How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "poetry lit"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "poetry lit"

37 terms
Literature Poetry Author
[since feeling is first]
A Good Man is Hard to Find
A Pact
A Rose for Emily
E.E. Cummings
Flannery O'Connor
Ezra Pound
William Faulkner
[since feeling is first]
E.E. Cummings
A Good Man is Hard to Find
Flannery O'Connor
34 terms
CS Literature - Poetry
poet
poem
poetry reading
Poet Laureate
Dichter, Lyriker
Gedicht
Dichterlesung
Hofdichter
poet
Dichter, Lyriker
poem
Gedicht
46 terms
Elements of Literature & Poetry
Plot
Setting
Climax
Conflict
the events in a text
the place and time when the text happens
the turning point of the text
the main problem in the text
Plot
the events in a text
Setting
the place and time when the text happens
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
36 terms
British Literature - Elements of Poetry
Poetry
Rhythm/Cadence
Assonance
Alliteration
communicate emotion through rhythm and the specific use of wo…
patterns of sound
repetition of vowel sounds
repetition of consonant sounds
Poetry
communicate emotion through rhythm and the specific use of wo…
Rhythm/Cadence
patterns of sound
28 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Figurative Language
Personification
Imagery
Free Verse
Is a language that communicates meanings beyond the literal m…
Is the giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Is poetry that does not contain regular patterns of rhythm or…
Figurative Language
Is a language that communicates meanings beyond the literal m…
Personification
Is the giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
89 terms
literature and poetry terms all
characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
Dynamic character
A method an author uses to let revile the character's persona…
Where the author makes specific
When the author reveals the character personality through his…
Will grow and change significantly and experience an epiphany
characterization
A method an author uses to let revile the character's persona…
Direct characterization
Where the author makes specific
21 terms
Poetry and Literature Vocabulary
poetry
fiction
non-fiction
Haiku
An art form and a kind of literature... Expresses ideas, feeling…
adjective... not true;... a story that describes imaginary events a…
adjective... writing that tells about real people, places and ev…
a kind of poem... 3 lines ... usually 5, 7, 5 syllables ... often focu…
poetry
An art form and a kind of literature... Expresses ideas, feeling…
fiction
adjective... not true;... a story that describes imaginary events a…
25 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Personification
The repetition of consonant sosunds at the beginning of words
A comparison of two things that are unlike but have some qual…
Use of words of whose sounds echo their meanings such as buzz…
The giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sosunds at the beginning of words
Metaphor
A comparison of two things that are unlike but have some qual…
21 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Simile
Internal Rhyme
Allusion
Sestet
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike t…
occur in the middle of a line. This line has an internal rhym…
reference to a statement, a person, a place, or an event from…
6 lines of poetry, especially the last 6 lines of a Petrarcha…
Simile
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike t…
Internal Rhyme
occur in the middle of a line. This line has an internal rhym…
11 terms
Poetry Unit LIterature
(part of key) stressed
(part of key) unstressed
iamb
trochee
/
U
she went: U/
Homer: /U
(part of key) stressed
/
(part of key) unstressed
U
19 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Free verse
stanza
Lyric Poem
Speaker
a poem with no set rules
a group of lines in a poem
a single speaker expresses thoughts or feelings
the voice that talks to the reader
Free verse
a poem with no set rules
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
27 terms
Poetry Terminology (Literature)
Assonance
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguous language
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Repeated sound of the first consonant
Figure of speech that makes reference to a place, person or a…
Open to several interpretations
Assonance
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Alliteration
Repeated sound of the first consonant
10 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Sonnet
stanza
quatrain
couplet
a 14 line poem with a definitive rhyme scheme
group of lines in poetry
4 line stanza
2 rhyming lines
Sonnet
a 14 line poem with a definitive rhyme scheme
stanza
group of lines in poetry
15 terms
poetry and literature terms
imagery
mood
allusion
tone
language that appeals to the senses
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
a reference to another piece of literature
the author's attitude towards a subject
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
mood
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
24 terms
Literature Poetry Study Guide
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Cinquain
Repetition of the initial consonants of words. For example, P…
Repetition of the vowel sounds in words for. For example, the…
A narrative, rhyming poem or song characterized by short stan…
a five line poem of one or two sentences of twenty-two syllab…
Alliteration
Repetition of the initial consonants of words. For example, P…
Assonance
Repetition of the vowel sounds in words for. For example, the…
43 terms
British Literature Poetry test
Which King broke ways with Catholic Ch…
Why did he break ways with the catholi…
What was the name of the church he cre…
How many wives did he have?
