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AP Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
Apostrophe
the repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
a figure of speech in which an absent person, abstract qualit…
Alliteration
the repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
Allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
27 terms
Ap Literature Poetry: Sounds
Versification
Stress/Accent
Scansion
Rhyme
The system of rhyme and meter in poetry
The emphasis given to certain sounds-usually long vowels or w…
Marking the stresses in a line of poetry
Words that have similar sounds
Versification
The system of rhyme and meter in poetry
Stress/Accent
The emphasis given to certain sounds-usually long vowels or w…
173 terms
AP Literature Poetry Unit
How to Eat a Poem
How to Critically Read a Poem
TPCASTT
Rhythm
Eve Merriam
1. Read... 2. Identify Unknown words... 3. star figurative language…
T - Title... P - Paraphrase... C - Connotation... A - Attitude/Tone... S…
produced by recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syll…
How to Eat a Poem
Eve Merriam
How to Critically Read a Poem
1. Read... 2. Identify Unknown words... 3. star figurative language…
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AP Literature: Poetry Vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anapest
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Reference to something
Uncertainty of meaning; double meaning
Unstressed, unstressed, stressed (UUS)
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
Reference to something
AP Literature Vocabulary: Poetry
Epic Poetry
Sonnet
Lyric
Ballad
A long narrative poem about the adventures of an almost super…
A 14 line poem written in iambic pentameter.
A type of poetry that explores the poet's personal interpreta…
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
Epic Poetry
A long narrative poem about the adventures of an almost super…
Sonnet
A 14 line poem written in iambic pentameter.
10 terms
Poetry and Literature Terms Vocabulary
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Stress or emphasis placed on a syllable; usually refers to po…
Complete narrative that has characters and events that stand…
Same first letter of word occurs in close sequence. Used to c…
Indirect reference to a person, event, theme, statement, etc.…
Accent
Stress or emphasis placed on a syllable; usually refers to po…
Allegory
Complete narrative that has characters and events that stand…
40 terms
AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
trope
apostrophe
hyperbole
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
trope
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
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poetry terms college literature
dramatic irony
situational irony
personification
symbolism
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
dramatic irony
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
situational irony
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
44 terms
AP Literature-Poetry
alliteration
assonance
onomatopoeia
blending sounds
same repeated initial sound of a group of words
repeated sound found areas of a groups of words that is not t…
formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named
can give different effect upon a verse; ease of word readings
alliteration
same repeated initial sound of a group of words
assonance
repeated sound found areas of a groups of words that is not t…
British Literature: Poetry Terms
paradox
apostrophe
synecdoche
hyperbole
a self-contradictory statement that it true
addressing something inanimate or someone who is dead or can'…
metaphor when the part represents the whole or the whole repr…
extreme exaggeration
paradox
a self-contradictory statement that it true
apostrophe
addressing something inanimate or someone who is dead or can'…
20 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Couplet
Tercet, terzet rima
Quatrain, ballad stanza
Quintain, quintet, cinquain
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
3 line stanza
4 line stanza
5 line stanza
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
Tercet, terzet rima
3 line stanza
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Literature and Composition Poetry Terms
Analogy
Metaphor
Oxymoron
Foreshadowing
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
A comparison without using like or as
A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory te…
A narrative device that hints at coming events; often builds…
Analogy
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
Metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
AP Literature Poetry Vocab
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusions
Assonance
use as literary devices or rhetorical devices that convey hid…
repeated sounds of the first consonant in a series of multipl…
a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
is repetition of vowel sounds to create internal rhyming with…
Allegory
use as literary devices or rhetorical devices that convey hid…
Alliteration
repeated sounds of the first consonant in a series of multipl…
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British Literature- Preparing For Poetry
Prose
Verse
Frozen lemonade Concentrate
Lake v. Pool
Everyday writing (textbooks, newspapers, etc.)
Highly condensed, precise language.
Poetry is too dense to digest all in one go, so you've got to…
Soak and revel in poetry rather than racing through and finis…
Prose
Everyday writing (textbooks, newspapers, etc.)
