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Poetry Terms-English 4
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Ballad
A repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Reference to a person, place, or event outside a piece of lit…
The repetition of a vowel sound in two or more stressed sylla…
A narrative poem originally meant to be sung; passed down ora…
Alliteration
A repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Allusion
Reference to a person, place, or event outside a piece of lit…
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English 4 Poetry Terms (45)
Alliteration:
Allusion:
Apostrophe:
Assonance:
Alliteration is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beg…
An allusion is an indirect reference to a person, place, even…
Apostrophe is a figure os speech in which an object, an abstr…
Assonance is the repetition of a vowel sound in two or more s…
Alliteration:
Alliteration is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beg…
Allusion:
An allusion is an indirect reference to a person, place, even…
English 4 Poetry
Contemporary poetry
Free verse
Walt Whitman
Modernism
Poetry written after the start of the 1920's, especially poet…
Verse whose meter is irregular in some respect or whose rhyth…
Poet known as the "Father of Free Verse"
A complex movement which started after 1910 and flourished in…
Contemporary poetry
Poetry written after the start of the 1920's, especially poet…
Free verse
Verse whose meter is irregular in some respect or whose rhyth…
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English Poetry Vocab #4
Quatrain
Sestet
Octave
Extended metaphor
stanza of 4 lines-Shakespearean sonnet 3 lines +couplet
stanza of 6 lines-last two sections of a Petrarchan sonnet
stanza of 8 lines
poem that compares the same 2 ideas throughout the poem
Quatrain
stanza of 4 lines-Shakespearean sonnet 3 lines +couplet
Sestet
stanza of 6 lines-last two sections of a Petrarchan sonnet
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English 4 Poetry Terms
Tone
Irony
Dramatic Monologue
Denotation
implied attitude towards poem's subject, Garnered from meter,…
implies a difference between what is said and what is meant
a poem in which a speaker addresses a silent listener
the dictionary meaning of a word
Tone
implied attitude towards poem's subject, Garnered from meter,…
Irony
implies a difference between what is said and what is meant
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English 4- Poetry Terms
Petrarchan Sonnet (Italian Sonnet)
Spencerian Sonnet
Shakespearian 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…
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english poetry terms #4
rhyme scheme
rhythm
scansion
sestet or sextain
pattern of rhymed words; stanzas often linked by rhyme scheme…
variable pattern in beat of stresses in stream of sound; can…
systematic analysis of metrical patterns of stress, syllable…
six-line stanza
rhyme scheme
pattern of rhymed words; stanzas often linked by rhyme scheme…
rhythm
variable pattern in beat of stresses in stream of sound; can…
English 4 Poetry Test
sonnet
Iambic pentameter
iamb
Shakespeare
14 line lyric poem usually written in rhymed iambic pentamete…
poetic line containing 5 verse feet, each with foot iamb (uns…
unstressed, stressed (deter)
poet who used rhyming, iambic pentameter for his sonnets and…
sonnet
14 line lyric poem usually written in rhymed iambic pentamete…
Iambic pentameter
poetic line containing 5 verse feet, each with foot iamb (uns…
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English Test #4 Poetry
Diesm
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Spiritual counsel
Spiders
Like many poets of his time, Bryant eas influenced by
When he began to write "Thanatopsis", Bryan was ___________ Y…
Bryant's poems offered the readers of his day
In "the Ropewalk" Longfellow compares the factory workers to
Diesm
Like many poets of his time, Bryant eas influenced by
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When he began to write "Thanatopsis", Bryan was ___________ Y…
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English 4 Poetry Terms
blank verse
couplet
enjambment
frame story
poetry that is metered, but it doesn't rhyme
two successive rhyming lines
a line of poetry that has no end of punctuation, and runs int…
a story within a story
blank verse
poetry that is metered, but it doesn't rhyme
couplet
two successive rhyming lines
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English 4 poetry terms
Alliteration
Connotation-meaning beyond the literal
Couplet - two consecutive lines of poe…
Denotation - the literal dictionary de…
repetition of consonant sounds in words ... "And the silken sad…
an idea or quality that a word makes you think about in addit…
So as long as men can breathe or eyes can see,... So long lives…
the literal dictionary definition of a word
Alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds in words ... "And the silken sad…
Connotation-meaning beyond the literal
an idea or quality that a word makes you think about in addit…
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English 4 Poetry Terms
alliteration
personification
caesuras
verse
the repetition of initial consonant stanzas in accented sylla…
