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Poetry Quiz AP English Language
Alliteration
Assonance
End Rhyme
Enjambment
The repetition of the same consonant sounds beginning each wo…
The repetition of internal vowel sounds without the repetitio…
Lines of a poem that end in words that rhyme.
A poetic line whose meaning is not complete at the end but co…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sounds beginning each wo…
Assonance
The repetition of internal vowel sounds without the repetitio…
30 terms
Ap English 4: Language and Composition Poetry terms
Petrarchan Sonnet (italian sonnet)
Spencerian Sonnet
Shakesperian Sonnet (English sonnet)
kenning
a poem of 14 lines with an octave rhyming abbabba and sestet…
a poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. quat…
A poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. Quat…
a figurative phrase used in old germanic languages as a simpl…
Petrarchan Sonnet (italian sonnet)
a poem of 14 lines with an octave rhyming abbabba and sestet…
Spencerian Sonnet
a poem of 14 lines with three quatrains and one couplet. quat…
39 terms
AP English Poetry Terms
alliteration
anapestic meter
anaphora
apostrophe
the use of the same consonant or of a vowel, not necessarily…
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
Repetition of a word or words at the beginning of two or more…
Poem which is directly addressed to a person or thing (often…
alliteration
the use of the same consonant or of a vowel, not necessarily…
anapestic meter
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
46 terms
AP Lit - Poetry and Language
ALLITERATION
APOSTROPHE
ASSONANCE
CACOPHONY
the repetition of the same or similar beginning consonant sou…
speech directed to an imaginary or absent person or abstract…
the deliberate repetition of internal vowel sounds to create…
a combination of harsh, jarring, or discordant sounds, especi…
ALLITERATION
the repetition of the same or similar beginning consonant sou…
APOSTROPHE
speech directed to an imaginary or absent person or abstract…
25 terms
AP Language Poetry Terms
ballad meter
blank verse
caesura
conceit
a four-line stanza rhymed abcb, with four feet in lines one a…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
a break or pause within a line of poetry indicated by punctua…
a fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
ballad meter
a four-line stanza rhymed abcb, with four feet in lines one a…
blank verse
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
26 terms
AP English Language Mythological Allusions
Achilles' heel
Adonis
Apollo
Atlantean
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
MEANING: a physically perfect male... ORIGIN: the God of music a…
MEANING: strong like Atlas... ORIGIN: Atlas carried the globe (w…
Achilles' heel
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
Adonis
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
59 terms
Poetry Terms for AP English
personification
allusion
figures of speech
colloquial
representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creat…
a reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
expressions, such as similes, metaphors, and personifications…
conversational, informal language
personification
representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creat…
allusion
a reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
84 terms
AP POETRY LANGUAGE TERMS
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
apostrophe
repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds,normally…
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 someone, some abstract quality, o…
Alliteration
repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds,normally…
Allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
33 terms
AP Lit: The Language of Poetry
Allusion
Apostrophe
Blank Verse
Caesura
A meaningful reference, direct or indirect; the reference is…
An address to a person not present or to a personified object…
Unrhymed iambic pentameter
A pause in a metrical line, indicated by punctuation, momenta…
Allusion
A meaningful reference, direct or indirect; the reference is…
Apostrophe
An address to a person not present or to a personified object…
20 terms
AP English Language Review
Parallelism
Anaphora
Paradox
Asyndeton
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
A seemingly contradictory statement that is actually true
The lack of conjunctions where they normally would be used
Parallelism
the use of components in a sentence that are grammatically th…
Anaphora
the repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
84 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Uncertain or indefinite; subject to more than one interpretat…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
66 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
100 terms
AP English language Terms
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ___ involves bitter,…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
70 terms
AP English Poetry terms
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
A balancing of two opposite or contrasting words, phrases, or…
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
49 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
34 terms
AP English Language Biblical Allusions
Alpha and Omega
Armageddon
blind leading the blind
Cain and Abel/brother's keeper
MEANING: The beginning and the end... ORIGIN: from Revelations i…
MEANING: used to refer to any final conflict on a great scale…
MEANING: one of little experience teaching or showing someone…
MEANING: to indicate someone avoiding responsibility for the…
Alpha and Omega
MEANING: The beginning and the end... ORIGIN: from Revelations i…
Armageddon
MEANING: used to refer to any final conflict on a great scale…
22 terms
AP English Language Historical Allusions
Attila
berserk
blarney
Casanova
MEANING: barbarian, rough leader... ORIGIN: King of the Huns fro…
MEANING: destructively or frenetically violent, mental or emo…
MEANING: has also come to mean to placate with soft talk or t…
MEANING: a man who is amorously and gallantly attentive to wo…
Attila
MEANING: barbarian, rough leader... ORIGIN: King of the Huns fro…
berserk
MEANING: destructively or frenetically violent, mental or emo…
74 terms
AP English Language
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
a work that functions on a symbolic level
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
a reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
drawing a comparison in order to show a similarity in some re…
Allegory
a work that functions on a symbolic level
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed s…
66 terms
AP English Language Vocabulary
Ad Hominem Argument
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
The repetition of consonant sounds, usually at the beginning…
A reference, usually oblique or faint, to another thing, idea…
Ad Hominem Argument
Attacks the opposing speaker or another person rather than ad…
Allegory
Fictional work in which the characters represent ideas or con…
20 terms
AP English Language Summer Vocabulary Quiz
The fisherman went to the bank. This i…
An Anecdote is
Ethos, Logos, Pathos are
Author's distinguishing style, tone, p…
Lexical Ambiguity
A brief story used to illustrate or make a point.
