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24 terms
English - Literary & Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusions
Anaphora
Apostrophe
Repetition of stressed consonant sounds, usually done to crea…
References to culture , historical , geographical or literary…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Alliteration
Repetition of stressed consonant sounds, usually done to crea…
Allusions
References to culture , historical , geographical or literary…
English Poetry Literary Devices
Theme
Imagery
Tone
Diction
Main concept, idea, or issue in a text
Sensory language used to describe something
Attitude or emotional content of a word or text
Word choice
Theme
Main concept, idea, or issue in a text
Imagery
Sensory language used to describe something
28 terms
English Poetry Literary Devices
Theme
Imagery
Tone
Diction
A central idea
A strong description, which paints a picture in the reader's…
Emotional meaning
Word choice
Theme
A central idea
Imagery
A strong description, which paints a picture in the reader's…
70 terms
English: Poetry Literary Vocabulary
alliteration
anapest
approximate rhyme
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
the final rhyming sounds are close, but not the same
the repetition of vowel sounds in a group of words close toge…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
anapest
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
70 terms
English: Poetry Literary Vocabulary
alliteration
anapest
approximate rhyme
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
the final rhyming sounds are close, but not the same
the repetition of vowel sounds in a group of words close toge…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
anapest
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
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.
76 terms
English Poetry Literary Terms
alliteration
assonance
consonance
sibilance
the repetition of a vowel or consonant sound at the beginning…
the repetition of vowel sounds at the middle or end of words
the repetition of consonant sounds at the middle or end of wo…
the repetition of s sounds anywhere in the world
alliteration
the repetition of a vowel or consonant sound at the beginning…
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds at the middle or end of words
75 terms
English: Literary and Poetry Terms
theme
setting
characters
protagonist
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theme
...
setting
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15 terms
English: Poetry Literary Terms
Meter
Foot
Haiku
Sonnet
the rhythmical pattern of a poem determined by feet
Combination of stressed (´) and unstressed (u) in a two sylla…
a 17 syllable poem that represents the poet's impression of a…
A 14-line verse with a structure and rhyme scheme that vary b…
Meter
the rhythmical pattern of a poem determined by feet
Foot
Combination of stressed (´) and unstressed (u) in a two sylla…
16 terms
English poetry and literary terms
figurative language
Metaphor
simile
Personification
figures of speech not taken literally but used to deepen mean…
comparison of two unlike things using to be verbs
comparison of two unlike thing using like or as
human like qualities given to things that are not human
figurative language
figures of speech not taken literally but used to deepen mean…
Metaphor
comparison of two unlike things using to be verbs
8 terms
English- Poetry Literary Devices
enjambent
allusion
foreshadowing
personification
the running on of the thought from one line, couplet, or stan…
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
to show or indicate beforehand; prefigure
the attribution of human nature or character to animals, inan…
enjambent
the running on of the thought from one line, couplet, or stan…
allusion
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
35 terms
English: Literary Terms for Poetry
Alliteration
Allegory
Allusion
Assonance
The repetition of the same or similar sounds at beginning of…
Symbolic story within a story... Examples: "O Captain! My Captai…
A pointed reference to something outside of poem ... Examples: "…
The repetition or a pattern of similar sounds (esp. vowel sou…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same or similar sounds at beginning of…
Allegory
Symbolic story within a story... Examples: "O Captain! My Captai…
29 terms
English Poetry/Literary Terms
Stanza
Rhyme Scheme
Couplet
Quatrain
an arrangement of a certain number of lines, forming a divisi…
the pattern of rhymes used in a poem, usually marked by lette…
a pair of successive lines of verse, especially a pair that r…
a stanza or poem of four lines, usually with alternate rhymes.
Stanza
an arrangement of a certain number of lines, forming a divisi…
Rhyme Scheme
the pattern of rhymes used in a poem, usually marked by lette…
15 terms
English Literary Terms for Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Couplet
Metaphor
The repitition of initial consonant sounds(ex. "Her hardest h…
A reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
A pair of consecutive rhyming lines. These lines usually are…
Figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though it…
Alliteration
The repitition of initial consonant sounds(ex. "Her hardest h…
Allusion
A reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
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.
