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20 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Villanelle
Sestina
Ballad
Sonnet
A type of poem of 3 line stanzas where two lines are repeated…
A type of poem where the last words of the lines in the stanz…
A type of poem of four line stanzas alternating iambic tetram…
A type of poem with 14 lines of iambic pentameter
Villanelle
A type of poem of 3 line stanzas where two lines are repeated…
Sestina
A type of poem where the last words of the lines in the stanz…
AP literature: poetry terms
Allegory
Apostrophe
Assonance
Aubade
can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning
addresses an imaginary character
repetition of a sound or vowel
poem appropriate to the dawn or morning
Allegory
can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning
Apostrophe
addresses an imaginary character
40 terms
AP Literature poetry terms
Paradox
Foot
Connotation
Hyperbole
A statement that seems contradictory, unbelievable, or ansurd…
The basic unit of a verse meter consisting of any of various…
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
Paradox
A statement that seems contradictory, unbelievable, or ansurd…
Foot
The basic unit of a verse meter consisting of any of various…
19 terms
AP Literature Poetry Verses
Ballad
Blank Verse
Elegy
Epic
Popular narrative song passed down orally. Follows a form of…
Unrhyming iambic pentameter, also called heroic verse
Often a melancholy poem (deals with death) that laments its s…
Long poem, typically derived from oral tradition, narrating t…
Ballad
Popular narrative song passed down orally. Follows a form of…
Blank Verse
Unrhyming iambic pentameter, also called heroic verse
25 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
Simile
The literal of primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
An idea or feeling that a word incokes in addition to its lit…
Visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
A figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
Denotation
The literal of primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
Connotation
An idea or feeling that a word incokes in addition to its lit…
19 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
A narrative, either in verse or prose, in which character, ac…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to another work of literature, person, or event
The direct opposite, a sharp contrast
Allegory
A narrative, either in verse or prose, in which character, ac…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Figurative Language
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
Language employing figures of speech; language that cannot be…
The basic definition or dictionary meaning of a word.
What a word suggests beyond its definition; a word's overtone…
The representation through language of sense experience.
Figurative Language
Language employing figures of speech; language that cannot be…
Denotation
The basic definition or dictionary meaning of a word.
53 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Rhyme
slant rhyme
masculine
feminine
words that sound alike
when the sounds are close and the words possess a number of t…
rhymes that end in accented syllables
rhymes that end in unaccented syllables
Rhyme
words that sound alike
slant rhyme
when the sounds are close and the words possess a number of t…
30 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
Assonance
The repetition of beginning consonant sounds ... Ex: Sally sells…
Reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cu…
When a writer or a speaker addresses an imaginary character i…
The repetition of similar vowel sounds... Ex: The engineer held…
Alliteration
The repetition of beginning consonant sounds ... Ex: Sally sells…
Allusion
Reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cu…
AP Literature Poetry Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anachronism
tale in a verse or prose in which the characters all represen…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds of words as in "da…
a reference to something in literature, mytholoy, history, or…
a person, object,thing or even that is chronologically put ou…
allegory
tale in a verse or prose in which the characters all represen…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds of words as in "da…
AP Literature Poetry Review
The Sun Rising
Easter Wings
A Valediction: Forbidding Mourning
Marriage a-la-mode
John Donne; Metaphysical
George Herbert; Metaphysical
John Donne; Metaphysical
John Dryden; Augustan
The Sun Rising
John Donne; Metaphysical
Easter Wings
George Herbert; Metaphysical
AP Literature Poetry Terms
a symbolism device where the meaning o…
Faith is like a stony uphill climb: a…
a literary device where words are used…
The Wicked Witch of the West went her…
allegory
allegory
alliteration
alliteration
a symbolism device where the meaning o…
allegory
Faith is like a stony uphill climb: a…
allegory
18 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
anapest
apostrophe
the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant so…
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
a figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
alliteration
the repetition at close intervals of the initial consonant so…
allusion
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
55 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Accentual verse
Anapest
Ballad
Blank verse
Verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed (ac…
A metrical foot in a line of a poem that contains three sylla…
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas.
