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Poetry Flashcards
Poet
Poem
Simile
Metaphor
a person that writes poetry
a group of words that uses figurative language and adds meaning
comparing two unlike things using "like" or "as"
comparing two unlike things that do not use like or as
Poet
a person that writes poetry
Poem
a group of words that uses figurative language and adds meaning
Poetry flashcards
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
Compares two unlike things using like or as
Compares two things not using like or as
Giving human traits to animals or other nonhuman things
Using exaggeration to create a special effect
Simile
Compares two unlike things using like or as
Metaphor
Compares two things not using like or as
Poetry Flashcards
imagery
figures of speech
simile
metaphor
language that appeals to the senses
a word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another…
a comparison between two unlike things using a word such as l…
an imaginative comparison between two unlike things in which…
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
figures of speech
a word or phrase that describes one thing in terms of another…
Poetry Flashcard
Poetry
stanza
free verse
rhythm
A kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of…
A group of consecutive lines in a poem that form a single unit.
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
Poetry
A kind of rhythmic, compressed language that uses figures of…
stanza
A group of consecutive lines in a poem that form a single unit.
Poetry Flashcards
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
The repetition of a sound a vowel or diphthong in nonrhyming…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Poetry Flashcards
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
The repetition of a sound a vowel or diphthong in nonrhyming…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
34 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Assonance
Allusion
Cliche
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
the repetition of a sound of a vowel or diphthong in non-rhym…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays lack of orig…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Assonance
the repetition of a sound of a vowel or diphthong in non-rhym…
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Interpret
Poet
Figurative language
simile
to explain or figure out something
author of a poem
language used by authors to create a picture in the reader's…
a comparison made between two things that are really not alik…
Interpret
to explain or figure out something
Poet
author of a poem
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Assonance
The repetition of the same consonant sounds in a sequence of…
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
The deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginnin…
The repetition of internal vowel sounds in nearby words that…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonant sounds in a sequence of…
Allusion
A brief reference to a person, place, thing, event, or idea i…
Poetry flashcards
Lyric poetry
Narrative poetry
Idiom
Tone
Aimed at expressing speakers emotions or thoughts and doesnt…
Poetry that tells a story (epic and ballad are 2 types)
Expression that means something different from the literal me…
Writers attitude toward subject or toward audience
Lyric poetry
Aimed at expressing speakers emotions or thoughts and doesnt…
Narrative poetry
Poetry that tells a story (epic and ballad are 2 types)
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Couplet
Epic
Haiku
Sonnet
A pair of two lines, usually of same length and meter
Long narratives about gods and other heros
Written with three lines that follow a five, seven, and five…
A fourteen-lined lyric poem written in iambic pentameter. The…
Couplet
A pair of two lines, usually of same length and meter
Epic
Long narratives about gods and other heros
Poetry flashcards
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…
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Dramatic Poetry
Lyrical Poetry
Narrative Poetry
Connotation
Dramatizes action though dialogue or monologue
Expresses personal thoughts and emotions
tells a story
The way a word makes us feel
Dramatic Poetry
Dramatizes action though dialogue or monologue
Lyrical Poetry
Expresses personal thoughts and emotions
21 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poem
Figurative Language
Personification
Metaphor
"The Charge of the Light Brigade"
Idioms
The sun smiled.
Comparing not using like or as
Poem
"The Charge of the Light Brigade"
Figurative Language
Idioms
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Stanza
Free verse
Rhythm
Meter
In a poem a group of consecutive lines that form a single unit.
Poetry without a regular meter or a rhyme scheme.
A musical quality produce by the repetition of stressed and u…
The most obvious kind of rhythm. the regular pattern of stres…
Stanza
In a poem a group of consecutive lines that form a single unit.
Free verse
Poetry without a regular meter or a rhyme scheme.
9 terms
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Hyperbole
Metaphor
Simile
Imagery
An exaggeration
A comparison of 2 things that are normally unrelated
A comparison of 2 things that are normally unrelated and cont…
Language that causes people to imagine pictures in their mind
Hyperbole
An exaggeration
Metaphor
A comparison of 2 things that are normally unrelated
24 terms
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Poetry
Poetic license
Theme
Stanza
Special use of words to convey images, ideas or emotion
To use language in unconventional ways in order to achieve sp…
Like a base and supports the whole story
Group of lines in a poem
Poetry
Special use of words to convey images, ideas or emotion
Poetic license
To use language in unconventional ways in order to achieve sp…
8 terms
Poetry flashcard
Novel
Drama
Prose
Satire
A work of fiction that is longer and more complex than a shor…
A story that is written Tobe acted out in front of an audience
The ordinary form of spoken and written language; that is, la…
A type of writing that makes fun of human weakness in order t…
Novel
A work of fiction that is longer and more complex than a shor…
Drama
A story that is written Tobe acted out in front of an audience
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Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that express ideas feelings or tells a s…
The author of the poem
The "narrator" of the poem
The appearance of the words on a page
Poetry
A type of literature that express ideas feelings or tells a s…
Poet
The author of the poem
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Rhyme scheme
Metaphor
Stanza
Diction
The pattern of rhyme at the end of the linea in a poem.
