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Literature 1 Poetry Terms
metaphor
metonymy
simile
personification
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word "lik…
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word "lik…
metonymy
A figure of speech in which something is referred to by using…
Poetry/Literature Terms 1-19
alliteration
allusion
analogy
atmosphere
repetition of consonant sounds close together
to place a strong hint that make you think of something
to compare two things that shows how they are alike
the overall mood
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds close together
allusion
to place a strong hint that make you think of something
25 terms
Literature- poetry exam 1
Lyric poetry
epic poetry
stanza
meter
melodic tone, subjective of personal emotion, can sing it, ex…
long, formal, narrative, is telling a story, adventures of a…
a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in a verse.
Lyric poetry
melodic tone, subjective of personal emotion, can sing it, ex…
epic poetry
long, formal, narrative, is telling a story, adventures of a…
27 terms
1 Poetry Terminology (Literature) - 10A
Assonance
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguous language
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Repeated sound of the first consonant
Figure of speech that makes reference to a place, person or a…
Open to several interpretations
Assonance
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Alliteration
Repeated sound of the first consonant
19 terms
Poetry/Literature Terms 1-19
alliteration
allusion
analogy
atmosphere
repetition of consonant sounds close together
to place a strong hint that make you think of something
to compare two things that shows how they are alike
the overall mood
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds close together
allusion
to place a strong hint that make you think of something
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English 1: Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Hyperbole
the repetition of an initial consonant sound
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
The repetition of consonant sounds in the middle or at the en…
An extravagant statement; the use of exaggerated terms for th…
Alliteration
the repetition of an initial consonant sound
Assonance
Identity or similarity in sound between internal vowels in ne…
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AP Literature - Poetry Terms (1)
Figure of Speech
Apostrophe
Hyperbole
Irony
ways of using language to deviate from the literal, denotativ…
an address, either to someone who is absent and therefore can…
a boldly exaggerated statement that adds emphasis without int…
a literary device that uses contradictory statements or situa…
Figure of Speech
ways of using language to deviate from the literal, denotativ…
Apostrophe
an address, either to someone who is absent and therefore can…
41 terms
Literature Poetry Terms QT 1
Connotation
Symbol
Meter
Scansion
the associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression i…
a thing that stands for and represents both itself and someth…
one way of unifying and ordering the language of poetry; mete…
The method that poets use to measure metrical patterns of rhy…
Connotation
the associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression i…
Symbol
a thing that stands for and represents both itself and someth…
20 terms
AP Literature Poetry list 1
Blank Verse
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
is a poem with no rhyme but does have iambic pentameter. This…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing o…
Is a figure of speech in which the poet addresses an absent p…
Blank Verse
is a poem with no rhyme but does have iambic pentameter. This…
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
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British Literature 1 Poetry Vocab
End rhyme
Internal rhyme
Approximate rhyme
Eye rhyme
Rhyme that occurs at the end of lines.
Rhyme which occurs within a line.
Rhyme in which only the final consonant sounds of the word ar…
The appearance of two words which, because of their similar s…
End rhyme
Rhyme that occurs at the end of lines.
Internal rhyme
Rhyme which occurs within a line.
