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23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
22 terms
Poetry Language Techniques
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Pun
Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
A direct comparison, not using like or as.
An indirect comparison using like or as.
A play on words based on a word that has one sound but two me…
Hyperbole
Exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
Metaphor
A direct comparison, not using like or as.
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
22 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
18 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text(暗指,影射)
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text(暗指,影射)
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
11 terms
Language techniques in poetry
Listing
Rhyme
Rhythm
Enjabment
Long sentence of many words.
Similar sounds of two or more lines. Internal rhymes are with…
The poetic flow/pace within the poem.
When a sentence flows onto another without using a full stop.
Listing
Long sentence of many words.
Rhyme
Similar sounds of two or more lines. Internal rhymes are with…
11 terms
poetry / language techniques
simile
metaphor
personification
onomatopeia
to compare something with someone or something else that is s…
a word or phrase used to compare two unlike objects, ideas, t…
giving human characteristics to non-living things or ideas
words to convey how something sounds.
simile
to compare something with someone or something else that is s…
metaphor
a word or phrase used to compare two unlike objects, ideas, t…
23 terms
Language Techniques - Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank verse
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
referring to a well-known event or text
the repetition of a vowel at the start of several adjacent wo…
verse comprised of unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant at the start of several adjacen…
Allusion
referring to a well-known event or text
10 terms
Poetry/Figurative Language: LIt. Techniques
stanzas
rhythm
rhyme
simile
lines grouped together like paragraphs
the beat in a poem; meter
a repeating of end sounds; a, a, b, b, a
used like or as to compare 2 unlike things. Example. She has…
stanzas
lines grouped together like paragraphs
rhythm
the beat in a poem; meter
15 terms
1.3 UNFAMILIAR TEXTS: Poetry language techniques
metaphor
simile
personification
alliteration
a comparison between two unlike objects where one is said to…
a comparison between two unlike objects using "like" or "as"
giving an inanimate object human qualities
the repetition of similar consonant sounds
metaphor
a comparison between two unlike objects where one is said to…
simile
a comparison between two unlike objects using "like" or "as"
11 terms
Figurative language, sound techniques, and poetry
alliteration
free verse
simile
irony
Repetition of the beginning sounds, usually in poetry
Poetry that doesn't have a set pattern of rhyme
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Contradiction, especially when least expected
alliteration
Repetition of the beginning sounds, usually in poetry
free verse
Poetry that doesn't have a set pattern of rhyme
15 terms
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
10 terms
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…
8 terms
Journey's End + Poetry language techniques
Scared
Anxious
Nervous
Conifident
Pauses, short sentences, stutters, questions, avoidance, adve…
Pauses, long sentences, questions, adverbs to describe action…
Pauses, long sentences, questions, adverbs to describe action…
Imperatives, consistent structure, quick response, leading co…
Scared
Pauses, short sentences, stutters, questions, avoidance, adve…
Anxious
Pauses, long sentences, questions, adverbs to describe action…
12 terms
Year 11 Figurative Language techniques (used in poetry)
Simile
Metaohor
Personification
Analogy
To make a comparison using like or as or than. Creates greate…
To make comparison saying something is something else.
To attribute human qualities to a non-human thing.
To draw a similarity between one thing and another to better…
Simile
To make a comparison using like or as or than. Creates greate…
Metaohor
To make comparison saying something is something else.
10 terms
English language techniques: For mock exam, unseen poetry
Anaphora
Sensual
Sensory
Notion
Repetition of a phrase
Sexual/seductive connotations
Stimulus i.e. smell/sound/visual
the idea of something
Anaphora
Repetition of a phrase
Sensual
Sexual/seductive connotations
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"
16 terms
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
15 terms
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
16 terms
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…
11 terms
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
82 terms
Language techniques
Allusion*
Analogy*
Background
Angles
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
An idea or a thing is compared to another thing that is quite…
What appears in the back of the image
Looking down on someone or something from a height often conv…
Allusion*
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Analogy*
An idea or a thing is compared to another thing that is quite…
25 terms
Language techniques
hyperbole
simile
personification
onomatopoeia
an exaggeration used for effect e.g. this suitcase weighs a ton
describing something by comparing it to something else using…
describing something non- human as if it is human e.g. 'the a…
when the sound of a word is the same as its meaning, e.g. 'zip'
hyperbole
an exaggeration used for effect e.g. this suitcase weighs a ton
simile
describing something by comparing it to something else using…
12 terms
Poetry Techniques
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
Repetition
A word or phrase that is described to something else
An object or idea is described using human qualities
The picture that the writer creates using only words.
