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English 8 Poetry Vocabulary
Rhyme
Rhythm
Meter
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The repetition of sound
The beat
The length of a line of poetry, based on what type of rhythm…
Stressed
Rhyme
The repetition of sound
Rhythm
The beat
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English Poetry Vocabulary: English 8
Theme
Imagery
Tone
Diction
The subject of a piece of literature; a reoccurring idea
Visually descriptive or figurative language to help the reade…
Attitude or emotional expression used to set the scene or set…
The choice and use of words; style of enunciation
Theme
The subject of a piece of literature; a reoccurring idea
Imagery
Visually descriptive or figurative language to help the reade…
English Vocabulary 8 Poetry (for test)
end-stopped line
diction
alliteration
assonance
a line in a poem with punctuation at the end (ex. "The bird w…
a writer's or speaker's choice of words
repetition of the same or very similar consonant sounds usual…
repetition of similar vowel sounds that are followed by diffe…
end-stopped line
a line in a poem with punctuation at the end (ex. "The bird w…
diction
a writer's or speaker's choice of words
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Types of Poetry - English 8
Acrostic
free verse
Cinquain
Haiku
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
a short, usally unrhymed poem consisring of 22 syllables dist…
a three-line peom,... Line 1: 5 Syllables... Line 2: 7 Syllables... Li…
Acrostic
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
free verse
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
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Poetry Vocabulary (Grade 8, English, Common Core)
Assonance
Couplet
Meter
Rhyme
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
The measured pattern of rhythmic accents in poems.
The matching of final vowel or consonant sounds in two or mor…
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
20 terms
English - 8 Poetry Terms
figurative language
literal language
imagery
simile
words that do not mean exactly what they say
words that DO mean exactly what they say
the use of words and phrases to describe something so that a…
a comparison using the words like or as
figurative language
words that do not mean exactly what they say
literal language
words that DO mean exactly what they say
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Poetry Vocabulary (Grade 8, English, Common Core)
Assonance
Couplet
Meter
Rhyme
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
The measured pattern of rhythmic accents in poems.
The matching of final vowel or consonant sounds in two or mor…
Assonance
The repetition of similar vowel sounds in a sentence or a lin…
Couplet
A pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
English 8 Poetry Unit Vocabulary Test
successive
abandoned
powwow
cadaver
following in order, consecutive
left behind or deserted
a meeting or social gathering
a corpse
successive
following in order, consecutive
abandoned
left behind or deserted
Types of Poetry - English 8
Acrostic
Lyric
Ballad
free verse
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations of a s…
a songlike poem that tells a story, and often has a refrain
poetry not written in a regular rhythmic pattern
Acrostic
a word is written down the side of the paper, and each letter…
Lyric
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations of a s…
English 8 Poetry Terms
slant rhyme
enjambment
anaphora
blank verse
similar sound, but not perfect rhyme
continuation of a sentence without a pause between the end of…
repeating first word or two of a line or sentence for rhetori…
unrhymed iambic pentameter
slant rhyme
similar sound, but not perfect rhyme
enjambment
continuation of a sentence without a pause between the end of…
47 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
lyric poem
narrative poem
ballad poem
epic poem
a poem in which a single speaker expresses personal thoughts…
a poem that tells a story
a songlike poem with a stanza that repeats and sometimes incl…
a poem in which a hero accomplishes a goal
lyric poem
a poem in which a single speaker expresses personal thoughts…
narrative poem
a poem that tells a story
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English 8 Poetry Terms
simile
metaphor
personification
dichotomy
a direct comparison using the words "like" or "as"
a comparison where one thing is made equal to another thing,…
a type of metaphor which attributes characteristics and behav…
a division into two parts of two opposite types of ideas
simile
a direct comparison using the words "like" or "as"
metaphor
a comparison where one thing is made equal to another thing,…
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English 8: Poetry Tone Vocabulary Words
Inflammatory
Colloquial
Contemptuous
Incisive
Arousing or intended to arouse angry or violent feelings.... Syn…
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
Showing contempt; scornful.... Synonyms: scornful, disdainful, d…
Very clear and direct; able to explain difficult ideas clearl…
Inflammatory
Arousing or intended to arouse angry or violent feelings.... Syn…
Colloquial
Used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or lite…
English 8 Vocabulary Poetry Unit 1
diverged (v)
trodden (v)
undergrowth (n)
tattered (adj)
to separate or grow apart
to step, walk, or trample so as to press, crush, or injure so…
low lying vegetation or small trees growing beneath larger tr…
ragged or torn
diverged (v)
to separate or grow apart
trodden (v)
to step, walk, or trample so as to press, crush, or injure so…
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English 8- Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Ballad
Blank verse
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
The repetition of vowel sounds anywhere in words ex: come, tu…
A narrative poem in short stanzas, especially one that tells…
Verse written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
Assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds anywhere in words ex: come, tu…
English 7/8 Poetry Term
Causeura
elegy
kenning
verse
...