King Henry VII
to divorce his wife
anglican church
6
Which King broke ways with Catholic Ch…
King Henry VII
Why did he break ways with the catholi…
to divorce his wife
35 terms
Poetry Literature Terms
Villanelle
Allusion
Consonance
Apostrophe
19-Line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain.…
Reference in work of Literature to something outside the work…
Repetition of similar consonant sounds in a group of words. U…
A figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
Villanelle
19-Line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain.…
Allusion
Reference in work of Literature to something outside the work…
19 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative Poems
Lyric Poems
Epics
Ballads
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
Long narrative poems that record the adventures of a hero who…
Narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by…
Narrative Poems
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Lyric Poems
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
Literature Poetry terms
Lyric
Dramatic monologue
Didactic
Satiric poetry
expresses thoughts or feelings of a single speaker.
Poem written as a speech made by a character at a decisive mo…
Teaches a lesson or imparts knowledge.
Poetry that blends criticism with humor to convey a message.
Lyric
expresses thoughts or feelings of a single speaker.
Dramatic monologue
Poem written as a speech made by a character at a decisive mo…
26 terms
Literature poetry terms
Internal rhyme
Eye rhyme
Slant rhyme
End rhyme
A ryhme created by 2 or more words in the same line of verse;…
A rhyme involving words that are similar in spelling but not…
Rhyme in which either the vowels or consonants of stressed sy…
Rhyming of words at the ends of the lines of poetry; in a kin…
Internal rhyme
A ryhme created by 2 or more words in the same line of verse;…
Eye rhyme
A rhyme involving words that are similar in spelling but not…
27 terms
Literature Poetry terms
Stanza
Rhyme
Meter
Blank verse
a group of lines that share an idea or set of images; stanzas…
produced when the last syllables of two words have matching s…
the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in a verse
poems that don't use any rhyming words
Stanza
a group of lines that share an idea or set of images; stanzas…
Rhyme
produced when the last syllables of two words have matching s…
28 terms
Elements of Literature- Poetry
Figurative Language
Metaphor
Personification
Simile
Writing or speech not meant to be taken literally. Examples i…
When you describe one thing as if it were something else. ... F…
When the writer gives human qualities to something that is no…
Comparing two unlike things using "like" or "as".... For exampl…
Figurative Language
Writing or speech not meant to be taken literally. Examples i…
Metaphor
When you describe one thing as if it were something else. ... F…
16 terms
Craft and Structure in Literature (POETRY)
free verse
structured
stanza
line
...
...
...
...
free verse
...
structured
...
30 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ballad
Connotative language
Denotative
Repetition of the same consonant sounds
Song/poem that tells a sensational story
The unspoken or unwritten meanings associated with a word
The literal (actual) meaning of a word
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sounds
Ballad
Song/poem that tells a sensational story
49 terms
Literature Poetry Unit Terms
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
The author of the poem
" narrator " of the poem
The appearance of the words on a page
Poetry
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
Poet
The author of the poem
17 terms
TEST 4 - Poetry & Literature - Terms
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
word sounds like what it symbolizes
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
repetition of similar vowel sounds
repetition of consonants (especially at the end of words)
Onomatopoeia
word sounds like what it symbolizes
Alliteration
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
36 terms
Elements of Poetry and American Literature
Sensory Language
Figurative Language
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
writing that appeals to one or more of the five senses
writing that is innovative, imaginative, and not meant to be…
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
the use of words that imitate sounds
Sensory Language
writing that appeals to one or more of the five senses
Figurative Language
writing that is innovative, imaginative, and not meant to be…
119 terms
Literature Set: Poetry
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
The narrator of this poem is invited to luncheon at the *Cann…
quote: "Unreal City"
quote: "HURRY UP PLEASE IT'S TIME"
The Cumean Sibyl states that she "wants to die"
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
The narrator of this poem is invited to luncheon at the *Cann…
The Waste Land (T.S Eliot)
quote: "Unreal City"
12 terms
Literature Poetry Vocab
Form
Stanzas
Speaker
Rythm
Structure of writing
Groups of lines
The voice of the poem
The pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a poem
Form
Structure of writing
Stanzas
Groups of lines
100 terms
2014AP literature poetry terms
verse
paraphrase
summary
theme
any composition in lines of more or less regular rhythm, usua…
put our own words into what we understand the poem to say, re…
brief condensation of gist, main idea, or story
central thought of the poem
verse
any composition in lines of more or less regular rhythm, usua…
paraphrase
put our own words into what we understand the poem to say, re…
20 terms
poetry literature terms
concrete poem
lyric poem
narrative poem
couplet
one written with a shape that suggests it's subject
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations and fe…
poetry that tells a story
two consecutive lines in a poem that end in rhynes
concrete poem
one written with a shape that suggests it's subject
lyric poem