A word or sentence is placed more than once within a poem
Metaphor
A word or phrase that is described to something else
Personification
An object or idea is described using human qualities
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,…
20 terms
Language techniques
rhetorical question
imperative
adverb
comparative
a question that does not require (or expect) an answer
a request or command
the part of speech (or a word class) that is used to add deta…
the form of an adjective or adverb involving a comparison of…
rhetorical question
a question that does not require (or expect) an answer
imperative
a request or command
20 terms
Language techniques
rhetorical question
imperative
adverb
comparative
a question that does not require (or expect) an answer
a request or command
the part of speech (or a word class) that is used to add deta…
the form of an adjective or adverb involving a comparison of…
rhetorical question
a question that does not require (or expect) an answer
imperative
a request or command
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
13 terms
Poetry Techniques
Hyperbole
Alliteration
Metaphor
Simile
The poor children were suffering in pain and anguish while do…
Freya favours fresh fresh fruits over frozen ones.
The unicorn galloped into the velvet night.
He ran like the wind.
Hyperbole
The poor children were suffering in pain and anguish while do…
Alliteration
Freya favours fresh fresh fruits over frozen ones.
15 terms
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
23 terms
language techniques
rhetorical question
imperative
adverb
abstract noun
a question that does not require an answer
a word that gives advice or instructions or that expresses a…
the part of speech (or a word class) that is used to add deta…
a noun denoting an idea, quality, or state rather than a conc…
rhetorical question
a question that does not require an answer
imperative
a word that gives advice or instructions or that expresses a…
8 terms
Poetry Techniques
Enjambment
Hyperbole
Imagery
Irony
Sentence continues beyond end of line or verse.
Exaggerating something.
Compare something real with imagination.
Sarcastic, implying the opposite of their meaning.
Enjambment
Sentence continues beyond end of line or verse.
Hyperbole
Exaggerating something.
10 terms
Poetry Techniques
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Hyperbole
The bottle rolled off the table like a teardrop.
Time is a thief
She sells sea-shells down by the sea-shore
If I can't buy that new game, I will die.
Simile
The bottle rolled off the table like a teardrop.
Metaphor
Time is a thief
9 terms
Poetry Techniques
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Graphic Elements
repeating beginning consonant sounds
repetition of vowel sounds in words
repetition of consonant sounds anywhere within words
such as line length, color, spacing, letter size, and other v…
Alliteration
repeating beginning consonant sounds
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds in words
13 terms
POETRY TECHNIQUES
Alliteration
Assonance
End Rhyme
Imagery
repetition of initial constant sounds (dark days, bad boy)
repetition of vowel sounds (child of silence, weak weary)
rhyme that occurs at the end of the lines
descriptive words used to create pictures
Alliteration
repetition of initial constant sounds (dark days, bad boy)
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds (child of silence, weak weary)
17 terms
Language Techniques
Alliteration
Anecdote
Assonance
Hyperbole
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
purposeful exaggeration for effect
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Anecdote
A brief narrative that focuses on a particular incident or ev…
35 terms
Language Techniques
Colloquial
Formal
Slang
Code Switching
Ordinary conversational english rather than formal speech or…
Adhering to traditional standards of correctness and without…
Informal language consisting of words and expressions that ar…
Inserting native language words or phrases into text.
Colloquial
Ordinary conversational english rather than formal speech or…
Formal
Adhering to traditional standards of correctness and without…
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
15 terms
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…
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…
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…
9 terms
Poetry Techniques
onomatopoeia
rhyming
simile
metaphor
using a word that imitates a sound it represents
using words that have endings with the same sound
making a comparison using like or as
making a comparison by calling one thing something else
onomatopoeia
using a word that imitates a sound it represents
rhyming
using words that have endings with the same sound
Poetry Techniques
alliteration
onomatopoeia
metaphor
simile
Alliteration means "letters of alphabet". It is a stylistic d…
Onomatopoeia is defined as a word, which imitates the natural…
Metaphor is a figure of speech which makes an implicit, impli…
A comparison using 'like' or 'as'
alliteration
Alliteration means "letters of alphabet". It is a stylistic d…
onomatopoeia
Onomatopoeia is defined as a word, which imitates the natural…
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…
42 terms
Poetry techniques
Meter
Narrative poem
Narrator
Octet
A measured pattern of rhythm in poetry
A type of poem that tells a story
The voice or speaker of the poem
An eight line stanza usually found in a sonnet
Meter
A measured pattern of rhythm in poetry
Narrative poem
A type of poem that tells a story
11 terms
Techniques of Poetry
alliteration ... (the repeating of begin…
consonance... ( the repetition of consona…
foot... (one unit of meter)
meter... (the rhythm of "accented and una…
assonance... (the repetition of vowel sounds)
end rhyme ... (the end word of a line rhymes)
internal rhyme... (the rhyming of words within a line of poetry)
repetition... (the repeating of a word or phrase to add rhythm o…
alliteration ... (the repeating of begin…
assonance... (the repetition of vowel sounds)
consonance... ( the repetition of consona…
end rhyme ... (the end word of a line rhymes)
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