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English Final 16- Literature, Poetry and Drama Terms
fiction
short story
novel
historical fiction
genre of literature that portrays imaginary characters or eve…
a story that has a fully developed theme but is significantly…
a relatively long fictional prose narrative with a complex pl…
genre of fiction that is set in a past time and incorporates…
fiction
genre of literature that portrays imaginary characters or eve…
short story
a story that has a fully developed theme but is significantly…
110 terms
Poetry and Drama Terms AP English Literature
alliteration
allusion
amphribrach
anapest
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a metrical foot consisting of a stressed syllable between two…
a metrical foot consisting of two short or unstressed syllabl…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
17 terms
Literature: Poetry and Drama terms
Rhyme
Rhythm
End Rhyme
Meter
correspondence of sounds
regular recurrence of sounds
repetition of the accented or stressed vowel sound and all su…
measured rhythm of a poem
Rhyme
correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
regular recurrence of sounds
36 terms
World Literature - Drama & Poetry
aliteration
assonance
iambic pentameter
blank verse
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
repetition of similar vowel sounds
a poetic meter that is made up of 5 stressed syllables each f…
unrhymed iambic pentameter
aliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
assonance
repetition of similar vowel sounds
Drama, poetry, and literature terms
Tragedy
Soliloquy
Blank verse
Iambic pentameter
The story of a seemingly heroic figure who's major flaw cause…
A character speaking his/ her thoughts and feelings out loud
The form of poetry that most resembles natural speech
A type of meter that has five unstressed syllables, each foll…
Tragedy
The story of a seemingly heroic figure who's major flaw cause…
Soliloquy
A character speaking his/ her thoughts and feelings out loud
American Literature - Drama and poetry terms
Tragedy
Comedy
Dramatic irony
Dialogue
A serious play that ends in disaster or sorrow.
A lighthearted play intended to amuse the audience, which usu…
A situation in which the audience knows more than the charact…
A conversation between two characters.
Tragedy
A serious play that ends in disaster or sorrow.
Comedy
A lighthearted play intended to amuse the audience, which usu…
24 terms
Elements of literature, drama, and poetry
Allusion
Aside
Chorus
Comic relief
Reference to a well-known literary work, piece of art, or music
Characters lines that are spoken on stage, no other character…
1 actor who serves as narrator, provides info
Humerous scene, incident, or speech in the course of serious…
Allusion
Reference to a well-known literary work, piece of art, or music
Aside
Characters lines that are spoken on stage, no other character…
Elements of Drama, Poetry, and Literature
stanza
rhyme
repetition
imagery
how lines are grouped in poetry
the repetition of sounds at the end of words
repeating words, lines, and stanzas for emphasis
language that appeals to the reader's senses
stanza
how lines are grouped in poetry
rhyme
the repetition of sounds at the end of words
20 terms
AP English Literature Drama Terms
Aside
Monologue
Soliloquy
Allusion
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
(n.) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
A dramatic speech, revealing inner thoughts and feelings, spo…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Aside
A remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
Monologue
(n.) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
37 terms
elements of fiction (poetry, literature, drama)
dynamic character
static character
round character
flat character
develops through the course of the story
remain the same
more complexity/depth; contradicting or multiple traits
not a lot of description (1 or 2 traits)
dynamic character
develops through the course of the story
static character
remain the same
31 terms
English Drama/Poetry Review
Aggravating
Scene
Set
Playwright
irritating; annoying
how a drama is organized
The scenery, furniture used on a stage in a play
the author of a play
Aggravating
irritating; annoying
Scene
how a drama is organized
Intro to Literature Poetry and Drama terms
Lyric
Imagery
Metaphor
Similes
A poem, usually brief, that expresses states of mind and emot…
The collective set of images in a poem or other literary work.
A comparison or analogy stated in such a way as to imply that…
A comparison between two otherwise unalike objects or ideas b…
Lyric
A poem, usually brief, that expresses states of mind and emot…
Imagery
The collective set of images in a poem or other literary work.