Makes comparison between two things without using the words l…
A set of lines in a poem, stanza in a poem are the equivalent…
The type of word writer uses to evoke certain feelings.
Rhyme scheme
The pattern of rhyme at the end of the linea in a poem.
Metaphor
Makes comparison between two things without using the words l…
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Poetry
form
descriptive
Poetry is literature that uses few words to tell the reader... i…
Poems may or may not rhyme.... Most poems were written to be rea…
the type of poem
describes the world that surrounds the speaker
Poetry
Poetry is literature that uses few words to tell the reader... i…
Poetry
Poems may or may not rhyme.... Most poems were written to be rea…
31 terms
POETRY FLASHCARDS
Poetry
Poetry
Poetry
Poetry
is literature that uses few words
ideas ... feelings
may or may not rhyme
were written to be read aloud.
Poetry
is literature that uses few words
Poetry
ideas ... feelings
Poetry Flashcards
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Alliteration
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Metaphor
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Poetry Flashcards
metaphor
simile
allusion
personification
Comparing two or more subjects without "like" or "as"
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as"
A reference to a person, place, event or phrase. Helps the wr…
Giving a non-human object human traits and characteristics.
metaphor
Comparing two or more subjects without "like" or "as"
simile
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as"
Poetry Flashcards
metaphor
simile
allusion
personification
Comparing two or more subjects without using "like" or "as"
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as
A reference to a person, place, event, or phrase. Helps the w…
Gives a non-human object human traits and characteristics
metaphor
Comparing two or more subjects without using "like" or "as"
simile
Comparison of two things using "like" or "as
Poetry Flashcards
metaphor
simile
hyperbole
personification
a type of figurative language in which two unlike objects are…
a type of figurative language in which two unlike objects are…
a type of figurative language that uses exaggeration to expre…
a type of figurative language that gives human qualities to a…
metaphor
a type of figurative language in which two unlike objects are…
simile
a type of figurative language in which two unlike objects are…
30 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Ambiguity
Assonance
Concrete Poem
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beggining 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 beggining of words
Ambiguity
A statement that has a double meaning or a meaning that canno…
Poetry Flashcards
Stanza
Ode
Rhyme Scheme
Analogy
A group of lines that form a unit
poem that pays tribute to someone or something important to t…
the pattern of end rhymes in a poem and uses letters to be id…
a comparison made between two things to show how they are ali…
Stanza
A group of lines that form a unit
Ode
poem that pays tribute to someone or something important to t…
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Alliteration
Onomantopoeia
Imagery
Metaphor
Repetition of consonant letters
a literary device wherin the the sound of a word echoes the s…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant letters
Onomantopoeia
a literary device wherin the the sound of a word echoes the s…
15 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Simile
Metaphor
Alliteration
Assonance
Comparing two things using like or as
Comparing two things without using like or as
Repetition of initial sounds in the beginning of a word
Repetition of internal vowel sounds
Simile
Comparing two things using like or as
Metaphor
Comparing two things without using like or as
15 terms
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Poetry
Stanzas
Denotation
Connotation
Rhythmic compressed language
A poem that form a unit
Dictionary definition of a word
Emotions or associations attached to certain
Poetry
Rhythmic compressed language
Stanzas
A poem that form a unit
26 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Meter
Foot
Iamb
Trochee
The rhythm of a piece of poetry Ex: Come live | with me | and…
The basic unit of measurement of syllables Ex: lamb, trochee
Metrical foot used in poetry Ex: delight
Metrical foot consisting of a stressed symbol and follow by a…
Meter
The rhythm of a piece of poetry Ex: Come live | with me | and…
Foot
The basic unit of measurement of syllables Ex: lamb, trochee
19 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Catalogues
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repetition of vowel sounds
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas
A poem built on a list of images
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds
Poetry flashcards
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that expresses ideas,feelings,or tells a…
The poet is the author of the poem
The speaker of the poem is the narrator of the poem
The appearance of the words on the page
Poetry
A type of literature that expresses ideas,feelings,or tells a…
Poet
The poet is the author of the poem
7 terms
Poetry flashcards
Acrostic
Free verse
Ode
Sonnet
The first word of every sentence spells out a word
No rhyme or meter
A poem that usually praises an objects
14 verse poem in two parts
Acrostic
The first word of every sentence spells out a word
Free verse
No rhyme or meter
31 terms
Poetry flashcards
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
A comparison of two unlike things that uses words such as lik…
A comparison of two unlike things that does not use like, as,…
Giving human traits/characteristics to objects or animals
An exaggeration or overstatement used for emphasis
Simile
A comparison of two unlike things that uses words such as lik…
Metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things that does not use like, as,…
poetry flashcards
alliteration
metaphor
simile
stanza
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
a figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly…
an arrangement of a certain number of lines usually four or m…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
36 terms
Poetry Flashcards
quatrain
alliteration
hyperbole/... exaggeration
metaphor
definition: a stanza or poem of four lines, usually ending wi…
definition: the repetition of consonant sounds in words that…
definition: overstating something for the purpose of creating…
definition: an imaginative comparison between two unlike thin…
quatrain
definition: a stanza or poem of four lines, usually ending wi…
alliteration
definition: the repetition of consonant sounds in words that…
16 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Allusion
Figurative Language
Iambic Pentameter
The repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of words.
