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Poetry & Figurative Language Terms
poetry
meter
rhyme
rhyme scheme
Written and arranged to create a certain emotional response t…
A rhythmic pattern in poetry that is usually repeated. It can…
Words that end in the same sound; end rhyme.
Pattern of rhymes. A letter is assigned to each end of the li…
poetry
Written and arranged to create a certain emotional response t…
meter
A rhythmic pattern in poetry that is usually repeated. It can…
35 terms
Poetry Terms & Figurative Language
Poetry
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Imagery
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
A musical quality produced by the repetition of stressed and…
Language that appeals to the senses (sight, hearing, touch, t…
Poetry
A form of writing that often uses imagery, rhyme or rhythm to…
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of end rhyme in a poem; each line is assigned a l…
15 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound (comic book words)
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
9 terms
Figurative Language-Poetry
Simile
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Metaphor
Comparing two unlike things with the words like, as, and some…
Naming a thing or an action by imitating the sound associated…
A big exaggeration, usually with humor in it.
Comparing two unlike things with a state of being verb or no…
Simile
Comparing two unlike things with the words like, as, and some…
Onomatopoeia
Naming a thing or an action by imitating the sound associated…
10 terms
Figurative Language & Poetry
stanza
rhyme
rhythm
figurative language
a section of a poem; a grouping of lines
when two words sound the same at the end
pattern of beats or a series of stressed and unstressed sylla…
special language used by an author to create a picture in the…
stanza
a section of a poem; a grouping of lines
rhyme
when two words sound the same at the end
54 terms
Writing: Poetry & Figurative Language
Poetry
Tragedy
Humor (Comedy)
Ballad
A type of literature in which ideas and feelings are expresse…
A dramatic work that represents the downfall of a dignified c…
A quality or story that provides laughter or amusement. Write…
A simple narrative poem of folk origin, composed in short sta…
Poetry
A type of literature in which ideas and feelings are expresse…
Tragedy
A dramatic work that represents the downfall of a dignified c…
10 terms
Poetry...figurative language
metaphor
mood
tone
simile
a figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though…
atmosphere; feeling created in the reader often by author's w…
author's attitude towards a topic
a figure of speech in which like or as is used to make a comp…
metaphor
a figure of speech in which one thing is spoken of as though…
mood
atmosphere; feeling created in the reader often by author's w…
11 terms
Figurative Language / Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Stanza
Line
comparison between 2 things using "like" or "as"
comparison between 2 things without using "like" or "as"
a "paragraph" in poetry
a "sentence" in poetry
Simile
comparison between 2 things using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
comparison between 2 things without using "like" or "as"
15 terms
Poetry/Figurative Language
alliteration
hyperbole
idiom
metaphor
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of multiple words…
an exaggeration that could never be true
a funny saying that means something totally different than ho…
suggesting that two things are alike using the word "is"
alliteration
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of multiple words…
hyperbole
an exaggeration that could never be true
14 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound (comic book words)
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
35 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
Cliche/Dead Metaphor
Personification
Implied comparison of two unlike things not using like or as.…
A metaphor developed at great length, occurring frequently in…
a worn-out idea or overused expression
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Metaphor
Implied comparison of two unlike things not using like or as.…
Extended Metaphor
A metaphor developed at great length, occurring frequently in…
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Poetry Figurative Language
metaphor
simile
hyperbole
alliteration
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
PURPOSEFUL EXAGGERATION FOR EFFECT
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
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Figurative Language and Poetry Terms
alliteration
imagery
hyperbole
simile
When two or more important words begin with the same consonan…
Writing that appeal to the readers' senses. Imagery is create…
The use of exaggeration, often for comic effect.
