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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
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 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…
15 terms
Poetry Unit Flashcards
Poetry
Blank Verse
Free Verse
Rhymed Verse
a form of literature that appeals to our emotions and imagina…
doesn't have a rhyming pattern, but it does have rhythm
doesn't rhyme or have a set rhythm; "free flowing"
has a rhyming pattern and set rhythm
Poetry
a form of literature that appeals to our emotions and imagina…
Blank Verse
doesn't have a rhyming pattern, but it does have rhythm
7 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Narrative poetry
Lyric poetry
Dramatic poetry
one of the three major genres, or forms, of literature, along…
tells a story, it includes ballads, epics, and a verse romances
expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, it i…
uses techniques of drama to present the speech of one or more…
Poetry
one of the three major genres, or forms, of literature, along…
Narrative poetry
tells a story, it includes ballads, epics, and a verse romances
57 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feeling, or tells…
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, feeling, or tells…
Poet
The author of the poem
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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…
12 terms
Poetry Flashcards
narrative poetry
dramatic poetry
lyric poetry
rhyme
Poetry that tells a story
Poetry that involves the techniques of drama
A short poem in which a single speaker expresses personal tho…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
narrative poetry
Poetry that tells a story
dramatic poetry
Poetry that involves the techniques of drama
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poetry flashcards
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
22 terms
Poetry flashcards
Stanza
Couplet
Connotation
Denotation
A paragraph In poetry
Two lines that rhyme at the end
Second meaning of something
Literal meaning of something
Stanza
A paragraph In poetry
Couplet
Two lines that rhyme at the end
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Poetry Flashcards
Imagery
Metaphors
Onomatopoeia
Rhyme
The formation of mental images, figures, or likeness of thing…
A figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to so…
The formation of a word, as cuckoo, meow, honk, or boom, by i…
Identity in sound of some part, especially the end, of words…
Imagery
The formation of mental images, figures, or likeness of thing…
Metaphors
A figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to so…
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rhyme
rhythm
imagery
Theme
correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words,
a strong, regular repeated pattern of movement or sound
the formation of mental images, figures, or likenesses of thi…
a short melodic subject from which variations are developed.
rhyme
correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words,
rhythm
a strong, regular repeated pattern of movement or sound
39 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Dirge
Alliteration
Assonance
Cacophony
A hymn or song, meant to be sung. Often used at funerals
repetition of consonant sounds in words near each other
A reptition of the same vowel sounds in words near eachother
Author combines jarring or harsh sounds, so it is difficult t…
Dirge
A hymn or song, meant to be sung. Often used at funerals
Alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds in words near each other
64 terms
Poetry flashcards
Point of view
Lyric poetry
Haiku
Denotation
The narrators position in relation to the story being told
A short poem where a single speaker presents a state of mind…
Short poem consisting of 3 lines with 5 syllables and last li…
A meaning as defined by the dictionary
Point of view
The narrators position in relation to the story being told
Lyric poetry
A short poem where a single speaker presents a state of mind…
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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 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
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POETRY FLASHCARDS
COUPLET
OCTAVE
QUATRAIN
REFRAIN
A pair of TWO lines in a poem that contain end RHYMES
A stanza or a poem that contains EIGHT lines
A stanza or poem that contains FOUR lines
Phrases or lines of poetry that are REPEATED in the poem
COUPLET
A pair of TWO lines in a poem that contain end RHYMES
OCTAVE
A stanza or a poem that contains EIGHT lines
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Poetry flashcards
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Hyperbole
Words that start with the same sound to create emphasis and a…
A repetition of vowel sounds within syllables with changing c…
Repetition of consonants anywhere within words... Example: gloom…
The use of exaggeration often go create an impact on readers…
Alliteration
Words that start with the same sound to create emphasis and a…
Assonance
A repetition of vowel sounds within syllables with changing c…
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Poetry Flashcards
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Alliteration
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Metaphor
...
Simile
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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
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…
15 terms
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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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
Poetry Flashcards
Open form poetry
Free Verse
blank verse
villanelle
An open form does not have an established pattern to it, whet…
Nonmetrical, nonrhyming lines that closely follow the natural…
Blank verse is unrhyming iambic pentameter.... Ex: Something the…
A French verse form consisting of five three-line stanzas and…
Open form poetry
An open form does not have an established pattern to it, whet…
Free Verse
Nonmetrical, nonrhyming lines that closely follow the natural…
17 terms
Poetry flashcards
Rhyme scheme
Metaphor
Diction
Hiperbole
The pattern of rhyme at the end of the lines in a poem.
Makes comparison between two things without using the words l…
The type of words writer uses to evoke certain feelings
Figure of speech that is grossly excaderated
Rhyme scheme
The pattern of rhyme at the end of the lines in a poem.
Metaphor
Makes comparison between two things without using the words l…
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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Poetry flashcards
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…
25 terms
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…
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poetry flashcards
Poem
Imagery
Rhyme scheme
Rhyme
A piece or writing that has qualities of a song
Visually descriptive or figurative language especially in a l…
A strong regular repeter pattern or movement or sound
Corriponce between words or the ending of words
Poem
A piece or writing that has qualities of a song
Imagery
Visually descriptive or figurative language especially in a l…
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…
11 terms
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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Poetry Flashcards
caesura
conceit
enjambment
epiphany
a division made by the ending of a word within a foot, or som…
the use of such metaphors as a literary characteristic, espec…
the running on of the thought from one line, couplet, or stan…
a literary work or section of a work presenting, usually symb…
caesura
a division made by the ending of a word within a foot, or som…
conceit
the use of such metaphors as a literary characteristic, espec…
17 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Meter
Stanza
the pattern of rhyme in a poem or song. Usually it's characte…
the recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in…
another word for rhythm
one of the divisions of a poem, usually characterized by a co…
Rhyme Scheme
the pattern of rhyme in a poem or song. Usually it's characte…
Rhythm
the recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in…
15 terms
Poetry flashcards..
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
30 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Amiguity
Assonance
Concrete Poem
Consonance
a statement that ha a double meaning or a meaning that cannot…
The repetition of vowel sounds within non rhyming words
A poem that ha bee printed or written in a shape that suggest…
The repetition of consonant sounds within and at the end of w…
Amiguity
a statement that ha a double meaning or a meaning that cannot…
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds within non rhyming words
14 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Personification
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
When an inanimate object has humanistic features
When you compare using 'like' or 'as'
A comparison using 'is' or 'are'; when one thing is said to b…
Exaggeration for dramatic effect
Personification
When an inanimate object has humanistic features
Simile
When you compare using 'like' or 'as'
24 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Line
Imagery
repetition
A form of literature using imagery and rhythm for meaning
A group of words in a row in a poem
Words that represent objects actions and ideas that appeal to…
repeating an important idea, sound, word, or phrase
Poetry
A form of literature using imagery and rhythm for meaning
Line
A group of words in a row in a poem
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,…
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,…
27 terms
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
Quatrain
Couplet
Made English Sonnets
Petrarch
4 lines
2 lines
Shakespeare
Created Italian Sonnets
Quatrain
4 lines
Couplet
2 lines
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Poetry Flashcards
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
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Poetry Flashcards
Personification
Metaphor
Alliteration
Consonance
Give non-human like objects human actions
A comparison that doesn't use like or as
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in stressed syllab…
The repetition of final consonant sounds in stressed syllable…
Personification
Give non-human like objects human actions
Metaphor
A comparison that doesn't use like or as
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
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