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AP Literature Poetry List 1
blank verse
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
verse without rhyme, especially that with uses iambic pentame…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a punctuation mark, and sometimes a diacritical mark, in lang…
blank verse
verse without rhyme, especially that with uses iambic pentame…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Literature Terms Poetry Part 1
Epic
Dramatic
Lyric
Ode
long, serious narrative poem concerning a heroic figure or gr…
poetry written in a dialogue or monologue, using the voice of…
poems that are written in a subjectively rich voice, often wi…
a lyric poem of exalted emotion celebrating someone or someth…
Epic
long, serious narrative poem concerning a heroic figure or gr…
Dramatic
poetry written in a dialogue or monologue, using the voice of…
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Form of Literature: Poetry - Lesson 1
Poetry
Verse
Oral Tradition
Persona
Literary work written in verse, often emphasizing emotion
The method of writing in set line lengths, typically using rh…
Stories and poems that were passed down through generations b…
The speaker in the poem
Poetry
Literary work written in verse, often emphasizing emotion
Verse
The method of writing in set line lengths, typically using rh…
40 terms
Introduction to Literature Exam 1: Poetry
apostrophe
allusion
end rhyme
muse
a rhetorical device by which a speaker turns from the audienc…
an implied or indirect reference to a person, event, or thing…
rhyme that occurs in the last syllables of verses, as a stanz…
source of inspiration of 9 muses: nature
apostrophe
a rhetorical device by which a speaker turns from the audienc…
allusion
an implied or indirect reference to a person, event, or thing…
25 terms
American Literature Test 1 Poetry
Anne Bradstreet
Edward Taylor
To My Dear and Loving Husband
Upon the Burning of our House
well educated, faith endured hardship, first notable American…
poetry wasn't popular 200 years, escaped persecution, poems g…
Anne Bradstreet
Anne Bradstreet
Anne Bradstreet
well educated, faith endured hardship, first notable American…
Edward Taylor
poetry wasn't popular 200 years, escaped persecution, poems g…
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literature poetry
narrative poem
stanza
onomatopoeia
imagery
tells a story
a group of related lines in a poem
words whose sounds suggest meaning
creating pictures from the senses
narrative poem
tells a story
stanza
a group of related lines in a poem
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Literature: Poetry
Consonance
Assonance
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
the repeating of a consonant sound without the vowel sound re…
the repeating of vowel sounds usually in the middles of words…
the repeating of consonant sounds at the beginning of words n…
sound words (oink, etc.)
Consonance
the repeating of a consonant sound without the vowel sound re…
Assonance
the repeating of vowel sounds usually in the middles of words…
39 terms
Literature: Poetry
Denotation
Conotation
Irony
Paradox
literal meaning of a word (the chicken layed an egg)
figurative meaning of a word (are you chicken?)
a disagreement between what is said and what is meant
something that seems to be contradictory but turns out to mak…
Denotation
literal meaning of a word (the chicken layed an egg)
Conotation
figurative meaning of a word (are you chicken?)
39 terms
POETRY LITERATURE
stanza
quatrain
couplet
speaker
group of consecutive lines that form a structural unit of a p…
stanza of four lines
two consecutive rhyming lines
the voice that addresses the reader in a poem
stanza
group of consecutive lines that form a structural unit of a p…
quatrain
stanza of four lines
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AP English Literature Poetry Terms 1
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
Apostrophe
Repeating similar consonant sounds at the beginnings of words…
A reference to something outside of the work, especially some…
Strongly contrasting words, clauses, or ideas, balanced again…
Directly addressing something figurative or absent as if it w…
Alliteration
Repeating similar consonant sounds at the beginnings of words…
Allusion
A reference to something outside of the work, especially some…
20 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms pt. 1
personification
antithesis
allusion
denotation
a figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an…
a balancing or contrasting of one term against another
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in previous h…
the basic dictionary definition of a word
personification
a figure of speech in which human attributes are given to an…
antithesis
a balancing or contrasting of one term against another
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Literature: Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Meter
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
The cadence of a phrase or phrases
The set of rhythm in a poem
Rhyme
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
12 terms
Literature: Poetry
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
End Rhyme
Allusion
the repetition of initial consonant sound ... EX: Fred's friends…
the use of words that imitate sounds... EX: Splash
rhyme at the end of lines in a poem; most common rhyme type…
a reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sound ... EX: Fred's friends…
Onomatopoeia
the use of words that imitate sounds... EX: Splash
64 terms
Literature - Poetry
Poetry... Important generic features of p…
Verse
Stanza
Meter
• A tendency towards relative brevity... • A tendency towards co…
A verse is formally a single metrical line in a poetic comp…
A grouping of verses is known as a stanza. In modern free…
A measure of phonological rhythm consisting of stressed and u…
Poetry... Important generic features of p…
• A tendency towards relative brevity... • A tendency towards co…
Verse
A verse is formally a single metrical line in a poetic comp…
25 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms Test (1)
Antithesis
Apostrophe
Assonance
Ballad meter
A figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
A figure of speech in which someone (usually, but not always…
The repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds. ... Ex. "A…
A four-line stanza rhymed abcd with four feet in lines one an…
Antithesis
A figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone (usually, but not always…
61 terms
Ocar AP Literature Poetry Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
indirect of passing reference
repetition in first part of a sentence , to have an artistic…
allegory
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
alliteration
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
22 terms
Poetry and Literature terms and devices Page 1
Active Voice
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
The subject of a sentence acts directly through the verb on t…
Objects and Characters represent a second level of meaning be…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds for effect.