a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhu…
rhythmic breaks in the middle of lines, where the reciter cou…
writing arranged with a metrical rhythm, typically having a r…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant stanzas in accented sylla…
personification
a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhu…
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English 4 poetry terms
Foot
Trimeter
Tetrameter
Pentameter
A unit of rhythm in verse
A line of three feet
A Line of four feet
A line of five feet
Foot
A unit of rhythm in verse
Trimeter
A line of three feet
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english 4: poetry vocabulary
stanza
personification
quatrain
anaphora
a PARAGRAPH in a poem
giving human or LIVING traits to a nonliving or inanimate obj…
FOUR LINES of poetry that form a unit alone or as part of a p…
it is the REPETITION of a SENTENCE STRUCTURE in order to make…
stanza
a PARAGRAPH in a poem
personification
giving human or LIVING traits to a nonliving or inanimate obj…
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English 4 poetry
parallelism
antithesis
polypoton
heroic epithet
repetition of similar grammatical structures
opposites paralleled in grammatical structure... the best and th…
reptition of same root with different grammatical functions... a…
convention of epic poetry belonging to specific charcters... sw…
parallelism
repetition of similar grammatical structures
antithesis
opposites paralleled in grammatical structure... the best and th…
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english poetry vocab 4
Quatrain
Sestet
Octave
Extended Metaphor
a stanza of four lines-Shakespearean Sonnets are 3 quatrains+…
a stanza of 6 lines- the last 2 sections of a Petrarchan Sonn…
a stanza of eight lines
poem that compares the same two ideas throughout poem
Quatrain
a stanza of four lines-Shakespearean Sonnets are 3 quatrains+…
Sestet
a stanza of 6 lines- the last 2 sections of a Petrarchan Sonn…
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English Poetry Vocab 4
tone
connotation
villanelle
trimeter
the pitch of a word used to determine its meaning or to disti…
the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its…
French verse form consisting of five three-line stanzas and a…
a meter of three metrical feet per line
tone
the pitch of a word used to determine its meaning or to disti…
connotation
the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its…
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English 4 Vocabulary Poetry
Shakespearean
Italian Sonnet
Ballad
Stanzas
English playwright
a poem style written by Petrarch and consisting of octave rhy…
a poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas.
a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
Shakespearean
English playwright
Italian Sonnet
a poem style written by Petrarch and consisting of octave rhy…
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English 4 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…
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English 4 Poetry
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iamb
trochee
anipest
dactyl
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iamb
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trochee
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Poetry Terms - English 4
A metaphor that continues throughout a…
Written in response to the death of a…
A contradicting phrase put together to…
Descriptive word choice that enriches…
Extended Metaphor
Elegy
Oxymoron
Imagery
A metaphor that continues throughout a…
Extended Metaphor
Written in response to the death of a…
Elegy
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English 4 Poetry
Rhythm
Meter
Accentual Syllabic
Ictus
natural modulation of stress in the sound of language
intentional arrangement of rhythm
means of measuring the relative stress on a syllable in relat…
Stressed (syllable)
Rhythm
natural modulation of stress in the sound of language
Meter
intentional arrangement of rhythm
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AP English 4 Poetry
Anaphora
Apostrophe
antimetabole
Blank Verse
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
addressing someone absent or something non human as if it wer…
chasmus defined as the repetition of identical words in succe…
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
Anaphora
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Apostrophe
addressing someone absent or something non human as if it wer…
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AP English 4 Poetry
Anaphora
Blank Verse
Byronic Hero
Carpe Diem
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
is an antihero of the highest order. He (or she) is typically…
Seize the day- themes of some poems
Anaphora
the deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Blank Verse
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
33 terms
English 4 poetry test
Ballad
sonnet
limerick
Haiku
Story
14 lines, specific rhyme scheme & rhythm, 3 quatrains and a c…
Funny, specific Rythm, & rhyme scheme
Poem of 17syllables, 3lines of 5,7,5
Ballad
Story
sonnet
14 lines, specific rhyme scheme & rhythm, 3 quatrains and a c…
11 terms
English Mid-Term Poetry #4
Motif
Octameter
