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18 terms
English Poetry
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Richard Cory
Annabel Lee
If
Written by Lord Alfred Tennyson. Described events in the Batt…
Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson. It is very depressing an…
Written by Edgar Allan Poe. It is a poem about his wife who w…
Written by Rudyard Kipling who grew up in India, but was in a…
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Written by Lord Alfred Tennyson. Described events in the Batt…
Richard Cory
Written by Edwin Arlington Robinson. It is very depressing an…
English Poetry
Free Verse
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Personification
Written with rhymed or unrhymed verse that has no set meter
Word that imitates the sound or suggests the source of the so…
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
When you make an object or idea do something only a human can…
Free Verse
Written with rhymed or unrhymed verse that has no set meter
Onomatopoeia
Word that imitates the sound or suggests the source of the so…
26 terms
English: Poetry
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
assonance
repeated use of first sound in words
a brief or implicit reference to something outside the text;…
addressing something not present or not usually spoken to
repetition of vowel sounds
alliteration
repeated use of first sound in words
allusion
a brief or implicit reference to something outside the text;…
36 terms
English Poetry
connotation
denotation:
verse:
prose:
meaning derived from associations we make between the word an…
the literal dictionary definition
poetic form of language—sometimes with meter, rhythm, rhyme,…
regular form of language
connotation
meaning derived from associations we make between the word an…
denotation:
the literal dictionary definition
17 terms
English 12 - New Poetry Terms
assonance
consonance
cacophony
euphony
Repetition of vowel (a, e, i, o, u) sounds.
Repetition of consonant (letters other than a, e, i, o, u) so…
harsh sounds (eg: b, p, t, k, g)
pleasant, harmonious sounds (eg: l, m, n, v)
assonance
Repetition of vowel (a, e, i, o, u) sounds.
consonance
Repetition of consonant (letters other than a, e, i, o, u) so…
18 terms
English Poetry
Elegy
Epic
Free Verse
Lyric
A formal poem focusing on death or mortality, usually beginni…
A long narrative poem about a serious or profound subject in…
poetry that is written without a regular meter; usually witho…
A type of melodies, imaginative, and subjective poetry that i…
Elegy
A formal poem focusing on death or mortality, usually beginni…
Epic
A long narrative poem about a serious or profound subject in…
30 terms
English- poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Caesura
The repetition of a sound the beginning of several adjacent w…
A casual reference to someone or something in history or lite…
The comparison of two things by explaining one to show how it…
The pausing or stopping within a line of poetry by needed pun…
Alliteration
The repetition of a sound the beginning of several adjacent w…
Allusion
A casual reference to someone or something in history or lite…
12 terms
English poetry
Symbol
Hyperbole
Ode
Lyric
Something in the world of the senses, including an action, th…
exaggerated statements or claims not... meant to be taken litera…
a lyric poem in the form of an... address to a particular subject
a formal type of poetry which... expresses personal emotions or…
Symbol
Something in the world of the senses, including an action, th…
Hyperbole
exaggerated statements or claims not... meant to be taken litera…
15 terms
English Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion:
Anaphora:
Assonance
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Unacknowledged reference and quotations that authors assume t…
Repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of a l…
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Allusion:
Unacknowledged reference and quotations that authors assume t…
66 terms
English-poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Archaic language
Aside
The repetition of consonant sounds in Alina portrayed. It is…
A reference to famous literature , Mythological, religious, h…
Language belonging to an earlier time in general he is no lon…
Word spoken for the audience to hear but, are not supposed to…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds in Alina portrayed. It is…
Allusion
A reference to famous literature , Mythological, religious, h…
12 terms
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…
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…
36 terms
English: Poetry
concerns real life; most concentrated…
uses language and style to emphasize f…
lines and stanzas
horizontal row of words which may or m…
poetry?
prose?
how is poetry arranged?
line?
concerns real life; most concentrated…
poetry?
uses language and style to emphasize f…
prose?
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"
12 terms
English (poetry)
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Sibilance
When one thing is compared to another using like or as
When a direct link is made between 2 things without using lik…
When two or more words in close connection begin with the sam…
Alliteration using an s or sh sound to make a hissing sound e…
Simile
When one thing is compared to another using like or as
Metaphor
When a direct link is made between 2 things without using lik…
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
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"
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
20 terms
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
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…
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…
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
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
22 terms
English Poetry Terms
Figurative Language (Figures of Speech)
Simile
Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
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…
Similar to a regular metaphor, but several connected compar…
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
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
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…
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
12 terms
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
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
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
19 terms
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
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
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…
10 terms
English Poetry
New Stanza
L - Lamborghinis
M - Move
F - From
Start a new stanza with B NOT A
Literal Meaning
Metaphorical Meaning
Form
New Stanza
Start a new stanza with B NOT A
L - Lamborghinis
Literal Meaning
26 terms
English Poetry
Form of a Shakespearean sonnet
Form of a Petrarchan sonnet
Meter of a Shakespearean sonnet
What is iambic pentameter
3 Quatrains and 1 rhyming couplet
2 quatrains (octave) and 2 tercets (sestet)
Iambic pentameter
Each line has 10 syllables with a an unstressed syllables fol…
Form of a Shakespearean sonnet
3 Quatrains and 1 rhyming couplet
Form of a Petrarchan sonnet
2 quatrains (octave) and 2 tercets (sestet)
28 terms
Poetry Terms (English 7)
lyric poem
inference
rhythm
figurative language
highly musical verse that expresses the observations and feel…
an informed idea based on provided information
the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in spoken or…
writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
lyric poem
highly musical verse that expresses the observations and feel…
inference
an informed idea based on provided information
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
50 terms
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
11 terms
English Poetry Definitions
Similie
Metaphor
Personification
Alliteration
like, as or then. e.g. she eats like a pig
saying that it is something else e.g. Theres daggers in mens…
non-human thing is given human qualities e.g. the tree grieve…
repetition of a consonant sound e.g. Season of mists and mell…
Similie
like, as or then. e.g. she eats like a pig
Metaphor
saying that it is something else e.g. Theres daggers in mens…
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
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…
36 terms
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
20 terms
Poetry vocabulary (English)
hyperbole
personification
simile
alliteration
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
hyperbole
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
personification
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
31 terms
English 2 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
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