Verse
Highly condensed, precise language.
Introduction to Literature Poetry
Poetry
Speaker
Personification
Metaphor
The best words in the best order
The voice of the poem; can be a person, object, or animal
Giving human qualities to non-human subjects
Strong relationship between two unrelated objects
Poetry
The best words in the best order
Speaker
The voice of the poem; can be a person, object, or animal
30 terms
Literature Honors Poetry Vocab
stanza
free verse
blank verse
refrain
two or more lines of verse with space breaks before and after…
poetry with no fixed meter or rhyme pattern
unrhymed iambic pentameter
a word, phrase, line or stanza repeated at an interval
stanza
two or more lines of verse with space breaks before and after…
free verse
poetry with no fixed meter or rhyme pattern
33 terms
Literature Term for Poetry
tone
synecdoche
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
the implied attitude of a writer toward the subject and chara…
a figure of speech in which a part is substituted for the who…
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
The use of words to imitate the sounds they describe. Ex) buz…
tone
the implied attitude of a writer toward the subject and chara…
synecdoche
a figure of speech in which a part is substituted for the who…
Poetry Terms AP Literature
Anacrusis
Anapest
Anapestic Meter
Approximate Rhyme
Not including an unaccented syllable at the beginning of a li…
Two unaccented syllables followed by one accented syllable.
A meter using mostly anapests.
Not perfect rhymes, sound similar enough.
Anacrusis
Not including an unaccented syllable at the beginning of a li…
Anapest
Two unaccented syllables followed by one accented syllable.
37 terms
Poetry literature8
Couplet
Quatrain
Rhyme scheme
Tercet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
A four-line stanza in a poem. A Shakespearean sonnet contains…
Sets of words that rhyme. Ex:... Flowers bloom. (A)... As pretty as…
A three-line stanza.
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
Quatrain
A four-line stanza in a poem. A Shakespearean sonnet contains…
115 terms
AP English Literature (POETRY)
Alliteration
Allusion
Anapestic
Anaphora
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
unit of poetry consisting of two light syllables followed by…
Intentional repetition of beginning clauses in order to achie…
Alliteration
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
Allusion
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
17 terms
Literature: Poetry and Drama terms
Rhyme
Rhythm
End Rhyme
Meter
correspondence of sounds
regular recurrence of sounds
repetition of the accented or stressed vowel sound and all su…
measured rhythm of a poem
Rhyme
correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
regular recurrence of sounds
39 terms
English Literature: Poetry Terms
Verses
Stanzas
Couplet
Triplet
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
a two-line stanza that often rhymes (typically using end rhym…
a three-line stanza.
Verses
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
Stanzas
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
93 terms
Ap Literature - Poetry
narrative
lyric
aubade
ballad
a narrative poem tells a story. It can be all of a story or p…
a poem that deals with emotions, feelings, thoughts. General…
a poem about the separation of lovers. A very emotional momen…
a song or poem with song-like qualities. Will often have refr…
narrative
a narrative poem tells a story. It can be all of a story or p…
lyric
a poem that deals with emotions, feelings, thoughts. General…
101 terms
Poetry and Literature Terms
Abecedarius
Acrostic
Alexandrine
Alliteration
The very first letter in lines of poetry are in alphabetical…
The first letter in the lines of poetry spells out a word.
A line of verse in poetry that contains 12 syllables.
The repetition of the consonant sounds at the beginning of th…
Abecedarius
The very first letter in lines of poetry are in alphabetical…
Acrostic
The first letter in the lines of poetry spells out a word.
British Literature-Poetry Terms
Ballad
Black Comedy
Blank Verse
Free verse
A folk song or poem that tells a story of an incident, usuall…
The treatment of horrific or sinister subjects in a humorous…
A poem in blank verse has unrhymed lines, but keeps the iambi…
A poem in free verse has no rhyme scheme or pentameter.