Comparing two things that are generally not alike but share o…
alliteration
When two or more important words begin with the same consonan…
imagery
Writing that appeal to the readers' senses. Imagery is create…
10 terms
Poetry Vocab-Figurative Language
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
alliteration
comparing different nouns using "like" or "as" (The girl is l…
comparing different nouns WITHOUT using "like" or "as" (The g…
super exaggeration (I've told you a million times to stop tha…
repeating the same first sounds (Peter picked a peck of pickl…
simile
comparing different nouns using "like" or "as" (The girl is l…
metaphor
comparing different nouns WITHOUT using "like" or "as" (The g…
37 terms
Figurative Language/ Poetry Terms
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
21 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound (comic book words)
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Poetry - Figurative Language
Stanza
Line
Rhyme Scheme
Simile
A group of lines that go together in a poem "like" a paragraph.
One row of text in a poem "like" a sentence.
A pattern of rhymes at the end of lines in poems.
Comparing 2 things using "like" or "as."
Stanza
A group of lines that go together in a poem "like" a paragraph.
Line
One row of text in a poem "like" a sentence.
18 terms
Poetry Figurative Language
Stanza
Sonnet
Repetition
Alliteration
A group of words in a poem
A traditional poem consisting of 14 lines and contains a comp…
The use of a word, phrase, or line more than more than once
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
Stanza
A group of words in a poem
Sonnet
A traditional poem consisting of 14 lines and contains a comp…
19 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
simile
metaphor
personification
hyperbole
a comparison between two objects using the words "like' or "a…
the comparison between two objects NOT using "like" or "as"
gives an inhuman thing human qualities... Example: The diamonds…
a very strong exaggeration... Example: I caught a fish 5 feet lo…
simile
a comparison between two objects using the words "like' or "a…
metaphor
the comparison between two objects NOT using "like" or "as"
18 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry
simile
metaphor
hyperbole
alliteration
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having t…
simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
20 terms
Figurative Language Poetry Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
A comparison between two unlike things through the use of con…
A figure of speech that compares two subjects without the use…
Applying characteristics that normally belong to humans to in…
The use of obvious and deliberate exaggeration. Not meant to…
Simile
A comparison between two unlike things through the use of con…
Metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two subjects without the use…
25 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
alliteration
assonance
consonance
end rhyme
Repeated beginning consonant sounds that occur close together…
Repetition of a vowel sound anywhere WITHIN two or more words…
Repetition of a consonant sound anywhere within two or more w…
A word at the end of one line rhymes with a word at the end o…
alliteration
Repeated beginning consonant sounds that occur close together…
assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound anywhere WITHIN two or more words…
14 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
rhyme
stanza
Haiku
Limerick
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a "paragraph" of poetry
3 lines of 5-7-5 syllables or free form - to do with nature a…
A five line poem in which lines 1, 2 and 5 rhyme and lines 3…
rhyme
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
stanza
a "paragraph" of poetry
10 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
metaphor
when a word imitates the sound of something (slap, stomp, bzz…
a word that has the same ending as another word
uses words like or as to compare two unlike things. (Tommy is…
a comparison of two unlike things. (The sea is a smooth stone.)
onomatopoeia
when a word imitates the sound of something (slap, stomp, bzz…
rhyme
a word that has the same ending as another word
Shellhorse - Figurative Language and Poetry
Figurative language
simile
metaphor
onomatopoeia
word or phrase that doesn't have the same basic everyday mean…
a comparison between 2 unlike things using "like" or "as" Exa…
a directly stated comparison without using "like" or "as" Exa…
the sound suggest the meaning (the attempt to spell out a sou…
Figurative language
word or phrase that doesn't have the same basic everyday mean…
simile
a comparison between 2 unlike things using "like" or "as" Exa…
17 terms
Figurative Language Poetry Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
A comparison between two unlike things through the use of con…
A figure of speech that compares two subjects without the use…
Applying characteristics that normally belong to humans to in…
The use of obvious and deliberate exaggeration. Not meant to…
Simile
A comparison between two unlike things through the use of con…
Metaphor
A figure of speech that compares two subjects without the use…
14 terms
Figurative Language/ Elements of Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
imagery
hyperbole
A comparison of two things using like or as
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell,…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
Simile
A comparison of two things using like or as
Metaphor
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
13 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry Terms
Imagery
Hyperbole
Personification
Simile
descriptive words and phrases used to create a mental picture…
an exaggerated statement or figure of speech not intended to…
a figure of speech in which human characteristics are attribu…
a figure of speech that uses "like", "as" to compare two diff…
Imagery
descriptive words and phrases used to create a mental picture…
Hyperbole
an exaggerated statement or figure of speech not intended to…
19 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
simile
metaphor
personification
hyperbole
a comparison between two objects using the words "like' or "a…
the comparison between two objects NOT using "like" or "as"
gives an inhuman thing human qualities... Example: The diamonds…
a very strong exaggeration... Example: I caught a fish 5 feet lo…
simile
a comparison between two objects using the words "like' or "a…
metaphor
the comparison between two objects NOT using "like" or "as"
18 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
Poetry
Line
Stanza
Rhythm
A type of literature in which thoughts, ideas, or feelings ar…
Unit of language in which a poem or play is divided.
