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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…
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English Literature Poetry Vocab
Allusion
Apostrophe
Antithesis
Alliteration
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Apostrophe
A figure of speech in which someone absent or dead or somethi…
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English Literature: Poetry Terms
Verses
Stanzas
Couplet
Triplet
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
a two-line stanza that often rhymes (typically using end rhym…
a three-line stanza.
Verses
A single line of words, often a small piece in a full poem.
Stanzas
multiple verses arranged rhythmically
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AP English Literature (POETRY)
Alliteration
Allusion
Anapestic
Anaphora
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
unit of poetry consisting of two light syllables followed by…
Intentional repetition of beginning clauses in order to achie…
Alliteration
Repeating a consonant sound in close proximity to others, or…
Allusion
A casual reference in literature to a (noun) of literature, o…
English Literature Poetry Glossary
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Cinquain
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
a midline pause
a five-line stanza
Alliteration
a sentence where the beginning of each word sounds the same
Assonance
rhyming of vowel sounds but not consonants e.g. time and light
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AS English Literature Terminology - Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Repetition
Alliteration
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
This is a literary device where a particular word, event or s…
This is the repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the…
Simile
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
Metaphor
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
AS English Literature Poetry quotes
The Stolen Child - Full...
The Stolen Child - Come...
The Stolen Child - We...
The Stolen Child - He'll...
Full of berries And of reddest stolen cherries
Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild
We seek for slumbering trout And whispering in their ears Giv…
He'll hear no more the lowing of the calves on the warm hills…
The Stolen Child - Full...
Full of berries And of reddest stolen cherries
The Stolen Child - Come...
Come away, O human child! To the waters and the wild
English Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative
Epic
Lyric
Speaker
Tells a story
Long narrative, usually about heroic people and deeds
Shorter; songlike; no plot; speakers response to an event, pe…
Person created by the author, not necessarily the author
Narrative
Tells a story
Epic
Long narrative, usually about heroic people and deeds
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English Literature Poetry
Alternate rhyme
End-focus
Eye rhyme
Iambic
Rhyme is on every other line (abab)
Change in structure of the sentence to place emphasis on a cl…
Where the rhyme looks like it should rhyme but the sound is n…
One unstressed syllable followed one stressed syllable.
Alternate rhyme
Rhyme is on every other line (abab)
End-focus
Change in structure of the sentence to place emphasis on a cl…
English Literature Poetry Keywords
Metaphysical poets
Sonnets
Volta
Persona
A loose group of English lyric poets in the 17th century. Usu…
A 14 line poem that is usually written in iambic pentameter.…
A turning point in a poem
The narrator in the poem
Metaphysical poets
A loose group of English lyric poets in the 17th century. Usu…
Sonnets
A 14 line poem that is usually written in iambic pentameter.…
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English Literature: Poetry Glossary
Enjambement
Free verse
Quatrain
Rhyme
The continuation of a sentence over two lines (a run-on line)
Poetry without formal meter or rhyme patterns
A four-line stanza or grouping of four lines in a verse
Corresponding sounds in words, usually at the end of lines (t…
Enjambement
The continuation of a sentence over two lines (a run-on line)
Free verse
Poetry without formal meter or rhyme patterns
English - Literature & Poetry
Elegy
Ode
Aubade
Occasional poem
Poet mourns the death of a specific person
Long, formal, and serious in style, tone, and subject matter
Poem about morning, usually celebrating the coming of dawn
Written to celebrate a particular event or occasion
Elegy
Poet mourns the death of a specific person
Ode
Long, formal, and serious in style, tone, and subject matter
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English Literature Poetry Terms
Caesura
Enjambment
End- stop
Conceit
...
...
...
...
Caesura
...
Enjambment
...