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Reoccurring object or idea in a piece of literature or art
Eight metric feet in a line of poetry
Word sounds like what it means, example: snarled, rattled
Type of paradox that combines two terms ordinarily seen as op…
Motif
Reoccurring object or idea in a piece of literature or art
Octameter
Eight metric feet in a line of poetry
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AP English 4 poetry terms
Petrarchan Sonnet (Italian Sonnet)
Spencerian Sonnet
Shakespearean Sonnet (English Sonnet)
Kenning
A poem of 14lines with Octave rhyming (abbaabba). It avoids c…
A poem of 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrains…
A poem with 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrain…
A figurative phrase used in Old Germanic languages as a simpl…
Petrarchan Sonnet (Italian Sonnet)
A poem of 14lines with Octave rhyming (abbaabba). It avoids c…
Spencerian Sonnet
A poem of 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrains…
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English 4 Poetry Unit Authors
Robert Herrick
Andrew Marvell
John Donne
John Donne
To the Virgins to Make Much of time
To His Coy Mistress
Song
A Valediction
Robert Herrick
To the Virgins to Make Much of time
Andrew Marvell
To His Coy Mistress
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AP English 4- Poetry Vocab
meter
foot
iamb
trochee
The pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables found in poe…
A unit of stressed and unstressed syllables used to determine…
2: u-
2: -u
meter
The pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables found in poe…
foot
A unit of stressed and unstressed syllables used to determine…
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English poetry vocab (week 4)
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Refers to the stressed portion of a word; used to place empha…
A description that has a second, usually moral meaning
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
Refers to an event from an external content; it's understanda…
Accent
Refers to the stressed portion of a word; used to place empha…
Allegory
A description that has a second, usually moral meaning
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AP English 4: Poetry Terminology
Accent
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
A syllable given more prominence in pronunciation than its ne…
A narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
Repetition at close intervals of initial consonant sounds
A reference, explicit or implicit to a literary, historical,…
Accent
A syllable given more prominence in pronunciation than its ne…
Allegory
A narrative or description having a second meaning beneath th…
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English 10 Poetry Terms Q4
alliteration
couplet
free verse
hyperbole
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
Two consecutive lines of poetry that form a unit, often empha…
Poetry that does not rhyme but tells a story.
A comparison that is a tremendous exaggeration from what is a…
alliteration
Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
couplet
Two consecutive lines of poetry that form a unit, often empha…
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AP English 4 Poetry Terms
exact rhyme
slant rhyme
internal rhyme
end rhyme
words that sound exactly alike... Ex. cat and hat, falling and c…
words that sound close but are not exact rhymes... Ex. again and…
rhyme occurs within the lines
rhyme occurs at the end of the line
exact rhyme
words that sound exactly alike... Ex. cat and hat, falling and c…
slant rhyme
words that sound close but are not exact rhymes... Ex. again and…
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English 3 Unit 4 Lesson 1 - Poetry
Figurative Language
Poetry
Poetic Devices
Simile
Found in poetry and descriptive writing, authors use it to ap…
A type of writing that focuses on the expression of feelings…
A type of style and rhythm that is used in poetry.
A comparison of two things using "like" or "as."
Figurative Language
Found in poetry and descriptive writing, authors use it to ap…
Poetry
A type of writing that focuses on the expression of feelings…
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English Poetry Terms pt. 4
lyric poem
masculine rhyme
metaphor
meter
Any short poem that presents a single speaker who expresses t…
Rhyme that falls on the stressed and concluding syllables of…
A figurative use of language in which a comparison is express…
The repetition of a regular rhythmic unit in a line of poetry.
lyric poem
Any short poem that presents a single speaker who expresses t…
masculine rhyme
Rhyme that falls on the stressed and concluding syllables of…
56 terms
IB English 4 Poetry Terms
Form
Linear form
Circular form
antiphonal form
deals wth the poem's structure, orderly arrangement, pattern,…
lines with clear beginning, middle, and end
ideas come full circle
like a verse to a song
Form
deals wth the poem's structure, orderly arrangement, pattern,…
Linear form
lines with clear beginning, middle, and end
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IB English 4 Poetry Terms
Form
Traditional Patterns
Linear
Circular
Deals w/ poem's structure, orderly arrangement, pattern, style
Sonnet, ode, ballad, lyric, etc.