a group of lines (the paragraph of poetry)
pattern of stress within a line or verse (beat)
Poetry
A type of literature in which thoughts, ideas, or feelings ar…
Line
Unit of language in which a poem or play is divided.
Figurative Language in Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Symbol
A comparison of two different things or ideas through the use…
A direct comparison of two unlike things (does NOT use "like"…
Giving inanimate objects or abstract ideas human characterist…
Any object, person, place, or action that represents a "bigge…
Simile
A comparison of two different things or ideas through the use…
Metaphor
A direct comparison of two unlike things (does NOT use "like"…
8 terms
Figurative Language Poetry Terms
metaphor
simile
personification
alliteration
is when two objects are described as being the same thing. Th…
occurs when two objects are described as being similar to eac…
is when an object is described as doing something a person wo…
a series of three or more words that have the same beginning…
metaphor
is when two objects are described as being the same thing. Th…
simile
occurs when two objects are described as being similar to eac…
11 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry
simile
metaphor
personification
onomatopoeia
comparing two objects by using "like" or "as"
comparing two objects WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
giving a nonhuman object human qualities (movement, talking,…
a word that represents a sound
simile
comparing two objects by using "like" or "as"
metaphor
comparing two objects WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
12 terms
Poetry & Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Symbol
Any writing or figure of speech not meant to be taken literal…
Figure of speech that uses like or as to make a direct compar…
Figure of speech in which something is described as though it…
Anything that represents something else
Figurative Language
Any writing or figure of speech not meant to be taken literal…
Simile
Figure of speech that uses like or as to make a direct compar…
12 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
Haiku
Limerick
Ode
Rhyming pattern
A Japanese poem about nature that is three lines long. The fi…
A funny verse with five rhyme. Line 1,2, and 5 rhyme. Lines 3…
A dramatic poem written to a specific item, person or event.
The last words that rhyme are indicated capital letters
Haiku
A Japanese poem about nature that is three lines long. The fi…
Limerick
A funny verse with five rhyme. Line 1,2, and 5 rhyme. Lines 3…
10 terms
Figurative Language in Poetry
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
A comparison of two unlike things without using 'like' or 'as'
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
A nonhuman subject is given human characteristics
11 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry
free verse poem
narrative poem
repetition
rhyme
poem that may or may not rhyme
a poem that tells a story
words that are repeated
words with the same sound at the end of the words
free verse poem
poem that may or may not rhyme
narrative poem
a poem that tells a story
15 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry
metaphor
Simile
Onomatopeoia
Alliteration
A comparison without using like or as
A comparison using "like" or "as"
words that imitate their own sound
Repetition of consonant sounds
metaphor
A comparison without using like or as
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
14 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
idiom
simile
metaphor
alliteration
a phrase where the words together have a different meaning fr…
comparison of two things using "like" or "as."... Ex. pretty as…
comparison of two things without using "like" or "as". ex. Al…
the repetition of initial consonant sounds. Ex. The short sli…
idiom
a phrase where the words together have a different meaning fr…
simile
comparison of two things using "like" or "as."... Ex. pretty as…
38 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry Review
Alliteration
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
Example Sentence: ... The fog filtered over the field finally hi…
Example Sentence: ... The sisters fought like cats and dogs!