AP English Literature- Poetry
vinter
anodyne
reprise
atavism
Someone who makes wine
something that calms or soothes pain
repetition, especially of a piece of music
resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; rever…
vinter
Someone who makes wine
anodyne
something that calms or soothes pain
English Literature Poetry Quotes
Ozymandias
London
The Prelude
My Last Duchess
"Boundless and bare."... "My name is Ozymandias"
"Blackening church appalls"
"Like a swan."... "Troubled pleasure"
Dramatic monologue.... "Then all smiles stopped together."... "As…
Ozymandias
"Boundless and bare."... "My name is Ozymandias"
London
"Blackening church appalls"
AP English Literature Poetry Terms
allusion
apostrophe
cacophony
conceit
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
a harsh, unpleasant combination of sounds or tones
an ingenious and fanciful notion or conception, usually expre…
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
apostrophe
a figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
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english literature conflict poetry
the falling leaves
futility
mametz wood
come on come back
meaning :: ... language :: extended metaphor -' I saw the brown…
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai :: the themes of…
meaning :: ... language ::personification- the earth is personi…
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai ::
the falling leaves
meaning :: ... language :: extended metaphor -' I saw the brown…
futility
meaning ::... language :: ... structure ::... fai :: the themes of…
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English: Literature (Poetry Terms)
narrative type
dramatic type
lyric type
meter
tells a story
uses the techniques of drama to present the speech of one or…
expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker
regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllable's in each…
narrative type
tells a story
dramatic type
uses the techniques of drama to present the speech of one or…
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English Literature - Poetry
Alliteration
Anaphora
Assonance
Ballad
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of a l…
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas. Written in…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Anaphora
Repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of a l…
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English Poetry and Literature Terms
alliteration
assonance
eye rhyme
hyperbole
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
a similarity between words in spelling but not in pronunciati…
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
assonance
in poetry, the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthon…
6 terms
English Literature- POETRY- Poetry Quotes
Whoso list to Hunt ... (4)
Sonnet 116... (3- one long)
The Flea ... (5-one long)
To His Coy Mistress... (4- one long)
Whoso list to hunt I know where is an hind... Fainting I follow…
Let me not to the marriage of two minds, admit impediments, l…
"how little that which thou denyest me is" ... "And in this flea…
had we but world enough and time, this coyness lady were no c…
Whoso list to Hunt ... (4)
Whoso list to hunt I know where is an hind... Fainting I follow…
Sonnet 116... (3- one long)
Let me not to the marriage of two minds, admit impediments, l…
23 terms
English Final Poetry/Literature Devices
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Rhythm/Rhyme
comparison of two things using "like" or "as" (ex: "she is li…
comparison of two things that are unrelated but share some co…
giving human characteristics to something non-human (ex: "The…
repeated pattern of sounds/words (ex: "Humpty Dumpty sat on a…
Simile
comparison of two things using "like" or "as" (ex: "she is li…
Metaphor
comparison of two things that are unrelated but share some co…
Oly AP English Literature: Poetry
alliteration
assonance
blank verse
cacophony
use of the same sound at the beginning of each stressed sylla…
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of…
unrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
use of words and phrases that imply strong, unpleasant sounds
alliteration
use of the same sound at the beginning of each stressed sylla…
assonance
the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of…
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GCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY VOCAB
Rhyme Scheme
Internal rhyme
Imperfect rhyme
Iambic pentameter
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Rhyme within a sentance
Consonant sounds similar, but not the vowels
Line made up of 10 alternating stressed and unstressed syllab…
Rhyme Scheme
Patterns of rhyme between lines of a poem
Internal rhyme
Rhyme within a sentance
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GCSE English Literature Poetry techniques
metaphor
simile
alliteration
onomatopoeia
a comparison of two unrelated things ( not using the words 'l…
a comparison of two unrelated things (using the words 'like'…
repetition of the same letter or sound
a word that imitated the word it represents
metaphor
a comparison of two unrelated things ( not using the words 'l…
simile
a comparison of two unrelated things (using the words 'like'…
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English Literature Poetry Glossary
alliteration
assonance
blank verse
caesura
words that are next to each other starting with the same soun…
where words share the same vowel sound but have different con…
poetry written in iambic pentameter that doesn't rhyme
a pause in a line of poetry
alliteration
words that are next to each other starting with the same soun…
assonance
where words share the same vowel sound but have different con…
13 terms
english literature poetry techniques
alliteration
anthropomorphism
assonance
blank verse
words that start with the same letter
giving inanimate object animalistic traits
words that share the same vowel sound
poetry that doesn't rhyme but has a regular rhythm
alliteration
words that start with the same letter
anthropomorphism
giving inanimate object animalistic traits
English Literature - Poetry Quotes
'firmness of the edges can convince yo…
'but heaven like hell is untidy'
'she dropped her burden'
'outside it people eat, sleep, love no…
War Photographer
War Photographer
War Photographer
War Photographer
'firmness of the edges can convince yo…
War Photographer
'but heaven like hell is untidy'
War Photographer
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English Literature - Poetry Quotes
Ozymandias - language
Ozymandias - structure
Ozymandias - form
London - language
King of kings - repetition
Colossal wreck - juxtaposition
I met a... far away - sonnet
Runs in blood down palace walls - metaphor
Ozymandias - language
King of kings - repetition
Ozymandias - structure
Colossal wreck - juxtaposition
Poetry Terms- English Literature
Allegory
Allusion
Anapest
apostrophe
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Reference to something in literature and history
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables.