Appeals
Voice
The fisherman went to the bank. This i…
Lexical Ambiguity
An Anecdote is
A brief story used to illustrate or make a point.
26 terms
AP English Language Mythological Allusions
Achilles' heel
Adonis
Apollo
Atlantean
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
MEANING: a physically perfect male... ORIGIN: the God of music a…
MEANING: strong like Atlas... ORIGIN: Atlas carried the globe (w…
Achilles' heel
MEANING: one spot that is most vulnerable; one weakness a per…
Adonis
MEANING: a handsome young man... ORIGIN: Aphrodite loved him and…
30 terms
AP English Literature Poetry Terms
consonance
assonance
alliteration
parallelism
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
consonance
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
11 terms
English: Language of Poetry vocab
rhyme pattern
meter
alliteration
personification
the pattern of rhymes on each line of a poem; usually represe…
the rhythm established by a poem seen in the number of syllab…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
the attribution of human characteristics to something nonhuma…
rhyme pattern
the pattern of rhymes on each line of a poem; usually represe…
meter
the rhythm established by a poem seen in the number of syllab…
33 terms
Figurative language - English poetry
Oxymoron
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
A figure if speech in which contradictory terms appear side b…
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared an…
A figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made bet…
Giving human qualities to an inanimate object
Oxymoron
A figure if speech in which contradictory terms appear side b…
Simile
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared an…
9 terms
English Poetry Language Vocab
Stanzas
Verse
Imagery
Figurative Language
a group of two or more lines in a poem
referring to a line of poetry
words or sequence of words that refer to a sensory experience
variations from the normal order to create a visual or other…
Stanzas
a group of two or more lines in a poem
Verse
referring to a line of poetry
48 terms
AP English Language Study Set
Abstract
Ad Hominem
Alagory
Alliteration
Refers to language that describes concepts (ideas) rather tha…
In an argument, an attack on the person rather than on the op…
a work that functions on a symbolic level
The repetition of initial consonant sounds, such as the "Pete…
Abstract
Refers to language that describes concepts (ideas) rather tha…
Ad Hominem
In an argument, an attack on the person rather than on the op…
10 terms
English Poetry Figurative Language
Anaphora
Refrain
Synecdoche
Metonymy
Repetition of the same word or expression at the beginning
A sound, word, phrase, or line repeated regularly in a poem
Referring to something by the name of one of its parts
The word used to describe something is closely linked to that…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same word or expression at the beginning
Refrain
A sound, word, phrase, or line repeated regularly in a poem
13 terms
ENGLISH POETRY LANGUAGE
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Ambivalence
Repetition of the same consonant
Reference to a person, place or event with which the reader i…
More than one meaning is possible
More than one attitude is displayed in the poem
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant
Allusion
Reference to a person, place or event with which the reader i…
47 terms
AP English Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
apostrophe
repetition of consonant sounds of accented syllables or impor…
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
repetition of an opening word or phrase in a series of lines
a figure of speech where someone absent/dead/nonhuman is addr…
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds of accented syllables or impor…
allusion
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
28 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry Terms for Advanced English
figurative language
simile
metaphor
extended metaphor
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of somethin…
compares two unlike things using the words like, as, than, or…
compares two unlike things in which one thing is said to be a…
is developed through several lines of writing or even through…
figurative language
words or phrases that describe one thing in terms of somethin…
simile
compares two unlike things using the words like, as, than, or…
70 terms
AP English 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 someone (usually, but not always…
alliteration
the repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
50 terms
AP English Language Set #1
Affective Fallacy
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
The judging of a work of art in terms of its results, especia…
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of initial identical CONSONANT sounds or any V…
A figure of speech that makes brief reference to a historical…
Affective Fallacy
The judging of a work of art in terms of its results, especia…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
58 terms
Poetry Terms for AP English
personification
allusion
tone
diction
representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creat…
a reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
the writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a st…
word choice
personification
representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creat…
allusion
a reference to someone or something that is known from histor…
30 terms
Ap English Poetry Terms
Allusion
Anaphora
Assonance
Ballad meter
A reference to something or someone in history or in anther l…
Repition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of succe…
Repition of identicaly or ismiliar vowel sounds... Ex. The cuck…
