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32 terms
Poetry Terms (English 10)
dramatic poetry
metaphor
speaker
lyric poetry
tells a story using a character's own thoughts or spoken stat…
makes direct comparisons by stating that one thing is another
an imaginary voice created by the poet
expresses the feelings of a single speaker focused on a singu…
dramatic poetry
tells a story using a character's own thoughts or spoken stat…
metaphor
makes direct comparisons by stating that one thing is another
9 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms 3
oxymoron
paradox°
understatement
blank verse
two opposite words
a phrase that seems self-contradictory but in reality express…
a sentence that says less than what is meant; the opposite of…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
oxymoron
two opposite words
paradox°
a phrase that seems self-contradictory but in reality express…
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English 10 Poetry Definitions
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Assonance
The repetition of initial speech sounds, typically (but not a…
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
The deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginnin…
The repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds
Alliteration
The repetition of initial speech sounds, typically (but not a…
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
24 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Ballad
Concrete Poem
Epic Poem
Epitaph
A long poem, often set to music
A very, very long poem that tells a story, a narrative poem t…
Ballad
A long poem, often set to music
Concrete Poem
20 terms
Poetry - English 10 B
anaphora
enjambment
vers libre
asyndeton
repetition of a word at the start of a verse, line, or clause
continuing a sentence after a line of poetry
free verse; unrhymed/unmetered poetry
repetition of ideas separated by commas only--no conjunctions…
anaphora
repetition of a word at the start of a verse, line, or clause
enjambment
continuing a sentence after a line of poetry
10 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms 1
(poet)
speaker
stanza
ballad
person who writes poems
person telling us the poem; NOT the poet, but an imaginary pe…
a group of lines in a poem
a simple narrative poem (=a poem that tells a story). Usually…
(poet)
person who writes poems
speaker
person telling us the poem; NOT the poet, but an imaginary pe…
40 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
alliteration
assonance
consonance
onomatopoeia
repetition of the intial consonant sound
repetition of the vowel sound
repetition of the consonant sound on a stressed syllable
words that imitate sounds
alliteration
repetition of the intial consonant sound
assonance
repetition of the vowel sound
18 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
alliteration
hyperbole
metaphor
simile
repetition of the first letter of words in a sentence
extremely exaggerated statements that cannot be taken literally
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison of two unlike things using like or as
alliteration
repetition of the first letter of words in a sentence
hyperbole
extremely exaggerated statements that cannot be taken literally
23 terms
Poetry English 10
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Conceit
repetition of initial consonant sounds.
repetition of internal vowel sound that begin with different…
the repetition of ending consonant sounds (pitter, patter).
an extended metaphor
Alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds.
Assonance
repetition of internal vowel sound that begin with different…
12 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms 1
(poet)
speaker
stanza
ballad
person who writes poems
person telling us the poem; NOT the poet, but an imaginary pe…
a group of lines in a poem
a simple narrative poem (=a poem that tells a story). Usually…
(poet)
person who writes poems
speaker
person telling us the poem; NOT the poet, but an imaginary pe…
44 terms
WHS English 10 Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Metaphor
Symbol
Conflict
A matching similarity of sounds in two or more words, especia…
A comparison of two unlike things
A word, place, character, or object that means something beyo…
A struggle between opposing forces
Rhyme
A matching similarity of sounds in two or more words, especia…
Metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things
Poetry Notes English 10
STRUCTURE
STANZA
METER
FEET
Overall organization/pattern in a poem
Series of lines that are grouped together. ex: couplet (2), q…
The rhythmic pattern established by stresses or beat
One unit of the pattern of meter within a line
STRUCTURE
Overall organization/pattern in a poem
STANZA
Series of lines that are grouped together. ex: couplet (2), q…
29 terms
Poetry Exam- English 10
Alliteration
assonance
consonance
connotation
the repetition of consonant sounds especially at the beginnin…
the repetition of similar vowel sounds in a line of poetry or…
the repetition of consonant sounds ex. add & read, mill & bal…
the emotional associations called up by a word that goes beyo…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds especially at the beginnin…
assonance
the repetition of similar vowel sounds in a line of poetry or…
15 terms
English 10 Literary Terms (Poetry)
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Tone
Comparing two dissimilar things using like, as, resembles, than
Comparing two dissimilar things NOT using like, as, etc.