speaking directly to someone not present
Allegory
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Allusion
Reference to something in literature and history
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AP English Literature Poetry Terms
enjambment
apostrophe
denotation
blank verse
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
an address or invocation to something that is inanimate
a direct and specific meaning, often reffered to as the dicti…
the verse form consisting of unrhymed lines in iambic pentame…
enjambment
the continuation of a sentence from one line of a poem to the…
apostrophe
an address or invocation to something that is inanimate
16 terms
English Poetry Literature Terms
speaker
situation
tone
figurative laguage
the poet or persona (character created by the poet) speaking…
what, where when poem took place, occasion, what happened tha…
speaker's altitude towards the subject of the poem.
use language beyond the denotative meaning.
speaker
the poet or persona (character created by the poet) speaking…
situation
what, where when poem took place, occasion, what happened tha…
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Poetry Terms- English Literature
Allegory
Allusion
Anapest
apostrophe
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Reference to something in literature and history
a metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables.
speaking directly to someone not present
Allegory
A poem that can be interpreted to have hidden meaning (politi…
Allusion
Reference to something in literature and history
English Literature Poetry
Maya Angelou
Edgar Allan Poe
Sarojini Naidu
Seamus Heaney
Civil rights, racism, family, identity, travel
Macabre, mystery
Women's empowerment movement, social welfare
Irish countryside
Maya Angelou
Civil rights, racism, family, identity, travel
Edgar Allan Poe
Macabre, mystery
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AP English Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative poetry
Lyric poetry
Ballad
Romance
Stress story and action. Adventerous tales. Include the epic,…
Stress emotion and song. The story revolves around the song.…
Know for repetition, action, simple language, and little char…
Adventure is the central feature, complex plot, with magical…
Narrative poetry
Stress story and action. Adventerous tales. Include the epic,…
Lyric poetry
Stress emotion and song. The story revolves around the song.…
64 terms
English Literature -- poetry Unit
Poetry
Verse
Paraphrase
Summary
Rhythmical composition of words expressing an attitude, desig…
Refers to ang single line of poetry or any composition writte…
Restatement in ones own words of what is understood of a poem…
Brief considerarion of the main idea, or plot of work. Less d…
Poetry
Rhythmical composition of words expressing an attitude, desig…
Verse
Refers to ang single line of poetry or any composition writte…
English Literature - Poetry
Repetition
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
The action of repeating something that's already been said or…
A thing regarded as representative of symbolic of something e…
The comparison of one thing with another thing of a different…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Repetition
The action of repeating something that's already been said or…
Metaphor
A thing regarded as representative of symbolic of something e…
English Literature - Poetry
Manhunt
Harmonium
Hour
To His Coy Mistress
Compare with Quickdraw... - development of speaker's efforts to…
Compare with Sonnet 43... - love ... - form used to show intimacy…
Compare with Sonnet 116... - ideas about consistency of real lo…
Compare with Farmer's Bride ... - nature ... - menacing tone ... -…
Manhunt
Compare with Quickdraw... - development of speaker's efforts to…
Harmonium
Compare with Sonnet 43... - love ... - form used to show intimacy…
(ENGLISH) 9. Literature: Poetry
a line, a verse
a stranza
a rhyme
to rhyme
un vers
une strophe
une rime
rimer
a line, a verse
un vers
a stranza
une strophe
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English Literature Key Terms (Poetry)
Assonance
Sibilance
Ballad
Couplet
Repetition of vowel sounds
A type of alliteration in which the "s" sound is repeated.