Rhyming by line... A... B... C... B
Allusion
A reference to something or someone in history or in anther l…
Anaphora
Repition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of succe…
11 terms
English- poetry sound and language
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Language that is used to describe one thing in terms of somet…
A direct comparison between two unlike things, using a word o…
A comparison between two things which are basically dissimila…
The use of a word whose sound imitates or reinforces its mean…
Figurative language
Language that is used to describe one thing in terms of somet…
Simile
A direct comparison between two unlike things, using a word o…
100 terms
AP English Language Glossary
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ___ involves bitter,…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
55 terms
AP English Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
assonance
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
A figure of speech in which someone (usually, but not always…
The repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds. "A land…
alliteration
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
allusion
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
92 terms
AP English Language Vocal
ad hominem
ad populum
alliteration
allusion
The specific diversionary tactic of switching the argument fr…
(bandwagon appeal) When evidence boils down to "everybody's d…
Repetition of the same sound beginning several words or sylla…
Brief reference to a person, event, or place (real or fictiti…
ad hominem
The specific diversionary tactic of switching the argument fr…
ad populum
(bandwagon appeal) When evidence boils down to "everybody's d…
34 terms
AP English Language Biblical Allusions
Alpha and Omega
Armageddon
blind leading the blind
Cain and Abel/brother's keeper
MEANING: The beginning and the end... ORIGIN: from Revelations i…
MEANING: used to refer to any final conflict on a great scale…
MEANING: one of little experience teaching or showing someone…
MEANING: to indicate someone avoiding responsibility for the…
Alpha and Omega
MEANING: The beginning and the end... ORIGIN: from Revelations i…
Armageddon
MEANING: used to refer to any final conflict on a great scale…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
24 terms
Poetry: Flavor to the English Language
Blank verse
Soliloquy
Monologue
Aside
Unrhymed poetry with a particular rhythmic pattern (close to…
One character alone on the stage revealing his or her inner m…
An extended speech delivered by one character to another char…
A character speaks a few lines to another character or the au…
Blank verse
Unrhymed poetry with a particular rhythmic pattern (close to…
Soliloquy
One character alone on the stage revealing his or her inner m…
70 terms
AP English 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 someone (usually, but not always…
alliteration
the repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
8 terms
English poetry language
connotaion
Dennotation
Metaphor
Simile
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addit…
Dictionary definition of a word
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
connotaion
an idea or feeling which a word invokes for a person in addit…
Dennotation
Dictionary definition of a word
50 terms
AP English Language and Composition
Allegory
Antecedent
Antithesis
Aphorism
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Opposition or contrast of ideas through parallelism.
Terse statement of unknown authorship which expresses a gener…
Allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
Antecedent
Word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
16 terms
LEP English -- Poetry & Figurative Language Unit
line
stanza
symbolize
free verse
a group of words in a poem, like a sentence
a group of lines in a poem, like a paragraph
to represent something else; to be a symbol for something
poetry that has not set meter and no rhymes
line
a group of words in a poem, like a sentence
stanza
a group of lines in a poem, like a paragraph
90 terms
Terms- AP English Language and Composition
Alliteration
Allusion
Analogy
Antecedent
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
A similarity or comparison between two different things or th…
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun. The AP…
Alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Allusion
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
8 terms
English Poetry Terms (Language)
Imagery
Figurative Language
Literal Meaning
Diction
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanings
Following the words of the original very closely and exactly;…
A writer's or speaker's choice of words and way of arranging…
Imagery
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Figurative Language
Language that communicates meanings beyond the literal meanings
100 terms
AP English language Glossary
Personification
Antithesis
Oxymoron
Sarcasm
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
From the Greek for "pointedly foolish," ___ is a figure of sp…
from the Greek meaning "to tear flesh," ___ involves bitter,…
Personification
The assigning of human qualities to inanimate objects or conc…
Antithesis
the presentation of two contrasting images. The ideas are bal…
16 terms
English Poetry Language
Alliteration
Content
Enjambment
Emotive language
Words that begin with the same letter. It is used to highligh…
What the poem is about - themes, ideas and story line.
When a sentence runs from one line of poetry into the next li…
Words and phrases that cause an emotional response - 'the def…
Alliteration
Words that begin with the same letter. It is used to highligh…
Content
What the poem is about - themes, ideas and story line.
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