A reference in a work of literature to a well-know character,…
Non literal words or phrases to create mental images that con…
Most common arrangement in English verse. It is a line that i…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of words.
Allusion
A reference in a work of literature to a well-know character,…
Poetry Flashcards
Intonation
Stress
Pitch
Speed
Shaping of the sound of words so as to convey different emoti…
Emphasis given to a syllable to make it stand out.
Note (sound frequency) of the sound.
How quickly the sounds are produced.
Intonation
Shaping of the sound of words so as to convey different emoti…
Stress
Emphasis given to a syllable to make it stand out.
Poetry Flashcards
Antecedent
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Iamb
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
A regular pattern of rhyming words in a poem
Pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
Definition- (n.) A poetic meter consisting of five poetic "fe…
Antecedent
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
Rhyme Scheme
A regular pattern of rhyming words in a poem
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Quatrain
Couplet
Made English Sonnets
Petrarch
4 lines
2 lines
Shakespeare
Created Italian Sonnets
Quatrain
4 lines
Couplet
2 lines
28 terms
Flashcards Poetry
intonation
stress
pitch
speed
The process where words are shaped by attitudes and emotions…
The emphasis, or intensity we give to a syllable relative to…
The note or sound frequency of the voice.
The quickness or slowness, also called the rate at which soun…
intonation
The process where words are shaped by attitudes and emotions…
stress
The emphasis, or intensity we give to a syllable relative to…
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Stanza
Free Verse
Rhythm
is a kind of rhythmic compressed language that uses figures o…
a group of consecutive lines that form a single unit.
poetry without a regular meter or a rhyme scheme.
a musical quality produced by repetition of stressed and unst…
Poetry
is a kind of rhythmic compressed language that uses figures o…
Stanza
a group of consecutive lines that form a single unit.
26 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Repetition of a vowel sounds within two or more words in clos…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Alliteration
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
16 terms
Poetry flashcards
Alitteration
Form
Line
Stanza
Repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words.
The way a poem looks on a page
Can be a single word, a sentance, or part of a sentance
Lines arranged into groups.
Alitteration
Repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words.
Form
The way a poem looks on a page
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Poetic liscense
Theme
Stanza
The special use of words to convey images, ideas or emotions
The liberty taken by poets to depart from fact and to use lan…
An underlying in a work of literature or poetry; everything i…
A group of lines in a poem; analogues to a paragraphs in pros…
Poetry
The special use of words to convey images, ideas or emotions
Poetic liscense
The liberty taken by poets to depart from fact and to use lan…
10 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Repetition
End Rhyme
Stanza
Rhyme
A sound, word, or phrase that is repeated for emphasis
The rhyming words are at the end of the lines
A group of two or more lines that make a unit in a poem
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
Repetition
A sound, word, or phrase that is repeated for emphasis
End Rhyme
The rhyming words are at the end of the lines
36 terms
Poetry Flashcards
quatrain
alliteration
hyperbole/exaggeration
metaphor
definition: a stanza or poem of four line, usually ending wit…
definition: the repetition of consonant sounds in words that…
definition: overstating something, usually for the purpose of…
definition: A short, direct comparison of the characteristics…
quatrain
definition: a stanza or poem of four line, usually ending wit…
alliteration
definition: the repetition of consonant sounds in words that…
19 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Assonance
Diction
Figurative Language
the repetition of a consonant sound: 'blue in rubber boot'.
the repetition of vowel sounds in words: Know, Though
the choice and use of words or phrases
is non-literal expressions to get across certain ideas or thi…
Alliteration
the repetition of a consonant sound: 'blue in rubber boot'.
Assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds in words: Know, Though
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