39 terms
Literary Terms (Poetry) - English
Alliteration
Allusion
Antithesis
Ambiguity
repetition of the initial consonant sound
a reference to something well-known that exists outside the l…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of something else
having two or more meanings or interpretations
Alliteration
repetition of the initial consonant sound
Allusion
a reference to something well-known that exists outside the l…
70 terms
English: Poetry Literary Vocabulary
alliteration
anapest
approximate rhyme
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
the final rhyming sounds are close, but not the same
the repetition of vowel sounds in a group of words close toge…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
anapest
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
79 terms
English Literary/Poetry Terms
Plot
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
A story's framework; the sequence of events that give a story…
Introduction to the story's characters, setting, background i…
The onset and development of the story's major conflict.
The story's most intense and decisive moment; the outcome of…
Plot
A story's framework; the sequence of events that give a story…
Exposition
Introduction to the story's characters, setting, background i…
24 terms
Literary terms list 3 - poetry
foot
lyric
iambic pentameter
metre
a unit of rhythm within a line of poetry. A foot is usually m…
A type of poetry that explores the poet's personal interpreta…
A poetic meter that is made up of 5 stressed syllables each f…
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a l…
foot
a unit of rhythm within a line of poetry. A foot is usually m…
lyric
A type of poetry that explores the poet's personal interpreta…
27 terms
English Poetry/Literary Terms
Alliteration
Consonance
Assonance
Onomoatopoeia
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Repetition of consonant sounds within or at the end of words
Repetition of vowel sound within non rhyming words
Use of word/phrase (ex: swoosh crash) that imitates its sound
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Consonance
Repetition of consonant sounds within or at the end of words
21 terms
English Poetry Literary terms 3/10/15
alliteration
ambiguity
anaphora
consonance
Repetition of sounds at the beginning of words
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
Repetition in which the same word or phrase is repeated in (a…
The repetition, at close intervals, of the final consonant so…
alliteration
Repetition of sounds at the beginning of words
ambiguity
An event or situation that may be interpreted in more than on…
8 terms
Literary Terms for Poetry Unit in English 3 AR
Sonnet
Narrative
Lyric
Simile
Example: the end of the world. 14 line stanza with specific r…
Example: The creation tells the story of how man was created.…
Example: Love. Shows feelings and emotions in their writing
Example: Ars poetica. Compares two things with like or as. He…
Sonnet
Example: the end of the world. 14 line stanza with specific r…
Narrative
Example: The creation tells the story of how man was created.…
43 terms
English 3 Honors Poetry/Literary Criticism terms
Assonance
Alliteration
Consonance
Onomatopoeia
the repetition of vowel sounds at any place in a series of wo…
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of a series of words
The repetition of a consonant... sound at any place in a series…
The use of words whose... sound makes one think of its meaning
Assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds at any place in a series of wo…
Alliteration
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of a series of words
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ENGLISH Poetry Literary Terms
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Repetition
Assonance
○ The repetition of the same sounds or of the same kinds of s…
○ The formation or use of words such as buzz or bang that imi…
restating a word or phrase
...
