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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
28 terms
Poetry flashcards
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
Poetry Flashcards
Intonation
Stress
Pitch
Speed
The uttering of words out loud while shaping them with ones v…
The emphasis we put on a specific syllable
the note or sound frequency of the voice
the quickness or slowness of producing sound
Intonation
The uttering of words out loud while shaping them with ones v…
Stress
The emphasis we put on a specific syllable
17 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Stanza
Speaker
Theme
A patterned form of verbal or written expressions of ideas in…
A group of two or more lines that form a unit in a poem.
In a poem, the voice speaking to the reader.
The moral or meaning of a literary work.
Poetry
A patterned form of verbal or written expressions of ideas in…
Stanza
A group of two or more lines that form a unit in a poem.
11 terms
poetry flashcards
Alliteration
Paraphrase
Dialect
onomatopoeia
the repeating of the first letter or sound in two or more wor…
summarize
a way of speaking that is characteristic of a particular regi…
the use of words whose sound echo their name ... ex.buzz,tick-to…
Alliteration
the repeating of the first letter or sound in two or more wor…
Paraphrase
summarize
25 terms
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…
40 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Form
Stanza
Line
Meter
the appearance of the words on the page
a group of line arranged together
a group of words together on one line of the poem
A pattern of stressed(strong) and unstressed(weak) syllables
Form
the appearance of the words on the page
Stanza
a group of line arranged together
20 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Onomatopoeia
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
The repetition of vowel sounds without the repetition of cons…
Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of words placed ne…
The use of a word whose sound suggests it's meaning.... Example…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds without the repetition of cons…
15 terms
Poetry Flashcards
free verse
limerick
connotation
rhyme
rhymed or unrhymed lines that have no particular pattern
sonnets rhyming couplet lyrics poems with specific rhyme patt…
to go in or aquire by force
a repetition of similar of words occurring at the end of line…
free verse
rhymed or unrhymed lines that have no particular pattern
limerick
sonnets rhyming couplet lyrics poems with specific rhyme patt…
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"
19 terms
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
18 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Lyric Poem
Free Verse
Haiku
Sonnet
Expresses a speaker's emotions or thoughts.
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
Three-line poem with seventeen syllables --five each in lines…
Fourteen-line lyric poem
Lyric Poem
Expresses a speaker's emotions or thoughts.
Free Verse
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
15 terms
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…
28 terms
Poetry flashcards
Intonation
Stress
Pitch
Speed
Shaping words with our attitudes and emotions through the ton…
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
Shaping words with our attitudes and emotions through the ton…
Stress
The emphasis, or intensity we give to a syllable relative to…
38 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Assonance
Consonance
Rhythm
Meter
Repetition of vowel sounds within a line of poetry
Repetition of consonant sounds within a line of poetry
A musical quality of poetry based on repeating stressed and u…
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables.
Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds within a line of poetry
Consonance
Repetition of consonant sounds within a line of poetry
38 terms
poetry flashcards
Walking desks took over the town.
Moon dances around my fear.
The bear reads my mind.
Wind whispers like a tree in the breeze.
personification
personification
personification
personification
Walking desks took over the town.
personification
Moon dances around my fear.
personification
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
9 terms
Poetry Flashcards
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
10 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Narrative Poetry
mock epic
Ballad
folk/popular ballad
tells a story w/ plot and characters... arranged in lines an sta…
uses epic formula ... to make a trivial subject ridiculous... by ov…
short, musical narrative poem
anonymous ... passed by word of mouth for generations ... before fi…
Narrative Poetry
tells a story w/ plot and characters... arranged in lines an sta…
mock epic
uses epic formula ... to make a trivial subject ridiculous... by ov…
38 terms
Poetry flashcards
Alliteration
Rhythm
Anaphora
Assonance
The practice of beginning several consecutive or neighboring…
A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line.
repetition of a word or words at the beginning of successive…
The repetition of accented vowel sounds in a series of words.
Alliteration
The practice of beginning several consecutive or neighboring…
Rhythm
A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line.