Example Sentence: ... How could she marry a snake like that?
Example Sentence:... Seeing the world through rose colored glass…
Alliteration
Example Sentence: ... The fog filtered over the field finally hi…
Simile
Example Sentence: ... The sisters fought like cats and dogs!
15 terms
Poetry & Figurative Language
Imagery
Literal Language
stanza
theme
Description that appeals to the 5 senses (sight, sound, smell…
A form of language in which writers and speakers mean exactly…
A group of lines in a poem
the message, or moral, that the author tells through the stor…
Imagery
Description that appeals to the 5 senses (sight, sound, smell…
Literal Language
A form of language in which writers and speakers mean exactly…
11 terms
FIgurative Language/Poetry
Free Verse
Stanza
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Poetry that does not rhyme and has no regular rhythm. In free…
In poetry, each line of words is placed within a stanza, a gr…
A repetition of consonant sounds, such as "the smooth, skater…
The use of words that imitate the sound of what they represent.
Free Verse
Poetry that does not rhyme and has no regular rhythm. In free…
Stanza
In poetry, each line of words is placed within a stanza, a gr…
27 terms
Figurative Language & Poetry
Figurative Language
Idiom
Simile
Simile
When words or phrases are used to mean something other than t…
a phrase that has a meaning different from the literal meanin…
A comparison of two things using like or as, to show how they…
"Lucy ran as fast as a cheetah."
Figurative Language
When words or phrases are used to mean something other than t…
Idiom
a phrase that has a meaning different from the literal meanin…
11 terms
Figurative Language In Poetry
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
Assonance
A comparison between two unlike things, usually with the word…
The giving of human qualities to an animal, object or abstrac…
An exaggerated statement used to emphasize an idea or make a…
The repetition of vowel sounds.
Simile
A comparison between two unlike things, usually with the word…
Personification
The giving of human qualities to an animal, object or abstrac…
10 terms
Poetry Figurative Language
simile
simile
metaphor
metaphor
compares two unlike things using the words "like" or "as"
Your thoughts as as thick as fireflies.
a direct comparison of two unlike things
Words are ghosts that haunt me.
simile
compares two unlike things using the words "like" or "as"
simile
Your thoughts as as thick as fireflies.
27 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry Terms
line
stanza
paraphrase
connotation
a verse of poetry
the formal diviosn of lines in a poem, considered a unit
using your own words to express what someone else has said
the ideas, subtle meaning, or feeling associated with a word
line
a verse of poetry
stanza
the formal diviosn of lines in a poem, considered a unit
14 terms
Poetry Terms/ Figurative Language
idiom
personification
metaphor
simile
A phrase that has a different meaning from the actual words u…
A type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject is…
A comparison that establishes a figurative identity between o…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
idiom
A phrase that has a different meaning from the actual words u…
personification
A type of figurative language in which a nonhuman subject is…
15 terms
Poetry/Figurative Language
alliteration
hyperbole
idiom
metaphor
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of multiple words…
an exaggeration that could never be true
a funny saying that means something totally different than ho…
suggesting that two things are alike using the word "is"
alliteration
the repetition of a sound at the beginning of multiple words…
hyperbole
an exaggeration that could never be true
7 terms
Poetry- Figurative Language
simile
metaphor
alliteration
personification
comparing two things using "like" or "as"
comparing two things by saying one "is" the other; without us…
the repitition of the same or similar sounds at the beginning…
giving human characteristics and qualiteies to nonhuman things
simile
comparing two things using "like" or "as"
metaphor
comparing two things by saying one "is" the other; without us…
16 terms
Figurative Language/Poetry
simile
metaphor
personification
alliteration
a comparison of two things (that may or may not be alike) usi…
a comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
a type of metaphor in which non-human things or ideas possess…
the repetition of initial sounds of neighboring words
simile
a comparison of two things (that may or may not be alike) usi…
metaphor
a comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
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