Ballad
A folk song or poem that tells a story of an incident, usuall…
Black Comedy
The treatment of horrific or sinister subjects in a humorous…
30 terms
Literature 9 Poetry
Idea and emotion... Type and Form... Style o…
Acrostic
Sonnet
Sestina
Aspects of a Poem
A word or set of words written down the page and each line st…
14 lines of iambic pentameter, with a specific rhyme scheme a…
Each stanza must be the same end words as the first stanza, b…
Idea and emotion... Type and Form... Style o…
Aspects of a Poem
Acrostic
A word or set of words written down the page and each line st…
12 terms
Literature- Characteristics of Poetry
stanza
metaphor
personification
simile
poems are usually divided by lines and then grouped into thes…
describes one thing as if it were something else
gives human qualities to something that is not human
uses like or as to compare two seemingly unlike things
stanza
poems are usually divided by lines and then grouped into thes…
metaphor
describes one thing as if it were something else
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Consonance
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
also called vowel rhyme; rhyme in which the same vowel sounds…
the correspondence of consonants, especially those at the end…
Alliteration
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
Allusion
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
Literature Final - Poetry
haiku
rhyme
alliteration
repetition
A japanese form of poetry, consisting of three unrhymed lines…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
haiku
A japanese form of poetry, consisting of three unrhymed lines…
rhyme
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
IB Literature: Poetry Vocabulary
Lyric
Narrative
Sonnet
Ode
Subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
Nondramatic, objective verse with regular rhyme scheme and me…
A rigid 14-line verse form, with variable structure and rhyme…
Elaborate lyric verse that deals seriously with a dignified t…
Lyric
Subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
Narrative
Nondramatic, objective verse with regular rhyme scheme and me…
AP Literature Poetry Devices
figure of speech
trope
apostrophe
hyperbole
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
figure of speech
A device used to produce figurative language. Many compare di…
trope
Artful diction; the use of language in a nonliteral way; also…
28 terms
Literature Final - Poetry Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which a comparison is made between two…
A figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made bet…
Suggesting that an inanimate object has human-like qualities…
the sign ('), used to indicate the omission of one or more le…
Simile
A figure of speech in which a comparison is made between two…
Metaphor
A figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made bet…
36 terms
Spanish Literature Poetry
Endecasílabo
Alejandrino
Anáfora
Polisíndeton
11 syllables per line
14 syllables per line
Repetition de palabras al principio de un verso o frases seme…
Uso de más conjunciones de las necesarias para dar mayor sole…
Endecasílabo
11 syllables per line
Alejandrino
14 syllables per line
11 terms
Scanning Poetry - AP Literature
Metric Feet
Line Types
Stanza Types
Petrarchan Sonnet
Iambic: U / ba-loon... Trochaic: / U so-da... Anapestic: U U / con-…
Monometer - One Foot... Dimeter - Two Feet... Trimeter - Three Feet…
2 Lines - Couplet... 3 Lines - Tercet... 4 Lines - Quatrain... 5 Lines…
14 Lines... 8 (Octave) and 6 (Sestet)... ABBAABBA CDCDCD
Metric Feet
Iambic: U / ba-loon... Trochaic: / U so-da... Anapestic: U U / con-…
Line Types
Monometer - One Foot... Dimeter - Two Feet... Trimeter - Three Feet…
21 terms
Poetry and Literature Vocabulary
poetry
fiction
non-fiction
Haiku
An art form and a kind of literature... Expresses ideas, feeling…
adjective... not true;... a story that describes imaginary events a…
adjective... writing that tells about real people, places and ev…
a kind of poem... 3 lines ... usually 5, 7, 5 syllables ... often focu…
poetry
An art form and a kind of literature... Expresses ideas, feeling…
fiction
adjective... not true;... a story that describes imaginary events a…
17 terms
TEST 4 - Poetry & Literature - Terms
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
word sounds like what it symbolizes
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
repetition of similar vowel sounds
repetition of consonants (especially at the end of words)
Onomatopoeia
word sounds like what it symbolizes
Alliteration
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
85 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative
Lyric
Aubade
Ballad
A narrative poem tells a story. It can be all of a story or p…
A poem that deals with emotions, feelings, thoughts. This is…
A poem about the separation of lovers. A very emotional momen…
A song, or a poem with song-like qualities. Ballads will ofte…
Narrative
A narrative poem tells a story. It can be all of a story or p…
Lyric
A poem that deals with emotions, feelings, thoughts. This is…
poetry and literature terms
imagery
mood
allusion
tone
language that appeals to the senses
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
a reference to another piece of literature
the author's attitude towards a subject
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
mood
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
87 terms
Literature: Poetry Notes
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
Author of the poem
"Narrator" of the poem
The appearance of the words on the page
Poetry
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
Poet
Author of the poem
34 terms
Analyzing and Interpreting Literature: Poetry
alliteration
onomotopeia
sonnet
connotation
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
words that sound like what they refer to
14 line poem
All the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
onomotopeia
words that sound like what they refer to
37 terms
Introduction to Literature - 06 POETRY
epigram
alliteration
anapest
assonance
...