Lines w/ clear beginning, middle, and end
Ideas come full circle
Form
Deals w/ poem's structure, orderly arrangement, pattern, style
Traditional Patterns
Sonnet, ode, ballad, lyric, etc.
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Poetry Terms english 4 seminar
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison stated in such a way as to imply that one object…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
36 terms
English Poetry Terms 1-4
acrostic
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
poetry that certain letters, usually the first in each line f…
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…
acrostic
poetry that certain letters, usually the first in each line f…
alliteration
the repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
AP English 4 poetry vocab
Prose
Poetry
Foot
Meter
Is composed of words, phrases, sentences, paragraphs, and cha…
Is composed of syllables, feet, lines, stanzas, and cantos. I…
Is the basic building block of poetry, it is composed of a pa…
Is a pattern of beats or accents.
Prose
Is composed of words, phrases, sentences, paragraphs, and cha…
Poetry
Is composed of syllables, feet, lines, stanzas, and cantos. I…
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AP English 4 poetry terms
Petrarchan Sonnet (Italian Sonnet)
Spencerian Sonnet
Shakespearean Sonnet (English Sonnet)
Kenning
A poem of 14lines with Octave rhyming (abbaabba). It avoids c…
A poem of 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrains…
A poem with 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrain…
A figurative phrase used in Old Germanic languages as a simpl…
Petrarchan Sonnet (Italian Sonnet)
A poem of 14lines with Octave rhyming (abbaabba). It avoids c…
Spencerian Sonnet
A poem of 14 lines with 3 quatrains and 1 couplet. Quatrains…
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English 4 2015 26 poetry terms + 2
hyperbole
theme
trochee
style
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Central idea of a work of literature
A metrical foot consisting of one accented syllable followed…
a special way that a writer uses language: some examples are…
hyperbole
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
theme
Central idea of a work of literature
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English 1b Poetry (List 4)
quatrain
sestet
octave
extended metaphor
a stanza of four lines - shakespearean sonnets are 3 quatrain…
a stanza of 6 lines - the last 2 sections of a petrarchan son…
a stanza of 8 lines
poem that compares the same two issues throughout the poem
quatrain
a stanza of four lines - shakespearean sonnets are 3 quatrain…
sestet
a stanza of 6 lines - the last 2 sections of a petrarchan son…
10 terms
English 4 lit terms (Poetry)
End Rhyme
Internal rhyme
Satire
Iambic pentameter
Last syllables or words in two or more lines rhyme with each…
Middle words and end words rhymes with each other.
Expose or criticize foolishness and corruption of an individu…
A line that consists of ten syllables where the first is stre…
End Rhyme
Last syllables or words in two or more lines rhyme with each…
Internal rhyme
Middle words and end words rhymes with each other.
70 terms
AP English 4 - 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…
70 terms
AP English 4 - 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…
47 terms
AP English 4: Poetry Terms
end rhyme
exact rhyme
slant rhyme
eye rhyme
end words in a line rhyme in poem
when consonant and vowel sound the same (cow, now)
either consonants or vowels sound the same (face, house/sweat…
words look like they rhyme, but do not (love, move)
end rhyme
end words in a line rhyme in poem
exact rhyme
when consonant and vowel sound the same (cow, now)
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Poetry Terms English 4 AP
Lyric
Narrative
Sonnet
Ode
subjective, reflective poem with regular rhyme scheme and met…
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 poem with regular rhyme scheme and met…
Narrative
nondramatic, objective verse with regular rhyme scheme and me…
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English 4 AP - Poetry Terminology
Scansion
Monometer
Dimeter
Trimeter
System for describing meter of poetry
1 foot
2 foot
3 foot
Scansion
System for describing meter of poetry
Monometer
1 foot
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Gibson English poetry terms #4
Folk ballad
Literary ballad
Narrative poem
Limerick
A story told in verse and usually meant to be sung
Imitates the style of the folk ballad
A poem that tells a story
A type of light humorous poem
Folk ballad
A story told in verse and usually meant to be sung
Literary ballad
Imitates the style of the folk ballad
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