Giving inanimate objects human characteristics
Author's attitude toward his or her subject
Simile
Comparing two dissimilar things using like, as, resembles, than
Metaphor
Comparing two dissimilar things NOT using like, as, etc.
25 terms
Sakiyama English 10 poetry
alliteration
allusion
ballad
blank verse
the repetition of sounds in nearby words, usually involving t…
a reference to a famous literary, mythological, Biblical, or…
a narrative poem, usually containing much repetition and ofte…
a form of verse which is written in iambic pentameter and is…
alliteration
the repetition of sounds in nearby words, usually involving t…
allusion
a reference to a famous literary, mythological, Biblical, or…
30 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Connotation
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a line of poetry or…
The repetition of consonant sounds
The emotional associations called up by a word that goes beyo…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a line of poetry or…
22 terms
English 10 (poetry terms)
Allusion
Hyperbole
Imagery
Metaphor
a reference to a famous literary, mythological, biblical or h…
Deliberate exaggeration associated with a word in addition to…
The mental impression or visualized likeness summoned up by a…
A comparison between to unlike things
Allusion
a reference to a famous literary, mythological, biblical or h…
Hyperbole
Deliberate exaggeration associated with a word in addition to…
25 terms
Poetry V, English 10
deep in the sea
eating the seaworms
The speaker is sailing through them.
"the yellow half-moon large and low"
In "The Kraken," where can the Kraken be found?
In "The Kraken," when the Kraken is "Battening upon huge seaw…
In "Meeting at Night," why are the waves "startled"?
Which phrase from "Meeting at Night" contains alliteration?
deep in the sea
In "The Kraken," where can the Kraken be found?
eating the seaworms
In "The Kraken," when the Kraken is "Battening upon huge seaw…
24 terms
Poetry III, English 10
"Am I a spy in the land of the living…
sunlight
The rock breaks
Humans
Which of these lines from "Conscientious Objector" is the bes…
In the central metaphor of "Tell all the Truth but tell it sl…
In "Pride," what happens when the seal rubs against the rocks?
In "Pride," what are the rocks a metaphor for?
"Am I a spy in the land of the living…
Which of these lines from "Conscientious Objector" is the bes…
sunlight
In the central metaphor of "Tell all the Truth but tell it sl…
27 terms
Poetry IV, English 10
playing sadly with feeling
loneliness
listening to a blues song
"that poor piano"
What is the pianist in "The Weary Blues" doing when he makes…
What are the blues that the pianist sings about in "The Weary…
What is the speaker doing in "The Weary Blues"?
Which of these phrases from "The Weary Blues" shows an exampl…
playing sadly with feeling
What is the pianist in "The Weary Blues" doing when he makes…
loneliness
What are the blues that the pianist sings about in "The Weary…
33 terms
Poetry Vocabulary for English 10
persona/speaker
figurative language
metaphor
simile
the voice speaking in the poem
language used in a non-literal way to express a suitable rela…
an implied comparison between two unlike objects, not using l…
a comparison between two unlike objects using like or as
persona/speaker
the voice speaking in the poem
figurative language
language used in a non-literal way to express a suitable rela…
29 terms
Poetry English 10
Imagery
Diction
Point of View
First Person
The description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, sme…
A writer's or speaker's choice of words.
The perspective from which a story is told.
"I" and "Me" standpoint. Personal perspective.
Imagery
The description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, sme…
Diction
A writer's or speaker's choice of words.
33 terms
Poetry 2, English 10
her child's independence
In "Fear," the speaker says, "I don't…
She sees that the mother's fears sprin…
because beans are simple
In "Fear," what does the speaker fear?
She knows that princesses are not truly free.
A poem's words and details give clues about the author's atti…
In "The Bean Eaters," why does Brooks choose beans as the cou…
her child's independence
In "Fear," what does the speaker fear?
In "Fear," the speaker says, "I don't…
She knows that princesses are not truly free.
17 terms
English 10: Poetry Terms
stanza
meter
imagery
diction
group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in a…
basic rhythm structure of a verse or lines in a verse
visually descriptive/figurative language
choice and use of words and phrases in speech/writing
stanza
group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in a…
meter
basic rhythm structure of a verse or lines in a verse
29 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms
Stanza
Couplet
Tercet
Quatrain
A grouping of lines separated from others in a poem. In moder…
A pair of successive rhyming lines, usually of the same length.