20 terms
Poetry/Drama Terms- English
Pun
Oxymoron
Iambic pentameter
Rhyme scheme
Play on the multiple meanings of a word or on two words that…
A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
Line of poetry that contains five iambs
The pattern of end rhymes in a poem is called a
Pun
Play on the multiple meanings of a word or on two words that…
Oxymoron
A figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms ap…
18 terms
English vocab drama/poetry
A drama/dramatic literature
An aside
A soliloquy
A classical allusion
A play; a form of literature that is intended to be performed…
A dramatic device in which the character speaks his or her th…
A speech in a dramatic work in which the character speaks his…
A brief reference to a character or event found in Greek of R…
A drama/dramatic literature
A play; a form of literature that is intended to be performed…
An aside
A dramatic device in which the character speaks his or her th…
English Drama/Literature Terms
Aside
Tragedy
Foil
Soliloquy
In drama, short speech spoken by a character or directly to t…
In general a literary work in which the protagonist meets an…
Secondary character who contrasts with a major character
An extended speech delivered by a character alone onstage
Aside
In drama, short speech spoken by a character or directly to t…
Tragedy
In general a literary work in which the protagonist meets an…
40 terms
LA-British Literature: Middle English Drama
Quem Quaeritis Trope
Quem Quaeritis Trope
Mystery Play(s), Miracle Play(s), (and…
Miracle Play(s)
English drama began with the this trope that grew out of Ethe…
In this dramatic trope, two members of the church choir, dres…
The "Quem Quaeritis Trope" inspired the creation of these thr…
Term for medieval dramas based on the lives, miracles, and ma…
Quem Quaeritis Trope
English drama began with the this trope that grew out of Ethe…
Quem Quaeritis Trope
In this dramatic trope, two members of the church choir, dres…
32 terms
Lit: Element of Literature- Poetry and Drama
Motif
Subject
Theme
Tragic structure
Recurring idea, ex. In Romeo and Juliet- haste
Main idea of something
"Big idea" of a poem
...
Motif
Recurring idea, ex. In Romeo and Juliet- haste
Subject
Main idea of something
27 terms
Poetry/drama English test
Alliteration
Aside
Assonance
Blank verse
The repetition or initial constant sounds
A short speech delivered by an actor in a play, expressing th…
Is the repetition of vowel sounds followed by different conso…
Poetry written in unrhymed iamic pentameter lines
Alliteration
The repetition or initial constant sounds
Aside
A short speech delivered by an actor in a play, expressing th…
English 9 A: Drama and Poetry
Tragedy
Comedy
Drama
Act
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
A play which ends happily because the hero or heroine is able…
The genre of fiction that involves plays or productions perfo…
The major divisions or sections of a play, like chapters in a…
Tragedy
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
Comedy
A play which ends happily because the hero or heroine is able…
84 terms
Elements of Drama, Literature, Fiction, and Poetry
Act
scene
pit
pun
section of a play
division of an act
standing-room-only in front of the stage
a play on words
Act
section of a play
scene
division of an act
24 terms
Literature Terms Poetry & Drama (yellow terms)
allusion
biblical allusion
classical allusion
historical allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
reference from the bible, ex: eyes like heaven, the crowd par…
A reference to mythology, usually Greek or Roman
references to characters or events from history
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
biblical allusion
reference from the bible, ex: eyes like heaven, the crowd par…
English Drama/Poetry Terms
Aside
Catastrophe
Comedy
Comic Relief
A comment by a character to the audience that reveals his or…
The event of the dramatic action in a tragedy.
A lighthearted play that ends happily.
A humorous scene or incident that appears in a serious play t…
Aside
A comment by a character to the audience that reveals his or…
Catastrophe
The event of the dramatic action in a tragedy.