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds
Sibilance
A type of alliteration in which the "s" sound is repeated.
12 terms
GCSE English Literature Conflict poetry
Futility
Poppies
next to of course god america i
The Yellow Palm
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
Subverted sonnet to convey anger.... First person dramatic monol…
Ballad: the story of an individual or group of "normal" peopl…
Futility
Uses half rhyme to make the more conversational and less form…
Poppies
Irregular rhyme and rhythm to convey a personal story and nar…
19 terms
English Literature Unit 4 Poetry
Poetry
Rhyme
Rhythm
Repetition
A type of literature in which the rythms and sounds of words…
The repetition of sounds at the ends of words such as pool, r…
The beat created by the pattern of stressed and unstressed sy…
Use of any element of language a sound, word, phrase, clause,…
Poetry
A type of literature in which the rythms and sounds of words…
Rhyme
The repetition of sounds at the ends of words such as pool, r…
64 terms
English and American Literature - Poetry
poetry
characteristics of poetry
Ballad
ballad meter
usally without a story
musicality, metre, rhythm, (relative) brevity, ... deviation of…
popular/traditional form of epic (narrative) poetry with orig…
quatrains of alternating lines of iambic tetrameter and iambi…
poetry
usally without a story
characteristics of poetry
musicality, metre, rhythm, (relative) brevity, ... deviation of…
English Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Caesura
Enjambment
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
A short but definite pause used for effect within a line of p…
A line having no end punctuation but running over to the next…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical consonant sounds, most often the…
Assonance
The repetition of identical vowel sounds in different words i…
English Literature Poetry IGCSE Revision
Sujata Bhatt Information
What's the poem 'A Different History'…
What are the main themes in the poem '…
What's the form of the poem 'A Differe…
-Wrote a 'A Different History' ... - Born in India, but moved to…
- how cultural context affects ones society... - begins by being…
-religion/culutre... -identity/language... -nature... -history/time
-two contrasting stanzas: both in terms of content and tone =…
Sujata Bhatt Information
-Wrote a 'A Different History' ... - Born in India, but moved to…
What's the poem 'A Different History'…
- how cultural context affects ones society... - begins by being…
CSET English Literature/Poetry
Anapest
Antihero
Assonance
Ballad
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
A protagonist who carries the action of the literary piece bu…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
A narrative poem, often set to music. Were used to relate tal…
Anapest
A metrical foot consisting of two unaccented syllables follow…
Antihero
A protagonist who carries the action of the literary piece bu…
83 terms
Poetry Terms AP English Literature
Alliteration
Allusion
Amphibrach
Anapestic
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
A metrical foot consisting of a stressed syllable between two…
A metrical foot consisting of two short syllables followed by…
Alliteration
The repetition of identical or similar consonant sounds, norm…
Allusion
A reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
English Literature-Poetry facts
born in 1788, died in 1824... romantic po…
Cousin Kate... pre-raphelites
Half-caste... Born in south america in 19…
Exposure ... soldier in WW1... died a week b…
Lord Byron
Christina Rossetti
John Agard
Wilfred Owen
born in 1788, died in 1824... romantic po…
Lord Byron
Cousin Kate... pre-raphelites
Christina Rossetti
GCSE AQA english literature poetry
Iambic tetrameter
Enjambement
Caesura
Tercets
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Run on lines
A sudden stop in a line
Stanzas with 3 lines
Iambic tetrameter
Poetry written with 4 beats a line (8 syllables)
Enjambement
Run on lines
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AICE English Literature Poetry Terms
Ballad
Didactic Poetry
Epic
Epigram
Popular narrative song passed down orally.
Poetry that instructs.
Long, narrative poem in which a heroic protagonist engages in…
Short, often witty poem.
Ballad
Popular narrative song passed down orally.
Didactic Poetry
Poetry that instructs.
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