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12 terms
Vocabulary (Figurative Language/Poetry)
repetition
rhythm
metaphor
alliteration
Performing something over and over again
a regular beat or sound pattern (music, poetry, dance)
a figure of speech that suggests how two seemingly dissimilar…
two or more words in a row that begin with the same sound
repetition
Performing something over and over again
rhythm
a regular beat or sound pattern (music, poetry, dance)
18 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language Vocabulary
free verse
poetry
rhyme
stanza/verse
a type of poetry that does not have any rhyme, meter patterns…
a type of writing that is used to express emotions, experienc…
end sounds of a word that sound alike (example: door, floor,…
a "poetry paragraph"
free verse
a type of poetry that does not have any rhyme, meter patterns…
poetry
a type of writing that is used to express emotions, experienc…
22 terms
Figurative Language & Poetry Vocabulary
allusion
imagery
metaphor
idiom
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
Words or phrases that appeal to the reader's senses.
comparison of two things essentially different but with some…
an expression whose meaning is different from the individual…
allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
imagery
Words or phrases that appeal to the reader's senses.
25 terms
Figurative language/poetry vocabulary
Alliteration
Analogy
Hyperbole
Idiom
Repetition of consonant sounds
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong e…
A common, often used expression that doesn't make sense if yo…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
Analogy
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some…
13 terms
Figurative Language and Poetry Vocabulary
Figurative Language
Imagery
Tone
Simile
The use of creative comparisons to describe familiar things i…
Words and phrases that call up pictures in your mind... Appeal t…
The poet's attitude toward a subject
is a comparison of unlike things using the words like or as.
Figurative Language
The use of creative comparisons to describe familiar things i…
Imagery
Words and phrases that call up pictures in your mind... Appeal t…
10 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language Vocabulary
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Hyperbole
Repeated use of the first consonant sound in a text.
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary te…
Repetition of similar vowel sounds in a text.
An exaggeration that expresses strong emotion, makes a point,…
Alliteration
Repeated use of the first consonant sound in a text.
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary te…
11 terms
Poetry Vocabulary: Figurative Language
Metaphor
Simile
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
to compare two things as if they were the same not using "lik…
to compare two things using the words "like" or "as"
words that begin with the same letter or sound
to use words whose sound suggest the meaning
Metaphor
to compare two things as if they were the same not using "lik…
Simile
to compare two things using the words "like" or "as"
17 terms
Poetry, Figurative Language, Types of Poetry Vocabulary
imagery
figurative language
simile
metaphor
language that appeals to the senses
general term for language we don't take literally
a comparison between two unlike things, using a connecting wo…
a comparison between two unlike things, without using a conne…
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
figurative language
general term for language we don't take literally
16 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language Vocabulary
tone
free verse
traditional form
rhythm
the speaker's attitude
poetry that has NO rules
poetry that follows mixed rules
the "beat" heard in a poem, created by a pattern of stressed…
tone
the speaker's attitude
free verse
poetry that has NO rules
15 terms
Poetry - figurative language vocabulary
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
Compares two unlike things by using like or as examples John…
Compares two unlike things by describing one thing as if it w…
Give the human characteristics to a nonhuman subject examples…
Figurative language
Writing or speech that is not meant to be taken literally
Simile
Compares two unlike things by using like or as examples John…
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Poetry Vocabulary: Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Language that contains or uses figures of speech, especially…
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison that doesn't use "like" or "as"
Giving human-like qualities to inanimate objects
Figurative Language
Language that contains or uses figures of speech, especially…
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
16 terms
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…
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Poetry and Figurative Languages Vocabulary
Alliteration
Hyperbole
Idiom
Metaphor
The repitition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
Big exaggeration, usually with humor
Groups of words whose meaning is different from the ordinary…
Comparing two things without using "like or as" to suggest th…
Alliteration
The repitition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
Hyperbole
Big exaggeration, usually with humor
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…
26 terms
Figurative Language & Devices in 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. T…
A type of metaphor in which non-human things or ideas possess…
The repetition of a consonant sound at the beginning of neigh…
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. T…
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…
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…
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
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
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…
18 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language Vocabulary - Version A
form
line
stanza
structure
a poem's shape; the way its words and lines are laid out on t…
it may or may not be a complete sentence - in fact, some line…
lines that are grouped together to form "poem paragraphs"
how a poem is written; there are two main kinds of structured…
form
a poem's shape; the way its words and lines are laid out on t…
line
it may or may not be a complete sentence - in fact, some line…
11 terms
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…
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…
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…
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…
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
9 terms
Academic Vocabulary Poetry/Figurative Language List #4
personification
refrain
repetition
rhyme
A figure of speech in which a nonhuman thing is given human c…
A repeated word, phrase, line or group of lines in a poem or…
The repeating of a word or phrase to add rhythm or to focus o…
The rhyming words at the ends of lines or within one line of…
personification
A figure of speech in which a nonhuman thing is given human c…
refrain
A repeated word, phrase, line or group of lines in a poem or…
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
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…
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…
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…
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…
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"
10 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language Vocabulary - Version B
line
stanza
rhyme
alliteration
it may or may not be a complete sentence - in fact, some line…
lines that are grouped together to form "poem paragraphs"
the repetition of sounds at the end of words, as in "see" and…
the repetition of consonant sounds to create a feeling or moo…
line
it may or may not be a complete sentence - in fact, some line…
stanza
lines that are grouped together to form "poem paragraphs"
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"…
17 terms
Poetry and Figurative Language
Poetry
Line
Stanza
Rythem
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.
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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