A poetic unit of three lines, rhymed or unrhymed
A four-line stanza, rhyming
Stanza
A grouping of lines separated from others in a poem. In moder…
Couplet
A pair of successive rhyming lines, usually of the same length.
23 terms
A10 english poetry
Personfication
Rhyme Scheme
meter
stanza
Giving human like qualities to an object that is not human.
Regular pattern of rhyme in a pattern. The Raven:A,B,C,B,B,B
Specific rhythmic structure in a line or set of lines in poet…
Related lines grouped together in a poem(similar to a paragra…
Personfication
Giving human like qualities to an object that is not human.
Rhyme Scheme
Regular pattern of rhyme in a pattern. The Raven:A,B,C,B,B,B
30 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Form
Lines
Stanza
Traditional Poem
the arrangement of the poem; the ways in which lines are orga…
the core unit of the poem; the length is an essential element…
a group of two or more lines
the category of poetry that follows the fixed rules
Form
the arrangement of the poem; the ways in which lines are orga…
Lines
the core unit of the poem; the length is an essential element…
19 terms
Poetry Terms English 10
alliteration
imagery
assonance
hyperbole
repetition of initial consonant sounds
using words/phrases to create sensory impressions
repetition of vowel sounds
an extreme exagerration
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
imagery
using words/phrases to create sensory impressions
23 terms
Poetry - Lumsden - English 10
Alliteration
Free Verse
Hyperbole
Imagery
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
consists of lines of poetry that do not have a regular rhythm…
extreme exaggeration
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Free Verse
consists of lines of poetry that do not have a regular rhythm…
20 terms
english 10 poetry terms
figurative language
simile
metaphor
personification
languages that is used in imagination
pare asenturaly two things together
is a language that is used in ascertain way to enplane a way…
gives human traits to objects
figurative language
languages that is used in imagination
simile
pare asenturaly two things together
20 terms
Honors English 10- Poetry
alliteration
metaphor
apostrophe
assonance
when two or more words have the same beginning letter... ex: the…
comparing two things... ex: the VOICE was MUSIC to her ears.
an exclamatory passage in a speech or poem addressed to somet…
repetition of the sound of a vowel. ... ex: gO mOw the lawn
alliteration
when two or more words have the same beginning letter... ex: the…
metaphor
comparing two things... ex: the VOICE was MUSIC to her ears.
15 terms
English 10 Literary Terms (Poetry)
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Tone
Comparing two dissimilar things using like, as, resembles, than
Comparing two dissimilar things NOT using like, as, etc.
Giving inanimate objects human characteristics
Author's attitude toward his or her subject
Simile
Comparing two dissimilar things using like, as, resembles, than
Metaphor
Comparing two dissimilar things NOT using like, as, etc.
13 terms
English 10 Poetry Unit: Authors
Langston Hughes
Marge Piercy
Robert Frost
Ernest Thayer
Mother to Son
To Be of Use
The Mending Wall
Casey at the Bat
Langston Hughes
Mother to Son
Marge Piercy
To Be of Use
21 terms
English 10: Poetry
Metaphor
Simile
Line
Stanza
A direct comparison between two items without using like or a…
An indirect comparison using "like" or "as," or "than" to hig…
A row of words on a page; doesn't have to be a complete sente…
A group of lines that make up one of the sections of a poem;…
Metaphor
A direct comparison between two items without using like or a…
Simile
An indirect comparison using "like" or "as," or "than" to hig…
18 terms
English 10~ Poetry Vocab
Similes
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
a direct comparison using like or as
a direct comparison by stating one is another without like or…
giving human qualities to nonhuman things
An extreme exaggeration
Similes
a direct comparison using like or as
Metaphor
a direct comparison by stating one is another without like or…
19 terms
Poetry Terms English 10
Personification
Simile
Imagery
Assonance
Giving human characteristics to an animal, object or idea
Uses the word like or as to compare two seemingly unlike things
Descriptive language used to present feelings and thoughts
Repetition of vowel sounds within non-rhyming words
Personification
Giving human characteristics to an animal, object or idea
Simile
Uses the word like or as to compare two seemingly unlike things
English 10: Poetry Notes
theme
poetry
rhythm
rhyme
the central idea, or insight, about life that the story revea…
musical type of speech
alteration of stressed and unstressed sounds that makes the v…
repetition of vowel sounds in words
theme
the central idea, or insight, about life that the story revea…
poetry
musical type of speech
20 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Analogy
Apostrophe
Anaphora
Paradox
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike
A direct address to someone or something
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence/c…
A statement that at first strikes one as self-contradictory,…