Alliteration
○ The repetition of the same sounds or of the same kinds of s…
Onomatopoeia
○ The formation or use of words such as buzz or bang that imi…
27 terms
English - Poetry Literary Terms
Dialect
Imagery
Repetition
Apostrophe
Speech
Using vivid words as a description
Using a word or phrase over and over again
A device where a speaker directly addresses a absent person o…
Dialect
Speech
Imagery
Using vivid words as a description
25 terms
English Literary Poetry Words
Alliteration
Allusion
Allegory
Ambiguity
The use of words that all start with the same first letter
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
A movie, picture, story, or poem that can be interpreted to h…
A statement or sentence that may have two or more possible me…
Alliteration
The use of words that all start with the same first letter
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or…
20 terms
English Poetry Literary Elements
Allusion
Alliteration
Figurative Language
Couplet
Reference to a classic work (biblical, mythological, or histo…
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words (ex.…
Language not meant to be taken literally (ex. I could eat a h…
A pair of lines (rhyming)
Allusion
Reference to a classic work (biblical, mythological, or histo…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words (ex.…
19 terms
ENGLISH POETRY AND LITERARY TERMS
free indirect discourse
asonance
anaphora
chiasmus
Writing in which the inner thoughts of a character are presen…
Repetition of internal vowel sounds of words close together i…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
A statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the sec…
free indirect discourse
Writing in which the inner thoughts of a character are presen…
asonance
Repetition of internal vowel sounds of words close together i…
35 terms
English Poetry Literary Features
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Ballad (traditional)
words that are close together that begin with the same first…
a reference to something you recognize from history, literatu…
repetition of vowel sounds that are close to each other, like…
A song like poem that talked about knights and chivalry
Alliteration
words that are close together that begin with the same first…
Allusion
a reference to something you recognize from history, literatu…
24 terms
English poetry literary terms
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagination
Comparing two unlike things using like or as
Comparing two unlike things not using like or as
Gives an animal, object, or idea human characteristics
A poem that makes you see, feel, or think by images
Simile
Comparing two unlike things using like or as
Metaphor
Comparing two unlike things not using like or as
12 terms
English Poetry Literary Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Figurative Language
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
repetition of vowel sounds
repetition of consonant sounds
using figures of speech to be more effective, persuasive and…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds
29 terms
Literary Terms poetry - English
Alliteration
Allusion
Cacophony
Caesura
Repetition of words starting with the same sounds
An indirect reference to something; a hint
Harshness in the sound of words and phrases
A break in the middle of a line of poetry
Alliteration
Repetition of words starting with the same sounds
Allusion
An indirect reference to something; a hint
33 terms
English Poetry - Literary Terms
Allegory
Assonance
Atmosphere
Blank Verse
An 'extended metaphor'. A story, poem, or picture which can b…
Repetition of vowel sounds
A prevailing mood
Poetry written in iambic pentameter but without rhyme.
Allegory
An 'extended metaphor'. A story, poem, or picture which can b…
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds
12 terms
English literary terms for poetry
speaker
situation
irony
dramatic irony
the poet or a persona
place time or occasion
A contrast or discrepancy between what is stated and what is…
occurs when the discrepancy is between what the speaker of th…
speaker
the poet or a persona
situation
place time or occasion
44 terms
English Literary and poetry terms
Alliteration
allusions
anaphora
Apostrophe
the repetition of stressed consonant sounds,usually done to c…
references to cultural, historical geographical,or literary e…
the repetitionof a word or phase at the beginning of successi…
a figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Alliteration
the repetition of stressed consonant sounds,usually done to c…
allusions
references to cultural, historical geographical,or literary e…
70 terms
English: Poetry Literary Vocabulary
alliteration
anapest
approximate rhyme
assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
the final rhyming sounds are close, but not the same
the repetition of vowel sounds in a group of words close toge…
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds in a group of words close…
anapest
a type of metrical foot - two unstressed syllables followed b…
14 terms
English Poetry Literary Terms
Lyric poem
Epic poem
Narrative poem
Elegy
a short poem of songlike quality
a long poem usually featuring a hero.
a poem that tells a story and usually written in metered verse
a mournful poem
Lyric poem
a short poem of songlike quality
Epic poem
a long poem usually featuring a hero.
38 terms
English Poetry Literary Terms
meter
foot
iamb/iambic
enjambment
the highly organized use of rhythm into a pattern in which th…
the "beat" in poetry is made up of these poetic units
the most common foot in English and American poetry; it is co…
the running over of a sentence or thought from one line to an…
meter
the highly organized use of rhythm into a pattern in which th…
foot
the "beat" in poetry is made up of these poetic units
17 terms
English poetry literary terms
Stanza
Speaker
Tone
Conceit
A structural part or section of a poem (sort of like a paragr…
The narrative voice of the poem (not necessarily the poet).