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations and fe…
15 terms
Literature Test Poetry
Poetry
Concrete language
Connotative language
Rhythm
Artfully compressed thought resulting in the elevated express…
Words that appeal to one or more of the five senses
The meaning of a word plus all of its implications and emotio…
A regular pace or beat
Poetry
Artfully compressed thought resulting in the elevated express…
Concrete language
Words that appeal to one or more of the five senses
22 terms
Final exam -literature- poetry
Narative
Lyric
Ode
Sonnet
A poem that tell a story📖
Poetry that expreses a speakers feeling,often about love❤️
A poem that celebrates something 🎉
A poem with 4 lines and strict RULES.📃
Narative
A poem that tell a story📖
Lyric
Poetry that expreses a speakers feeling,often about love❤️
28 terms
Poetry Literature Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Ballad
Blank Verse
The repetition of the same consonat sounds beginning each wor…
An implied or indirect reference to something with which thee…
A narrative poem, often a song, that tells a story
Unrhymed iambic pentameter. Used by Shakespeare and other Eli…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonat sounds beginning each wor…
Allusion
An implied or indirect reference to something with which thee…
48 terms
AP Literature Terms for Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Anastrophe
Apostrophe
Repetition of consonant sounds
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Inversion of the natural or usual word order
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
24 terms
Literature - Terms and Poetry
Literature (1)
Literature (2)
Literature (3)
Philippine Literature
Form of expression, verbal or written, w/c mirrors life and e…
Consists of writings w/c interpret the meanings of nature and…
Compositions that tell stories, dramatize situations, express…
Expression, oral or written, of the experiences of the Filipi…
Literature (1)
Form of expression, verbal or written, w/c mirrors life and e…
Literature (2)
Consists of writings w/c interpret the meanings of nature and…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
42 terms
poetry terms college literature
dramatic irony
situational irony
personification
symbolism
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
dramatic irony
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
situational irony
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
23 terms
Intro to Literature Poetry terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
The repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds in a ser…
A brief, intentional reference to a historical, mythic, or li…
The repetition of a word or words at the beginning or success…
Contrasting or combining two terms, phrases, or clauses with…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds in a ser…
Allusion
A brief, intentional reference to a historical, mythic, or li…
119 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
anastrophe
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
emphasis on words or phrases by repeating them at the beginni…
the inversion of the natural order of words or phrases
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
9 terms
SAT 2 Literature Poetry
narrative
discursive
imagistic
lyric
mode that tells a story, includes epics and ballads
an "idea poem", mode that expounds on a topic
mode that is pure image; does not tell a story, formulate a t…
mode that is given a songlike quality by it's meter and rhythm
narrative
mode that tells a story, includes epics and ballads
discursive
an "idea poem", mode that expounds on a topic
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
19 terms
Language of Literature: Poetry
form
lines
stanzas
rhyme
the distinctive way a poem is laid out in the page
the way poems are divided
groups the lines are arranged in
a likeness of sounds at the ends of words
form
the distinctive way a poem is laid out in the page
lines
the way poems are divided
49 terms
poetry terms aice literature
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
- A direct or indirect reference to something which is presum…
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite
figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagina…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
allusion
- A direct or indirect reference to something which is presum…
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.…
36 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Consonance
Assonance
sound devices
onomatopoeia
more than one repetition of sounds... ex.... "I hear a pitter-patter"
repetition of vowel sounds in a line ... ex. " Oliver opened the…
resources used by poets to convey and reinforce the meaning o…
a sound device; use of words whose sounds echo the words them…
Consonance
more than one repetition of sounds... ex.... "I hear a pitter-patter"
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds in a line ... ex. " Oliver opened the…
30 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anapest
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Reference to something
Uncertainty of meaning; double meaning
Unstressed, unstressed, stressed (UUS)
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
Reference to something
29 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Apostrophe
Assonance
Consonance
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
A speaker directly addresses something or someone not living,…
Repetition at close intervals of vowel sounds. At its most ba…
Repetition at close intervals of consonant sounds (such as bo…
Alliteration
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
Apostrophe
A speaker directly addresses something or someone not living,…
11 terms
Literature - (Structure) Poetry Terms
Verse
Free Verse
Metrical verse
Meter
Rhyme
Isn't rhymed and metered
both rhymed and metered
The syllabic pattern
Verse
Rhyme
Free Verse
Isn't rhymed and metered
3 of 10