Analogy
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike
Apostrophe
A direct address to someone or something
23 terms
English 10: Poetry Test
Alliteration
Allusion
Apostrophe
Hyperbole
repetition of initial consonant sounds such as "peter piper p…
a brief, indirect reference to a famous person, place, or eve…
speaking directly to an object, an idea, or someone who is de…
over-exaggeration
Alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds such as "peter piper p…
Allusion
a brief, indirect reference to a famous person, place, or eve…
30 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Concrete Poem
The repetition of consonant sounds at the... beginning of words
A statement that has a double meaning or a... meaning that canno…
The repetition of vowel sounds within... non rhyming words
A poem that has been printed or written in... a shape that sugge…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the... beginning of words
Ambiguity
A statement that has a double meaning or a... meaning that canno…
46 terms
English 10 poetry review
ambiguity
allusion
assonance
alliteration
deliberately suggesting 2 or more different meanings in a work
reference to someone or something known by many people
repetition of the middle vowel sounds that creates a rhythmic…
repetition of beginning consonant sounds in a word
ambiguity
deliberately suggesting 2 or more different meanings in a work
allusion
reference to someone or something known by many people
30 terms
English 10 poetry terms
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Concrete Poem
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A statement that has a double meaning or a meaning that canno…
The repetition of vowel sounds within nonrhyming words
A poem that has been printed or written in a shape that sugge…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Ambiguity
A statement that has a double meaning or a meaning that canno…
18 terms
English 10 Poetry Vocab
alliteration
allusion
assonance
cliche
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
the repetition of the sound of a vowel in non-rhyming words
a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of or…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
34 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Connotation
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in not rh…
an idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its lit…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
48 terms
English 10 Poetry terms
alliteration
allusion
apstrophe
assonance
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
Reference a person, a place, an event, or a literary work tha…
A figure of speech in which an absent or a dead person, an ab…
The close repetition of similar vowel sounds, usually in stre…
alliteration
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
allusion
Reference a person, a place, an event, or a literary work tha…
76 terms
Poetry Terms- English 10
Explication
Subject
Theme
Speaker
line by line explanation of a poem's meaning based on close a…
what the poem is about
the poem's underlying idea
the voice of the poem, either a person imagined in the poem o…
Explication
line by line explanation of a poem's meaning based on close a…
Subject
what the poem is about
37 terms
Poetry Terms - 10 English
Ballad
Concrete
Free verse*
Lyric
A long poem that tells a story, usually a folk tale or legend…
Concrete poetry experiments with the very material of the poe…
Modern poetry that has no pattern of rhythm,rhyme or line len…
A short poem of intense feeling and emotions.
Ballad
A long poem that tells a story, usually a folk tale or legend…
Concrete
Concrete poetry experiments with the very material of the poe…
11 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms 2
allusion
connotation
denotation
(literal language)
a reference within a piece of literature to another work of l…
all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
the dictionary definition of a word
Language that means exactly what it says. The opposite of fig…
allusion
a reference within a piece of literature to another work of l…
connotation
all the meanings, associations, or emotions that a word sugge…
30 terms
English 10 - Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Concrete poem
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A statement that has a double meaning it a meaning that canno…
The repetition of vowel sounds within non rhyming words
A poem that has been printed or written in a shape that sugge…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Ambiguity
A statement that has a double meaning it a meaning that canno…
30 terms
English 10 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Concrete Poem
The repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words
A statement that has a double meaning or a meaning that can n…
The repetition of vowel sounds within nonrhyming words
A poem that has been printed or written in a shape that sugge…
Alliteration
The repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words
Ambiguity
A statement that has a double meaning or a meaning that can n…
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