are l…
Lines of poetry may be arranged into a…
Each stanza contributes to a poem's ov…
Free Verse
Form
Stanza
Meaning
Poems with a rhythm like everyday spee…
Free Verse
The way a poem's words and lines are l…
Form
English Poetry Terms
Accent
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Refers to a stressed syllable within a metrical pattern as a…
Repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds, in a sequen…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
The repetition of a word or words at the beginning of success…
Accent
Refers to a stressed syllable within a metrical pattern as a…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds, in a sequen…
English Poetry
What is the theme of Poetry?
What says more in Poetry?
What talks less in Poetry?
What literary device is in the "abomin…
Says more, Talks Less
More: Internal/External Reality... Says: Meaningful way
Less: Discipline, Compact... Talks: Verbal Utterance
Metaphor - problems/adversity
What is the theme of Poetry?
Says more, Talks Less
What says more in Poetry?
More: Internal/External Reality... Says: Meaningful way
English Poetry
figurative language
simile
extended metaphor
Metaphor
language that communicates meaning beyond the literal meaning…
a figure of speech that compares two unlike things with like…
a figure of speech that compares two unlike things at some le…
a Figure of speech that compares two unlike things without us…
figurative language
language that communicates meaning beyond the literal meaning…
simile
a figure of speech that compares two unlike things with like…
15 terms
POETRY ENGLISH !!!
limerick
rhyme
Onomatopeoia
narrative
limerick
rhyme
31 terms
English Poetry
What kind of poem is Casey At The Bat?
Does Casey At the Bat have a Climax or…
What is the rhyme scheme in Casey At t…
Who wrote Casey At the Bat?
narrative poem
Anticlimax because at the very end the readers believe Casey…
a, a, b, b
Ernest Thayer
What kind of poem is Casey At The Bat?
narrative poem
Does Casey At the Bat have a Climax or…
Anticlimax because at the very end the readers believe Casey…
English Poetry
What is denotative?
What is connotative?
What do we mean when we say imagery?
What is IMAGE?
the dictionary term
suggests meanings and possibilities
an apparent manipulation of sensory devices to emphasize mean…
means only what it is
What is denotative?
the dictionary term
What is connotative?
suggests meanings and possibilities
AP English Poetry Forms
Ballad
Blank Verse
Didactic
Elegy
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
Poetry that instructs, either in terms of morals or by provid…
A formal poem presenting a meditation on death or another sol…
Ballad
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
Blank Verse
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
8 terms
English Poetry
Rhyme
Poetic form
Simile
Metaphor
Correspondence of sounds between words, for example alive and…
Ways of achieving this include the rhymes and the syllable le…
Comparing one thing to another, for example "as fast as a che…
Like a simile, but instead of saying "Her eyes were like fire…
Rhyme
Correspondence of sounds between words, for example alive and…
Poetic form
Ways of achieving this include the rhymes and the syllable le…
English poetry
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Spondee
Dactylic
Anapestic
Trochaic
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Spondee
/UU
Dactylic
11 terms
English Poetry
Couplet
Tercet
Quatrain
CInquain
AA
AAA
ABAB
5 lines
Couplet
AA
Tercet
AAA
10 terms
POETRY English
Literature
Poetry
Rhyme
Limerick
(the writing or the study of) books which are considered work…
Poems are different from stories. Some poems rhyme, many don'…
The similarity between syllable sounds. Example: 'rhyme' rhym…
A funny, five-line poem, often with a name in the first line.…
Literature
(the writing or the study of) books which are considered work…
Poetry
Poems are different from stories. Some poems rhyme, many don'…
English Poetry
Trepidation
Laity
Contention
Piety
Trembling
Those not initiated into a preiesthood
Arguement
Devotion to sacred duties
Trepidation
Trembling
Laity
Those not initiated into a preiesthood
15 terms
English Poetry
Poetry
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
- the best words in the best order to express thought or emot…
Makes an implied indirect comparision
Makes a direct comparison
Attributing NON-human object
Poetry
- the best words in the best order to express thought or emot…
Metaphor
Makes an implied indirect comparision
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