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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…
41 terms
poetry terms and techniques - definitions
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
28 terms
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…
English I - Poetry Terms and Persuasive Techniques
poetry
speaker
line
stanza
One of the three major types of literature. Makes use of high…
The imaginary voice assumed by the writer of the poem, often…
A single string of words in a poem
A repeated grouping of two or more lines in a poem that often…
poetry
One of the three major types of literature. Makes use of high…
speaker
The imaginary voice assumed by the writer of the poem, often…
12 terms
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…
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…
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…
18 terms
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…
19 terms
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
40 terms
Poetry Terms and Techniques - definitions
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
English Poetry Techniques
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Alliteration
The subject is said to be another eg: 'I'm so hungry i could…
Uses like or as eg: 'he was as busy as a bee.'
Human qualities are given to something that isn't actually hu…
Repeated beginning sound eg: 'Becky's Beagle Barked'
Metaphor
The subject is said to be another eg: 'I'm so hungry i could…
Simile
Uses like or as eg: 'he was as busy as a bee.'
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…
17 terms
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…
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
67 terms
Poetry terms/techniques
alliteration
allusion
anapest
archetype
the repetition of the initial sound of words in a line or lin…
a reference to something that belongs properly to a world bey…
two light stresses followed by a heavy stress: uu'
the original pattern or model from which all things of the sa…
alliteration
the repetition of the initial sound of words in a line or lin…
allusion
a reference to something that belongs properly to a world bey…
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'…
33 terms
Poetry Terms and Techniques
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds/letters at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
when a speaker directly addresses someone or something in the…
the repetition of a vowel sound within words near each other
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds/letters at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
12 terms
Poetry terms and techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
Treats a nonhuman subject as if it were a person.
Uses exaggeration for a special, often humorous, effect.
Simile
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as
Metaphor
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
Poetry Terms & Techniques
Personification
Couplet
Metaphor
Quatrain
Giving an inanimate object human like qualities
Two lines that rhyme
______ is _______
Four lines in poetry (stanza)
Personification
Giving an inanimate object human like qualities
Couplet
Two lines that rhyme
12 terms
Poetry Terms and Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
Treats a nonhuman subject as if it were person
Uses exaggeration for a special, often humorous, effect.
Simile
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as
Metaphor
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
Poetry Terms & Techniques (Orion)
alliteration
simile
metaphor
personification
repeating the beginning sounds in several words
describes/compares two unlike things using like or as
describes/compares two unlike things without like or as
gives some thing human characteristics or traits
alliteration
repeating the beginning sounds in several words
simile
describes/compares two unlike things using like or as
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…
10 terms
English Poetry Techniques
Tone
Pause
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Mood
Stop for effect/breath/audience sake of understanding what yo…
A word that sounds like what they mean ... Eg. Buzz
The repetition of the same letter ... Eg. Billy Brennan's Bold B…
Tone
Mood
Pause
Stop for effect/breath/audience sake of understanding what yo…
8 terms
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…
15 terms
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…
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
29 terms
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
24 terms
Poetry: Literary Terms and Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Blank Version
Enjambment
The repetition of consonant sounds, generally at the beginnin…
The repetition of same or similar vowel sounds in words that…
Unrhymed poetry or dramatic verse written in a meter known as…
The continuation of a sentence or phrase from one line of a p…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, generally at the beginnin…
Assonance
The repetition of same or similar vowel sounds in words that…
17 terms
Poetry Techniques Lev 4 English
Alliteration
Symbol
Simile
Allusion
Repetition of the same initial consonant sound
Anything that stands for or represents something else
Comparison of two unlike things using like or as
Reference to something well known in history literature or art
Alliteration
Repetition of the same initial consonant sound
Symbol
Anything that stands for or represents something else
10 terms
english poetry techniques
assonance
alliteration
enjambement
caesura
the same vowel sound is repeated but the consonants are diffe…
the first letter of a word is repeated in words that follow
where a sentence continues and runs onto the next line
a complete pause in a line
assonance
the same vowel sound is repeated but the consonants are diffe…
alliteration
the first letter of a word is repeated in words that follow
13 terms
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
13 terms
english literature poetry techniques
alliteration
anthropomorphism
assonance
blank verse
words that start with the same letter
giving inanimate object animalistic traits
words that share the same vowel sound
poetry that doesn't rhyme but has a regular rhythm
alliteration
words that start with the same letter
anthropomorphism
giving inanimate object animalistic traits
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
20 terms
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, 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…
50 terms
English poetry literary techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Onomatopoeia
repeating similar or same consonant sounds at the beginning o…
repeating similar or same vowel sounds at the beginning of wo…
repeating similar or identical consonant sounds... note: not in…
words that sound like the things they are describing
Alliteration
repeating similar or same consonant sounds at the beginning o…
Assonance
repeating similar or same vowel sounds at the beginning of wo…
12 terms
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…
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
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…
33 terms
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…
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…
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…
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
32 terms
Poetry terms/techniques
Tone
Imagery
Theme
Inversion
The attitude a writer takes toward the subject of work, the c…
The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete snesatio…
The insight about human life that is revealed in literary wor…
The reversal of the normal word in order in a sentece or phrase
Tone
The attitude a writer takes toward the subject of work, the c…
Imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete snesatio…
37 terms
Poetry literary terms and techniques
Poetry
Poet
Form
Line
Is the most compact form of literature. A poem packs all kind…
Is one who writes poetry.
Is the way a poem looks-its arrangement on the page.
Poetry is written in lines, which may or may not be sentences.
Poetry
Is the most compact form of literature. A poem packs all kind…
Poet
Is one who writes poetry.
28 terms
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
Poetry Terms and Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as.
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
Treats a nonhuman subject as if it were a person.
Uses exaggeration for a special, often humorous, effect
Simile
Compares two unlike things with the word like or as.
Metaphor
Compares two unlike things without using a comparison word (s…
poetry terms and techniques - definitions
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical,…
Poetry Terms/Devices/Techniques
Poetry
Lyric Poetry
Sonnet
Narrative Poetry
form of literature that uses imagery, figurative language, an…
expresses the feelings of a single speaker
14 lined lyric poem with a definite rhyme scheme (ABAB CDCD E…
tells a story
Poetry
form of literature that uses imagery, figurative language, an…
Lyric Poetry
expresses the feelings of a single speaker
Poetry Terms/Devices/Techniques
Poetry
Lyric
Sonnet
Narrative
A form of literature that uses imagery, figurative language,…
Poetry that expresses the feelings of a single speaker
14 lined poem with definite rhyme scheme ABAB CDCD EFEF GG
Poetry that tells a story
Poetry
A form of literature that uses imagery, figurative language,…
Lyric
Poetry that expresses the feelings of a single speaker
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