The speaker's attitude toward the subject matter (usually inf…
An extended metaphor that applies multiple characteristics of…
Stanza
A structural part or section of a poem (sort of like a paragr…
Speaker
The narrative voice of the poem (not necessarily the poet).
27 terms
English Literary Terms for Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Ambivialence
Repetition of the same first letter. (repetition of the same…
When you refer to a person, text, or idea. (You assume the re…
Doubtfulness or uncertainty in interpretation. ... (When the mea…
Coexistence of opposing attitudes or feelings.... (Mixed feeling…
Alliteration
Repetition of the same first letter. (repetition of the same…
Allusion
When you refer to a person, text, or idea. (You assume the re…
22 terms
english poetry literary devices
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
apostrophe
repetition of 2 or more sounds of words within a line ... ex: st…
a reference to a commonly known outside piece of literature o…
repetition of a word or phrase for emphasis... ex: I hold and ho…
a figure of speech in which someone not present or not human…
alliteration
repetition of 2 or more sounds of words within a line ... ex: st…
allusion
a reference to a commonly known outside piece of literature o…
9 terms
English Literary Terms - Poetry
juxtaposition
enjambment
imagist
allegory
two contrasting images placed next to each other
no gramatical ending causing you to keep reading
an image in words
a story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
juxtaposition
two contrasting images placed next to each other
enjambment
no gramatical ending causing you to keep reading
15 terms
English poetry and literary terms
Stanza
Tercet
Quatrain
Sestet
A division or unit of a poem that is repeated in the same for…
Three line stanza
4 line stanza
6 line stanza
Stanza
A division or unit of a poem that is repeated in the same for…
Tercet
Three line stanza
19 terms
Poetry and Literary Terms English
Dramatic Irony
Poetry
Symbolism
Verbal Irony
When the audience knows something that the readers does not k…
A genre of literature that uses the way words look and sound…
When an object is used to represent an idea.
When someone says one thing, but means another.
Dramatic Irony
When the audience knows something that the readers does not k…
Poetry
A genre of literature that uses the way words look and sound…
17 terms
English: Poetry Literary Terms
Theme
Tone
Mood
Alliteration
the message, lesson or main idea of a literary work
reflects the attitude of the writer
the atmosphere or emotion created during a piece of literature
the repetition of sounds in a group of words at the beginning…
Theme
the message, lesson or main idea of a literary work
Tone
reflects the attitude of the writer
29 terms
English Poetry Literary Devices
Theme
Imagery
Tone
Diction
A central idea
A strong description, which paints a picture in the reader's…
Emotional meaning
Word choice
Theme
A central idea
Imagery
A strong description, which paints a picture in the reader's…
27 terms
English Poetry Literary Vocab
speaker
situation
diction
imagery
-voice of the poem
-what's happening in the poem
-the words an author chooses (precise)
-when an author uses a word that makes you use your senses
speaker
-voice of the poem
situation
-what's happening in the poem
23 terms
Literary Elements - English Poetry
Metaphor
Tenor (metaphor)
Vehicle (metaphor)
Trope (metaphor)
A figure of speech that compares two unlike things directly w…
The idea being expressed or the subject of comparison... Ex: her…
The image by which this idea is conveyed or the subject commu…
Turn in meaning that the metaphor conveys... Ex: her hair is sil…
Metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two unlike things directly w…
Tenor (metaphor)
The idea being expressed or the subject of comparison... Ex: her…
29 terms
Literary Terms poetry - English
Alliteration
allusion
cacophony
caesura
Repetition of initial sounds over and over
an indirect reference to something
harshness in the sound of words and phrases
a break in the middle of the line in poetry
Alliteration
Repetition of initial sounds over and over
allusion
an indirect reference to something
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