...
...
...
Causeura
...
elegy
...
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English 8 poetry terms
Line
Stanza
Couplet
Tercet
poetry is written in this, not sentences
groups of lines in a poem
a pair of rhymed lines that may or may not constitute a separ…
a three-line stanza in a poem
Line
poetry is written in this, not sentences
Stanza
groups of lines in a poem
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Poetry Terms-English 8
synonym
antonym
alliteration
onomatopoeia
A word that means the same as another word
A word that means the opposite of another word
repetition of initial consonant sounds
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
synonym
A word that means the same as another word
antonym
A word that means the opposite of another word
Poetry - Year 8 English
Metaphor
Similie
Personification
Alliteration
Describes an object or feeling as if it was something else
Sets up a comparison between two things but uses the word lik…
Gives objects human traits/characteristics
Is the repetition of the sound of words
Metaphor
Describes an object or feeling as if it was something else
Similie
Sets up a comparison between two things but uses the word lik…
17 terms
English 8 Final 2016 - Poetry Vocabulary
Onomatopoeia
Hyperbole
Couplet
Similie
Zip/sizzile/bang
" I was so tierd, I could have slept for a month
The last 2 lines in a shakespearean sonnet
" My mistress' eyes are nothing like the sun"
Onomatopoeia
Zip/sizzile/bang
Hyperbole
" I was so tierd, I could have slept for a month
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8 English Poetry Vocab (Schelkopf)
alliteration
end rhyme
free verse
haiku
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words
rhymes that occur at the end of the lines
poetry is defined by its lack of strict structure
a three-line Japanese verse form
alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words
end rhyme
rhymes that occur at the end of the lines
9 terms
Vocabulary Squares #8-POETRY Unit (blue) (English 8-Mr. Houselog)
Vocab. Squares #8-POETRY Unit (blue)
aghast
elegy
impetuous
English 8-Mr. Houselog
shocked; horrified
a poem of serious reflection-sadness for the dead
impulsive, eager
Vocab. Squares #8-POETRY Unit (blue)
English 8-Mr. Houselog
aghast
shocked; horrified
15 terms
English 8- Poetry Terms Test
alliteration
ballad
limerick
lyric poetry
several words that begin with the same or similar consonant
tells a story but are meant to be sung, often with a refrain
a five-line humorous poem with regular meter (beats) and rhym…
poetry with a musical quality that expresses personal emotion…
alliteration
several words that begin with the same or similar consonant
ballad
tells a story but are meant to be sung, often with a refrain
12 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Metaphor
The repeating of the same first sound in a group of words.
The repeating of vowel sounds.
The repeating of specific consonant sounds after different vo…
An association of two different objects as being the same. (N…
Alliteration
The repeating of the same first sound in a group of words.
Assonance
The repeating of vowel sounds.
40 terms
Poetry terms English 8
Allertitaion
Allusion
Apostrophe
Assonance
Repetition of initial sounds in a series of words.
Reference to something famous or well known.
when speaker on character addresses something that cant respo…
Repetition of vowel sounds in a series of words
Allertitaion
Repetition of initial sounds in a series of words.
Allusion
Reference to something famous or well known.