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
a stanza or poem of four lines, usually ending with alternate…
a series of words in a row (or close to a row) have the same…
overstating something, usually for the purpose of creating a…
a figure of speech containing an implied comparison, in which…
Quatrain
a stanza or poem of four lines, usually ending with alternate…
Alliteration
a series of words in a row (or close to a row) have the same…
28 terms
Poetry flashcards
Intonation
Stress
Pitch
Speed
the rise and fall in the voice when speaking which shapes wor…
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 rise and fall in the voice when speaking which shapes wor…
Stress
the emphasis, or intensity we give to a syllable relative to…
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…
20 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Non- fiction
Information text
Text structure
Problem/solution
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
A text that informs the reader or explains something
The organizational pattern of a text
A text structure that presents a problem followed by a solution
Non- fiction
Writing that conveys information using facts or details about…
Information text
A text that informs the reader or explains something
41 terms
Poetry Flashcards
"What Do Women Want?"
"Exeter Riddles 5, 9, 12, 14, 23, & 66
*"Mary Hamilton"
"The Names of the Hare"
Kim Addonizio
Anonymous
Anonymous
Seamus Heaney
"What Do Women Want?"
Kim Addonizio
"Exeter Riddles 5, 9, 12, 14, 23, & 66
Anonymous
28 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Intonation
Stress
Pitch
Speed
The subconscious shaping of words through our tone of voice b…
The emphasis or intensity we give to a syllable relative to o…
The note or sound frequency of the voice.
The quickness or slowness with which sounds are produced.
Intonation
The subconscious shaping of words through our tone of voice b…
Stress
The emphasis or intensity we give to a syllable relative to o…
33 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Intonation
stress
pitch
speed
shaping words aloud with our attitudes and emotions through o…
the emphasis given to a syllable relative to other syllables…
the note or sound frequency of the voice
the rate at which sounds are produced
Intonation
shaping words aloud with our attitudes and emotions through o…
stress
the emphasis given to a syllable relative to other syllables…
12 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Couplet
Tercet
Quatrain
Cinquain
2 lines
3 lines
4 lines
5 lines
Couplet
2 lines
Tercet
3 lines
14 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Stanzas
Denotation
Connotation
Rhythmic compressed language, uses figures of speech and imag…
A group of lines in a poem that form a unit.
Dictionary definition of a word; the exact meaning.
Emotions attached to words.
Poetry
Rhythmic compressed language, uses figures of speech and imag…
Stanzas
A group of lines in a poem that form a unit.
20 terms
Poetry flashcards
Alliteration
Allusion
Archetype
Assonance
Repitition of initial sounds in a serious of words
Reference to literature, history, mythology or the bible.
Image or symbol that is so common to a culture that seems to…
Repetition of vowel sounds
Alliteration
Repitition of initial sounds in a serious of words
Allusion
Reference to literature, history, mythology or the bible.
22 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Lyric Poem
Haiku
Concrete
Narrative Poem
Poem that visualizes an image with musical poetry e.g. "Shall…
Poem that has 5 syllables in the first line. 7 in the second,…
Poem that is shaped like its topic. William Jay Smith's Seal.
A form of poetry that tells a story. My Baby Brother by Jack…
Lyric Poem
Poem that visualizes an image with musical poetry e.g. "Shall…
Haiku
Poem that has 5 syllables in the first line. 7 in the second,…
13 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Prose
Rhyme
Rhythm
A type of literature where thoughts and feelings are expresse…
Ordinary, everyday writing that follows generally accepted gr…
Repetition of similar sounds either within a line of poetry o…
The pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables... EX Maya Ange…
Poetry
A type of literature where thoughts and feelings are expresse…
Prose
Ordinary, everyday writing that follows generally accepted gr…
20 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poem
Figurative Language
Personification
Metaphor
Words using figurative language, and devices.
Language used to convey meaning.
Giving nonliving things human like qualities.
Comparison Without like or as
Poem
Words using figurative language, and devices.
Figurative Language
Language used to convey meaning.