24 terms
English Poetry and Drama Terms
Alliteration
Aside
Assonance
Blank Verse
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
the repetition of the sound of a vowel
is a poem with no rhyme but does have iambic pentameter
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Aside
a remark or passage by a character in a play that is intended…
English Vocab drama & poetry
A drama/dramatic literature
an aside
A soliloquy
classical allusion
A play; A form of literature that is intended to be performed…
the character speaks his or her thoughts aloud meant to be he…
A speech in a dramatic work in which the character speaks his…
A brief reference to a character or event found in Greek or R…
A drama/dramatic literature
A play; A form of literature that is intended to be performed…
an aside
the character speaks his or her thoughts aloud meant to be he…
18 terms
English Poetry Drama Terms
Acts
Scenes
Dialogue
Stage directions
Major divisions of a play, containing two or more of them
Major divisions of a play, divide scenes, change of the signa…
Conversation between characters
The directions used to guide the actors on stage, telling the…
Acts
Major divisions of a play, containing two or more of them
Scenes
Major divisions of a play, divide scenes, change of the signa…
35 terms
Poetry and Drama Terms (English)
Act
Alliteration
Aside
Assonance
is a story written to be performed by actors
is the repetition of initial consonant sounds
is a short speech delivered by a character in a play in order…
is the repetition of vowel sounds followed by different coson…
Act
is a story written to be performed by actors
Alliteration
is the repetition of initial consonant sounds
20 terms
Voc English (drama&poetry)
A drama/dramatic literature
All nouns
An aside
A soliloquy
A play; a form of literature that is intended to be performed…
All nouns
A dramatic device in which the character speaks his or her th…
A speech in a dramatic work in which the character speaks his…
A drama/dramatic literature
A play; a form of literature that is intended to be performed…
All nouns
All nouns
18 terms
english poetry and drama terms
alliteration
allusion
foreshadow
hyperbole
the repetion of initial consonant sounds. writers use this to…
a reference to a well--known person, place, event, literary w…
the use in a literary work of clues that suggest events that…
a deliberate exaggeration or over statement. often used for c…
alliteration
the repetion of initial consonant sounds. writers use this to…
allusion
a reference to a well--known person, place, event, literary w…
English Vocabulary (drama and poetry)
Pun
Aside
Metaphor
Simile
a joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word
happens when a character's dialogue is spoken but not heard b…
A comparison not using "like" or "as"
a comparison of two things using "like" or "as."
Pun
a joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word
Aside
happens when a character's dialogue is spoken but not heard b…
20 terms
English- Drama and poetry unit
Drama
Thespis
Thespians
Staging
A literary work meant to be performed for an audience.
The Greek credited with developing modern theater.
The cast or characters in a play.
The lights, props, and sounds.
Drama
A literary work meant to be performed for an audience.
Thespis
The Greek credited with developing modern theater.
English: poetry and drama
Simile
Metaphor
Rhyme
Imagery
Has like and as in it and is used to describe something
A vivid picture in words
The sound of a part at the end of a sentence or verse
A picture in words
Simile
Has like and as in it and is used to describe something
Metaphor
A vivid picture in words
27 terms
English poetry/drama terms
Alliteration
Aside
Assonance
Blank verse
The repetition of initial consonant sound
A short speech delivered by an actor in a play
The repetition of vowels sounds followed by different consona…
Poetry written in Unrhymed iambic pentameter lines
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sound
Aside
A short speech delivered by an actor in a play
6 terms
poetry and drama for english
ballad
couplet
lyric
sonnet
a poem that tells a story in a rhythmic verse. It usually rhy…
Two lines of verse next to each other that rhyme. The lines i…
A repetitively short poem with one speaker who expresses thou…
A rhymed poem consisting of 14 lines. Originally love poems b…
ballad
a poem that tells a story in a rhythmic verse. It usually rhy…
couplet
Two lines of verse next to each other that rhyme. The lines i…
27 terms
English 9 Poetry/Drama
Alliteration
Aside
Assonance
Blank verse
Repitition of initial consonant sounds
Short speech delivered by an actor in a play, expressing the…
Repetition of vowel sounds followed by different consonants i…
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter lines
Alliteration
Repitition of initial consonant sounds
Aside
Short speech delivered by an actor in a play, expressing the…
English lit, drama and poetry
Robert j. Leeney:
A greek tradgedy
New american man, american dream post…
Peggy doyle:
"Mr williams does not mince words into his play nor does he i…
What type of playwrite is williams street car?
What type of contextual factors can i include in my essays??
"The cheif characters in 'A street car named desire' are a gi…
Robert j. Leeney:
"Mr williams does not mince words into his play nor does he i…
A greek tradgedy
What type of playwrite is williams street car?
English Poetry and Drama
Ways to establish rhythm
Meter
Stanza
Examples of types of poems
alliteration, rhyme, rhyme scheme, and repetition
A set number of stressed and unstressed syllables in each lin…
A set number of lines forming a pattern
Sonnet, narrative, haiku, acrostic, lyric, etc.