20 terms
Poetry Terms| English 8
Repetition
End Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Internal Rhyme
Repeating a word or a phrase for emphasis
the rhyming of words that appear at the end of two or more li…
a consistent pattern of end rhymes of an entire poem
rhyming words that appear at the same line of poetry
Repetition
Repeating a word or a phrase for emphasis
End Rhyme
the rhyming of words that appear at the end of two or more li…
50 terms
English 8: Poetry
Enjambment
Stanza
Denotation
Connotation
When the poet ends the line in the middle of a thought, and a…
Group of lines.
The dictionary meaning of a word.
The shades of the meaning of the word.
Enjambment
When the poet ends the line in the middle of a thought, and a…
Stanza
Group of lines.
15 terms
English 8: Poetry Terminology
Sensory Language
Onomatopeia
Alliteration
Idiom
Language that evokes or stirs up the reader's senses. Smell,…
A word that imitates the sound associated with the object or…
The repetition of the same sound at beginning of words or in…
An expression of Figurative Language in which the meaning is…
Sensory Language
Language that evokes or stirs up the reader's senses. Smell,…
Onomatopeia
A word that imitates the sound associated with the object or…
61 terms
English8 Poetry
TPCAST
title
paraphrase
connotation
the thing we use at dominican for poetry
ponder the title before reading the poem
translate the poem into your own words
search the poem for non-literal meaning
TPCAST
the thing we use at dominican for poetry
title
ponder the title before reading the poem
40 terms
English 8 poetry terms
Onomatopoeia
Ballad
Limerick
Narrative poem
The use of words that imitate sounds
Song like poem that tells a story often dealing with a advent…
A humorous, rhyming, five- line poem with a specific meter an…
A story told in verse
Onomatopoeia
The use of words that imitate sounds
Ballad
Song like poem that tells a story often dealing with a advent…
26 terms
English 8/ poetry terms
Analogy
Mood and Tone
Hyperbole
Connotation
Explains, clarifies or illustrates by drawing a comparison
The attitude the writer projects in the poem
An exaggeration used for comic effect or to stress strong emo…
An emotional or social association with a word, giving meanin…
Analogy
Explains, clarifies or illustrates by drawing a comparison
Mood and Tone
The attitude the writer projects in the poem
24 terms
English 8 poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Apostrophe
Comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
A type of metaphor that gives human qualities to non-human th…
Direct address to the absent as if present, or to the inanima…
Simile
Comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Comparison of two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
21 terms
Poetry Terms English 8
Alliteration
Rhyme
End Rhyme
Couplet
Alliteration is repetition of consonant sounds at the beginni…
Is the occurrence of a similar or identical sound at the ends…
End rhyme occurs when the ends of lines rhyme.
Pair of rhyming lines.
Alliteration
Alliteration is repetition of consonant sounds at the beginni…
Rhyme
Is the occurrence of a similar or identical sound at the ends…
English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Enjambment
Free Verse
Imagery
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a clos…
when the idea or thought carries over from one line of poetry…
poetry with no rhythm
language that appeals to the senses- sight, touch, smell, hea…
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of a clos…
Enjambment
when the idea or thought carries over from one line of poetry…
23 terms
English 8 Poetry test
verse
stanza
rhythm
free verse
a single line of poetry
the equivalent of a paragraph within a poem
a regular pattern or stressed syllables in a line or a whole…
a poem that has no rules, restrictions, or rhyme scheme.
verse
a single line of poetry
stanza
the equivalent of a paragraph within a poem
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English7/8 Poetry Packet Words 1
bough (n)
to drowse off (v)
to rumble (v); rumbling (adj)
to rumble (v), (slang)
a branch of a tree
to drift off; to fall asleep
to make a deep, long, rolling sound
to fight
bough (n)
a branch of a tree
to drowse off (v)
to drift off; to fall asleep
English 9 Poetry vocabulary
rhythm
rhyme
simile
point of view
the beat or meter; the pattern of accented and unaccented syl…
the repetition of similar ending sounds... "bat, cat, sat"
a comparison using like or as; She is like the world to me.