A reference to a famous person,place or event from history, l…
Active Voice
The subject of a sentence acts directly through the verb on t…
Allegory
Objects and Characters represent a second level of meaning be…
23 terms
Prentice Hall Literature Poetry Collections 1 and 3
Alliteration*
Repetition*
Onomatopoeia*
Rhyme Scheme*
the repetition of initial consonant sounds (ex. fast/phenomen…
The use, more than once, of any element of language (ex. THE…
the use of words that imitate sounds (ex. Boom, crash, bang,…
a regular pattern of rhyming words in a poem (ex. ABABAB)
Alliteration*
the repetition of initial consonant sounds (ex. fast/phenomen…
Repetition*
The use, more than once, of any element of language (ex. THE…
11 terms
Literature Final-Poetry
Alliteration
Assonance
Personification
Allusion
Repetition of the initial consonant sound
Repetition of the initial vowel sound
Giving a non-human human-like attributes
A reference to something well-known
Alliteration
Repetition of the initial consonant sound
Assonance
Repetition of the initial vowel sound
56 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
repetition of similar consonant sounds
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
an address to either an absent person, some abstract quality,…
alliteration
repetition of similar consonant sounds
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
36 terms
AP Literature Poetry Forms
speaker
stanza
meter
rhyme
The "voice" used by an author to tell a story or speak a poem
A group of lines in a poem
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a l…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
speaker
The "voice" used by an author to tell a story or speak a poem
stanza
A group of lines in a poem
106 terms
Literature Poetry
verse
paraphrase
summary
subject
Any single line of poetry or any composition written in separ…
Restatement. Similar to summary but line by line in one's own…
Brief condensation of main idea.
Main topic.
verse
Any single line of poetry or any composition written in separ…
paraphrase
Restatement. Similar to summary but line by line in one's own…
11 terms
Literature: Poetry
Paraphrase
Summary
Theme
Subject
Rewording the poem in your own words to understand. Restating…
Gives main idea of a poem, yet shorter than paraphrase. A bri…
Central thought of the poem. Meaning of the poem.
Main topic, what poem is "about".
Paraphrase
Rewording the poem in your own words to understand. Restating…
Summary
Gives main idea of a poem, yet shorter than paraphrase. A bri…
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English 1 Poetry Final- General Poetry/Literature Terms
Explicate
Connotative/Connotation
Denotative/Denotation
Diction
To make clear the meaning of, explain
The set of ideas associated to a word in addition to the expl…
The dictionary meaning, independent of other meanings
Author's choice of words, in regard to vocabulary range, use…
Explicate
To make clear the meaning of, explain
Connotative/Connotation
The set of ideas associated to a word in addition to the expl…
13 terms
Literature Poetry
poetry
fixed form
free form
narrative, dramatic, lyric
concentrated, imaginative experience in language that is chos…
poetry that must stick to a strict set of rules or guidelines
poetry free of guidelines; no rhyme or meter
3 main types of poetry
poetry
concentrated, imaginative experience in language that is chos…
fixed form
poetry that must stick to a strict set of rules or guidelines
10 terms
literature poetry
courier
masonry
quarry
artificer
messenger
stonework
a place, typically a large, deep pit, from which stone or oth…
a skilled craftsmen
courier
messenger
masonry
stonework
146 terms
LITERATURE POETRY
Poetry
Narrative poetry
Types of narative poetry
Types of lyric poetry
More imagery, line, stanzas
Plot, characters, events
Epics poems that reaccount the acomplishmens of a hero or her…
Elegy death... Ode long and formal... Aubade morning... Meditation obj…
Poetry
More imagery, line, stanzas
Narrative poetry
Plot, characters, events
18 terms
Literature poetry
Denotation
Connotation
Allusion
Allegory
a words meaning as defined in dictionary
Emotional reaction that a word elicits
An indirect reference to any person, place , thing or even in…
an extended symbol where the people places thing and events a…
Denotation
a words meaning as defined in dictionary
Connotation
Emotional reaction that a word elicits
9 terms
Literature: Poetry
poetry
poetry's appeals
elements of poetry
meter
words arranged into a rhythmical patter with regular accents
reasons and emotions
meter, verse forms, stanza forms, and shape
the regular arrangement of stressed and unstressed syllables
poetry
words arranged into a rhythmical patter with regular accents
poetry's appeals
reasons and emotions
20 terms
Literature poetry
Christopher Marlowe
Sir Walter Ralegh
William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day
When, In Disgrace with Fortune and Men's Eyes
Christopher Marlowe
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
Sir Walter Ralegh
The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd
12 terms
literature terms poetry review english 1
simile
metaphor
personification
onomatopoeia
a figure of speech involing comparision of onething with anot…
a figure of speech is applied to an object or action
a figure intended to represent an abstact quiality
the formation of a world from a sound associated with what is…
simile
a figure of speech involing comparision of onething with anot…
metaphor
a figure of speech is applied to an object or action
34 terms
Poetry/literature
rhythm
imagery
point of veiw
literary movment
A regularly recurring sequence of events or actions.