Ways to establish rhythm
alliteration, rhyme, rhyme scheme, and repetition
Meter
A set number of stressed and unstressed syllables in each lin…
121 terms
AP Literature-Prose, Drama & Poetry Terms
Act
Antagonist
Aside
Catastrophe
A division of a play.
The main opponent of the protagonist.
A remark in a play heard by the audience but not by other cha…
The denouement of a classical tragedy.
Act
A division of a play.
Antagonist
The main opponent of the protagonist.
Literature Drama-Poetry-Narrative prose
category
narrative prose
genre
tragedy
Gruppe, Kategorie
Erzählprosa
Gattung, Genre
Trauerspiel, Tragödie
category
Gruppe, Kategorie
narrative prose
Erzählprosa
29 terms
English 9/ Poetry and Drama Terms
Alliteration
Aside
Blank verse
Couplet
A succession of the same or similar consonant sounds at the b…
a line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended fo…
unrhymed verse (usually in iambic pentameter)
two rhyming lines in the same meter
Alliteration
A succession of the same or similar consonant sounds at the b…
Aside
a line spoken by an actor to the audience but not intended fo…
English Poetry & Drama Test
Denotation
Connotation
Imagery
Figure of Speech
Dictionary definition of word
emotional meaning of word
representation through language of sense experience
any way of saying something other than the ordinary way
Denotation
Dictionary definition of word
Connotation
emotional meaning of word
30 terms
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…
Literature Dates (poetry, prose & drama)
othello
sonnet 116
the bait
against constancy
1604
1609
1633
1678
othello
1604
sonnet 116
1609
20 terms
English Literature vocabulary (drama)
Stage
Angular
Rows
Range of sight
Scène
Carré
Rangs
Vu panorama
Stage
Scène
Angular
Carré
30 terms
IB English Literature: Drama - Tragedy Terminology
Exposition
Complication
Climax
Falling Action
Act I: creates mood, tone, setting; introduces characters and…
Act II: action rises and tension builds because of conflicts…
Act III: peak of action and the turning point of the play; ac…
Act IV: focuses on actions of the forces who oppose the prota…
Exposition
Act I: creates mood, tone, setting; introduces characters and…
Complication
Act II: action rises and tension builds because of conflicts…
(ENGLISH) 9. Literature: Drama
an act
a scene
the stage directions
a dialogue
un acte
une scène
les didascalies
un dialogue
an act
un acte
a scene
une scène
56 terms
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama and Writing - Poetry
verse
paraphrase
summary
theme
any single line of poetry; any composition in lines or more o…
restatement in one's own words of what we understand a litera…
brief condensation of the main idea or story of a literary work
generally recurring subject or idea conspicuously evident in…
verse
any single line of poetry; any composition in lines or more o…
paraphrase
restatement in one's own words of what we understand a litera…
26 terms
AS English Literature Terminology - Drama
Protagonist
Antagonist
Allegory
Stage Directions
The main character(s) of a play. Sometimes referred to as a '…
This refers to the character(s) of a play that directly oppos…
This is a symbolic narrative which implies a secondary meanin…
A playwright's descriptive or interpretative comments that pr…
Protagonist
The main character(s) of a play. Sometimes referred to as a '…
Antagonist
This refers to the character(s) of a play that directly oppos…
36 terms
English Poetry/Drama/Literary Terms
allusion
metric feet (iamb)
iambic pentameter
heroic couplet
reference to a well-known person, place, or event from histor…
regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables that giv…
the metrical pattern consisting of five iambs (10 syllables)…
a poem constructed from a sequence of rhyming pairs of iambic…
allusion
reference to a well-known person, place, or event from histor…
metric feet (iamb)
regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables that giv…
English literature: Drama
List 3 different types of drama
16th century ...
When did drama lose popularity
Drama in the 16th century: some key po…
- tragedy... -comedy... -reatoration comedy
Had popular drama
In the 19th century
-its origins go back to Ancient Greece and Rome... -Drama devel…
List 3 different types of drama
- tragedy... -comedy... -reatoration comedy
16th century ...
Had popular drama
8 terms
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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