the perspective from which a poem or story is told
rhythm
the beat or meter; the pattern of accented and unaccented syl…
rhyme
the repetition of similar ending sounds... "bat, cat, sat"
10 terms
English II Poetry vocabulary
concrete poem
elegy
ironic
ballad
a poem in which the words are arranged to create a picture th…
a mournful poem, esp. one lamenting the dead
satiric; unexpected
A poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
concrete poem
a poem in which the words are arranged to create a picture th…
elegy
a mournful poem, esp. one lamenting the dead
English 8 poetry test
simile
metaphor
descriptive imagery
rhyming
comparing using "like" or "as"
Comparing... The Night is a big black cat The moon is her topaz…
Conjuring an image with your writing. Lots of detail
words that have similar endings ... ie cat rat sat mat
simile
comparing using "like" or "as"
metaphor
Comparing... The Night is a big black cat The moon is her topaz…
50 terms
8 English Poetry
rhythm
iamb
meter
scancion
A recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables and…
type of poetic foot - de dum
The beat of poetry feet.
Marking lines to show feet or meter.
rhythm
A recurring pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables and…
iamb
type of poetic foot - de dum
12 terms
English III-Poetry vocabulary
slant rhyme
quatrain
parallel structure
octave
A rhyming sound that is not exact.
A four line stanza
the repetition of words or phrases that have similar grammati…
Eight line stanza
slant rhyme
A rhyming sound that is not exact.
quatrain
A four line stanza
English poetry vocabulary
Alliteration
Ballad
Blank verse
Concrete poem
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
A song like poem that tells a story
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter lines
A poem with a shape that suggests its subject
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds
Ballad
A song like poem that tells a story
Poetry vocabulary (English)
hyperbole
personification
simile
alliteration
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
hyperbole
exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken litera…
personification
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
17 terms
English 11 Poetry Vocabulary
Pathetic fallacy
Alliteration
Assonance
Apostrophe
giving human emotion to non-human objects
repetition of similar consonant sounds in several words in on…
repetition of similar vowel sounds
direct address to an object or person who is not present (spe…
Pathetic fallacy
giving human emotion to non-human objects
Alliteration
repetition of similar consonant sounds in several words in on…
Year 8 Advanced English Poetry Terminology
Simile
Metaphor
Assonance
Alliteration
A word or statement that compares one thing to another. Uses…
comparisons between two things but assuming that one thing 'i…
repeated use of identical vowel sounds
the repeated use of consonant sounds
Simile
A word or statement that compares one thing to another. Uses…
Metaphor
comparisons between two things but assuming that one thing 'i…
31 terms
Muncy English 8 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Antecedent
Ballad
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
A reference to a person, place, event, or literary work in hi…
The word a pronoun take the place of... (Example- John said he l…
A narrative poem that is meant to be sung that has rhyme and…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
Allusion
A reference to a person, place, event, or literary work in hi…
20 terms
Senior English poetry vocabulary
ballad
sonnet
pastoral tradition
enjambment
(n.) a poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
(n.) a fourteen-line poem with two parts; the first part pres…
(n.) poetry that glorifies the simple country life, especiall…
(n.) the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond th…
ballad
(n.) a poem or song narrating a story in short stanzas
sonnet
(n.) a fourteen-line poem with two parts; the first part pres…
22 terms
English 8 Poetry Toolbox Terms
simile
metaphor
personification
hyperbole
comparing 2 unlike things using "like" or "as"
comparing 2 unlike things without using "like" or "as"
when human characteristics are given to something that is not…
exaggeration
simile
comparing 2 unlike things using "like" or "as"
metaphor
comparing 2 unlike things without using "like" or "as"
36 terms
English 8 Advanced: Poetry
Jargon
Idiom
Alliteration
Assonance
Specialized vocabulary that is common to a particular group o…
A popular expression that cannot be a mere literal meaning of…
Repetition of the same consonant initial sound and several wo…
Repetition of that was sounds inside several words
Jargon
Specialized vocabulary that is common to a particular group o…
Idiom
A popular expression that cannot be a mere literal meaning of…
26 terms
English 8 Poetry Terms
Poetic License
Imagery
Metaphor
Simile
The author's right to break the rules of proper writing
Words or phrases that appeal to the senses
A comparison that uses no connecting words
A comparison between two unrelated things, using "like" or "as"
Poetic License
The author's right to break the rules of proper writing
Imagery
Words or phrases that appeal to the senses
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