An un-rhyming verse written in iambic pentameter.... EXAMPLE:... S…
Accentual verse
Verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed (ac…
Anapest
A metrical foot in a line of a poem that contains three sylla…
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Repetition
Alliteration
Assonance
the action of repeating something that has already been said…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
Repetition
the action of repeating something that has already been said…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
Lyric
Narrative
Sonnet
Shakespearean Sonnet
subjective, reflective poetry, regular rhyme scheme and meter…
nondramatic, objective, regular rhyme scheme and meter, relat…
rigid 14 line verse form, variable structure and rhyme scheme
3 quatrains and concluding couplet in iambic pentameter
Lyric
subjective, reflective poetry, regular rhyme scheme and meter…
Narrative
nondramatic, objective, regular rhyme scheme and meter, relat…
40 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Villanelle
Sestina
Haiku
Lyric Poem
A nineteen line poem with two rhymes throughout, consisting o…
A poem with six stanzas of six lines and a final triplet, all…
A Japanese poem of seveteen syllables, in three lines of five…
A formal type of poetry which expresses personal emotions or…
Villanelle
A nineteen line poem with two rhymes throughout, consisting o…
Sestina
A poem with six stanzas of six lines and a final triplet, all…
10 terms
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 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…
AP Literature Poetry Terms
accentual verse
anapest
ballad
blank verse
a verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed (…
a metrical foot in a line of a poem that contains three sylla…
a type of poetry or verse which was basically used in dance s…
a literary device defines as un-rhyming verse written in iamb…
accentual verse
a verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed (…
anapest
a metrical foot in a line of a poem that contains three sylla…
34 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Accentual verse
Anapest
Ballad
Blank Verse
Verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed syl…
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
a popular narrative song passed down orally
unrhyming iambic pentameter also called heroic verse
Accentual verse
Verse whose meter is determined by the number of stressed syl…
Anapest
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
16 terms
AP literature poetry vocab
Meter
"The foot"
Iamb
Trochee
Basic rhythm
Pattern of syllables (meter) ... Unstressed v. Stressed
Unstressed-stressed
Stressed-unstressed
Meter
Basic rhythm
"The foot"
Pattern of syllables (meter) ... Unstressed v. Stressed
38 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Ballad meter
Iamb Meter
Trochee Meter
Anapest Meter
A foot line stanza rhymed abcd with four feet in L1 and L3 an…
The iambic foot is 2 syllable with the stress on the seconds…
The trochaic foot consists of a stressed syllable followed by…
The anapestic foot consists of 3 syllables with the stress on…
Ballad meter
A foot line stanza rhymed abcd with four feet in L1 and L3 an…
Iamb Meter
The iambic foot is 2 syllable with the stress on the seconds…
Poetry Terminology (AP Literature)
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antithesis
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
a technique by which a writer deliberately suggests two or mo…
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced. Words,…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
Allusion
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
22 terms
Poetry Terms AP Literature
alliteration
analogy
anastrophe
apostrophe
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
a comparison of similar things, often for the purpose of usin…
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
the calling out to an imaginary, dead, or absent person, or t…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
analogy
a comparison of similar things, often for the purpose of usin…
AP literature Terms Poetry
aubade
ballad
elegy
epigram
lyric poem delivered at dawn or about dawn, renewal, love blo…
a song-like poem
a type of literature defined as a song or poem that expresses…
a short poem or verse that seeks to ridicule a thought or eve…
aubade
lyric poem delivered at dawn or about dawn, renewal, love blo…
ballad
a song-like poem
39 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Sonnet
Stanza
Symbol
Tercet
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
Usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the s…
Something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of somethi…
A stanza of three lines in which each line ends with the same…
Sonnet
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
Stanza
Usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the s…
35 terms
Poetry AP Literature
Syntax
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
Syntax
the arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed se…
Denotation
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the…
AP Literature- Poetry
Alliteration
Structure
Form
Continuous Form
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
The internal organization of the poem; the arrangement of ide…
The external pattern on the poem; the silhouette organized by…
Does not follow a distinct pattern, lines follow each other w…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
Structure
The internal organization of the poem; the arrangement of ide…
33 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
Apostrophe
Repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds
Reference in a work of literature to something outside the wo…
A figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
a figure of speech in which someone (usually, but not always…
Alliteration
Repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds
Allusion
Reference in a work of literature to something outside the wo…
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Simile
Sonnet
Stanza
Symbol
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
Usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the s…
Something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of somethi…
Simile
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Sonnet
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
57 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
anadiplosis
repetition of consonant sounds at the BEGINNING of several wo…
a reference to another literary work
the deliberate repetition of a phrase or word at the beginnin…
the repetition of the final words of a line at the beginning…
alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds at the BEGINNING of several wo…
allusion
a reference to another literary work
36 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Anachronism
Anecdote
Antithesis
Aphorism
something(person, subject) that is mistakenly placed in a tim…
a short story about an interesting event
two things/concepts that are directly opposite to each other…
a short phrase that expresses a true or wise idea
Anachronism
something(person, subject) that is mistakenly placed in a tim…
Anecdote
a short story about an interesting event
AP Literature Poetry Terms
End Rhyme
Internal Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Masculine Rhyme
Rhyme occurring at the end of verse line; most common rhyme f…
Rhyme contained within a line of verse between two or more wo…
Pattern of rhymes within a unit of verse; in analysis, each e…
Rhyme in which only the last accented syllable of the rhyming…
End Rhyme
Rhyme occurring at the end of verse line; most common rhyme f…
Internal Rhyme
Rhyme contained within a line of verse between two or more wo…
115 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
Doggerel
Paraphrase
Speaker
Verse
a term used for lines whose subject matter is trite and whose…
a prose restatement of the central ideas of a poem in your ow…
the voice used by the author in the poem-often created by the…
a term used for lines composed in a measured rhythmical pattern
Doggerel
a term used for lines whose subject matter is trite and whose…
Paraphrase
a prose restatement of the central ideas of a poem in your ow…
8 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Acepahlous
Alliteration
Anapestic / anapest
Anaphora
Coming from the Greek word for "headless," these lines are li…
A device in which a number of words that have the same first…
A foot or unit of poetry consisting of two light syllables fo…
The literary and rhetorical device in which a word or group o…
Acepahlous
Coming from the Greek word for "headless," these lines are li…
Alliteration
A device in which a number of words that have the same first…
AP Literature Poetry Review
scansion
foot
meter
unstressed syllable
the analysis of a poem's form and meter
the basic building block of poetry; composed of a pattern of…
a pattern of beats or accents
scansion
the analysis of a poem's form and meter
foot
the basic building block of poetry; composed of a pattern of…
44 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Couplet
Tercet
Quatrain
Cinquain
Two lines
Three lines
Four Lines
Five lines
Couplet
Two lines
Tercet
Three lines
26 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Allusion
Figurative Language
Metonymy
Synecdoche
Reference to something famous.