The repetition of the same sounds—usually initial consonants…
A metrical foot comprising of two unstressed syllables and on…
The repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds in the st…
epigram
...
alliteration
The repetition of the same sounds—usually initial consonants…
12 terms
Literature Terms on Poetry
Speaker
Stanza
Rhyme
Rhythm
the imaginary voice assumed by the writer of a poem; they are…
a formal division of lines in a poem, considered a unit. They…
a repitition of sounds at the end of words.
the pattern of beats or stresses in spoken or a written langu…
Speaker
the imaginary voice assumed by the writer of a poem; they are…
Stanza
a formal division of lines in a poem, considered a unit. They…
19 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative Poems
Lyric Poems
Epics
Ballads
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
Long narrative poems that record the adventures of a hero who…
Narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by…
Narrative Poems
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Lyric Poems
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
25 terms
Literature 6H- Poetry Terms
alliteration
ballad
couplet
epic poem
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
rhymed pair of lines
long narrative poem about the adventures of heroes
alliteration
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
ballad
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
55 terms
IB Literature - IOC and Poetry
Lyric poem
narrative poem
sonnet
Shakespearean sonnet
subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
nondramatic, objective verse with regular rhyme scheme and me…
rigid 14-line verse form, with variable structure and rhyme s…
three quatrains and concluding couplet in iambic pentameter,…
Lyric poem
subjective, reflective poetry with regular rhyme scheme and m…
narrative poem
nondramatic, objective verse with regular rhyme scheme and me…
English Literature Poetry Glossary
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Cinquain
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
a midline pause
a five-line stanza
Alliteration
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
Assonance
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
39 terms
AICE Literature: Poetry
Rhythm
Iambic Rhythm
Trochaic Rhythm
Anapestic Rhythm
The pattern of sound created by the arrangement of stressed a…
Made up of one unstressed and stressed syllables
made up of one stressed and one unstressed syllable
made of two stressed syllables followed by one unstressed syl…
Rhythm
The pattern of sound created by the arrangement of stressed a…
Iambic Rhythm
Made up of one unstressed and stressed syllables
39 terms
Poetry Terms IB Literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Blank Verse
the repetition of the same consonant sound, especially at the…
a reference to another event, person, place, or work of liter…
the repetition of similar vowel sounds.
Unrhymed poetry that adheres to a strict pattern in that each…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant sound, especially at the…
Allusion
a reference to another event, person, place, or work of liter…
38 terms
Poetry Terms AP Literature
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
Direct opposite
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
Literature Grammar and Poetry Test
A fourteen lined poem composed of an o…
Eight lines:... A... B... B... A... A... B... B... A
Six lines: either,... A... B... C... A... B... C... ____OR_…
A fourteen lined poem comprises of thr…
Itallian Sonnet
Octet
Sestet
The English Sonnet
A fourteen lined poem composed of an o…
Itallian Sonnet
Eight lines:... A... B... B... A... A... B... B... A
Octet
4 of 10