20 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poem
Figurative Language
Personification
Metaphor
a type of art
doesn't use expressions literally; idiom
Ex. the sun hugged my shoulders
Ex. she was a light cloud
Poem
a type of art
Figurative Language
doesn't use expressions literally; idiom
24 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poetry
Line
Imagery
Repitition
A form of literature that uses imagery and rhythmic qualities…
A subdivision of a poem, specifically, of a group of words ar…
To use figurative language to represent objects, actions and…
To repeat something, such as an important idea, symbol, sound…
Poetry
A form of literature that uses imagery and rhythmic qualities…
Line
A subdivision of a poem, specifically, of a group of words ar…
51 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Who is the Jewel in The Lion and The J…
Who is the Lion in The lion and The Je…
What did Lakunle represent?
What did Baroka represent
Sidi
Baroka
Westernization
Traditional Nigerian culturef
Who is the Jewel in The Lion and The J…
Sidi
Who is the Lion in The lion and The Je…
Baroka
25 terms
Poetry Terms Flashcards
stanza
speaker
rhyme scheme
couplet
lines grouped together to form a division of a poem, separate…
the person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
pattern of rhymes at the ends of lines in a poem
two consecutive rhyming lines
stanza
lines grouped together to form a division of a poem, separate…
speaker
the person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
25 terms
Poetry Terms Flashcards
Stanza
Speaker
Rhyme Scheme
Couplet
Lines grouped together to form a division of a poem, separate…
The person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
The pattern of rhymes at the ends of lines in a poem.
Two consecutive rhyming lines.
Stanza
Lines grouped together to form a division of a poem, separate…
Speaker
The person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
Poetry Term Flashcards
Stanza
Speaker
Rhyme schemes
Couplet
Lines grouped together to form a division of poem, separated…
The person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
The pattern of rhymes at the ends of line in poem. For exampl…
Two consecutive rhyming lines. For example, "The artist stirr…
Stanza
Lines grouped together to form a division of poem, separated…
Speaker
The person whose voice we hear in the poem- whose perspective…
23 terms
Poetry Vocabulary and Basics Flashcards
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
12 terms
Poetry Terms- Study Flashcards
alliteration
assonance
connotation
consonance
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
repetition of the internal vowel sound
the ideas and feeling associated with the word
identical consonant sounds
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
assonance
repetition of the internal vowel sound
26 terms
Poetry Test Flashcards
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Imagery
Comparing two unlike things without using "like" or "as". Say…
Comparing two unlike things using "like" or "as".
Giving human qualities to nonhuman things.
The use of words to provide a vivid description that appeals…
Metaphor
Comparing two unlike things without using "like" or "as". Say…
Simile
Comparing two unlike things using "like" or "as".
28 terms
6th Grade Poetry Flashcards
alliteration
assonance
ballad
concrete poem
the repetition of beginning consonant sounds in words close t…
the repetition of vowel sounds in accented syllables in words…
a narrative poem, usually about death or other tragedy, with…
a poem whose written form is shaped to look like the subject
alliteration
the repetition of beginning consonant sounds in words close t…
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds in accented syllables in words…
11 terms
Farid's Poetry Flashcards
alliterations
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
repetition of letter or sound at the beginning of several wor…
A comparison using like or as
figure of speech comparing two different things
An exaggeration
alliterations
repetition of letter or sound at the beginning of several wor…
simile
A comparison using like or as
23 terms
Poetry Vocabulary and Basics Flashcards
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
23 terms
Poetry Vocabulary and Basics Flashcards
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
23 terms
Poetry Vocabulary and Basics Flashcards
Alliteration
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Figurative language
Language that cannot be taken literally, since it was written…
37 terms
Poetry Flashcards Perez
Irony
Ironic point of View
Dramatic irony
Verbal Irony
A manner of speaking that implies discrepancy.
...
An element of contrast in a play or story where the character…
Whenever words say one thing but mean something else, usually…
Irony
A manner of speaking that implies discrepancy.
Ironic point of View
...
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