Something that is not literally true.
The use of a WHOLE in place of a WHOLE.
The use a PART in place of a WHOLE.
Allusion
Reference to something famous.
Figurative Language
Something that is not literally true.
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…
36 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
End-stopped lines
Enjambment
Rhyme
End rhyme
A line of verse that makes sense on its own, with a clear pau…
Verse in which the sense runs on from one line to the next; n…
Similarity or likeness of sound existing between two words
Rhyming of words that appear at end of two or more lines of p…
End-stopped lines
A line of verse that makes sense on its own, with a clear pau…
Enjambment
Verse in which the sense runs on from one line to the next; n…
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anapest
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
50 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
verse
prose
paraphrase
summary
writing arranged with a metrical rhythm, typically having a r…
written or spoken language in its ordinary form, without metr…
putting into your own words what you understand the poem to say
a brief condensation of gist, main idea, or story
verse
writing arranged with a metrical rhythm, typically having a r…
prose
written or spoken language in its ordinary form, without metr…
20 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Couplet
Tercet
Quatrain
Quintain
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
3 line stanza
AP LIterature Poetry Test
iambic
heroic couplets
allusion
pentameter
A poetic structure consisting of short, unstressed syllables…
A pair of rhyming lines written in iambic pentameter that are…
An indirect or passing reference.
A poem structured with five feet per line.
iambic
A poetic structure consisting of short, unstressed syllables…
heroic couplets
A pair of rhyming lines written in iambic pentameter that are…
20 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Dramatic Poem
Elegy
End-stopped
Enjambment
a poem which employs a dramatic form or some element or eleme…
a sustained and formal poem setting forth the poet's meditati…
a line with a pause at the end. Lines that end with a period,…
the continuation of the sense and grammatical construction fr…
Dramatic Poem
a poem which employs a dramatic form or some element or eleme…
Elegy
a sustained and formal poem setting forth the poet's meditati…
35 terms
AP Literature Poetry
verse
lyric poetry
narrative poetry
dramatic monologue
the general meanings, includes the line of metrical meaning,…
a short poem that is written in repeating stanzas, perception…
a verse involving events, character and what the character sa…
a poem in which a poetic speaker addresses either the reader…
verse
the general meanings, includes the line of metrical meaning,…
lyric poetry
a short poem that is written in repeating stanzas, perception…
47 terms
AP Literature poetry terms
anapest
assonance
aubade
blank verse
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
A poem about dawn; a morning love song; or a poem about the p…
A line of poetry written in un-rhyming iambic pentameter
anapest
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
AP Literature: Poetry Fundamentals
Stanza
Heroic Couplet (Couplet Couplet)
Terza Rima
Limerick
A division of poem based on thought or form. (Stanzas based o…
Consisted of 2 successive rhyming verses that contain a compl…
3-line stanza with interlaced or interwoven rhyme scheme: a-b…
5-line stanza nonsense poem. with anapestic (- - v) meter. Us…
Stanza
A division of poem based on thought or form. (Stanzas based o…
Heroic Couplet (Couplet Couplet)
Consisted of 2 successive rhyming verses that contain a compl…
15 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
A reference in a work or 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
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
allusion
A reference in a work or literature to something outside the…
134 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
allegory
allusion
analogy
anaphora
A figurative illustration of truths or generalizations about…
An implied or indirect reference to something assumed to be k…
an agreement or similarity in some particulars between things…
The repetition of a word or expression at the beginning of su…
allegory
A figurative illustration of truths or generalizations about…
allusion
An implied or indirect reference to something assumed to be k…
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