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
the perspective from wich a narrative is told
period of time in which many authors followed similar pattern…
rhythm
A regularly recurring sequence of events or actions.
imagery
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
AP Literature ch. 1-8 Poetry
Folk Ballad
Denotation
Connotation
A sound... A smell... A taste... A touch... a sens…
narrative poem which is meant to be recited or sung. Contains…
The dictionary meaning of something
suggests beyond what is expressed: its overtone of meaning
auditory imagery... olfactory imagery... gustatory imagery... tactile…
Folk Ballad
narrative poem which is meant to be recited or sung. Contains…
Denotation
The dictionary meaning of something
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Literature- Poetry
Stanzas
Metaphors
Personification
Similes
What the lines in a poem are grouped into.
Describing one thing as if it were something else.
gives human qualities to something that is not human.
Use " like " or " as " to compare two apparently unlike things.
Stanzas
What the lines in a poem are grouped into.
Metaphors
Describing one thing as if it were something else.
58 terms
Literature (Poetry)
Poetry
Poetry
Poetry
Interpretative Power & Moves the Reader
An expression of a feeling, an insight and a discovery
Language of imagination
Attempt to share personal experiences and feelings
Effects of Poetry
Poetry
An expression of a feeling, an insight and a discovery
Poetry
Language of imagination
Literature- Poetry Terminology
Anaphora
Alliteration
Assonance
Imagery
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Repetition of consonant sounds for stylistic effect
Repetition of vowel sounds for stylistic effect
Language and description that appeals to our five senses
Anaphora
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds for stylistic effect
28 terms
Literature poetry
Poetry
Narrative
Lyric
Form
one of the three major genres of literature.... uses concise, mu…
tells a story, has a setting, conflict, pov, plot, characteri…
musical; expresses emotions of speaker; focuses on ideas and…
how the lines and the stanzas are laid out on the page
Poetry
one of the three major genres of literature.... uses concise, mu…
Narrative
tells a story, has a setting, conflict, pov, plot, characteri…
14 terms
literature poetry
lyric
narrative
irony
villanelle
a short poem expressing the thoughts and feelings of a single…
a poem that tells a story. ballads and epics
in language, a discrepancy between what is said and what is m…
a french verse form consisting of 5, three line stanzas and a…
lyric
a short poem expressing the thoughts and feelings of a single…
narrative
a poem that tells a story. ballads and epics
24 terms
Literature Poetry
Rhyme
Complete
Partial
End
Repetition of the same ending sound in 2 or more words
Final syllables with the exact same sound
Words with constant sounds that almost rhyme
Rhymes at the end lines
Rhyme
Repetition of the same ending sound in 2 or more words
Complete
Final syllables with the exact same sound
30 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms 1-30
euphony
eye rhyme
feminine rhyme
figurative language
a style in which combinations of words pleasant to the ear pr…
rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme o…
a rhyme of two syllables, one stressed and unstressed, and is…
writing that uses figures of speech, such as metaphor, irony…
euphony
a style in which combinations of words pleasant to the ear pr…
eye rhyme
rhyme that appears correct from spelling, but is half-rhyme o…
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