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11 terms
Poetry
rhyme
rhyme scheme
onomatopoeia
moral
la rima... is a repetition of similar sounds (or the same sound)…
el esquema de la rima... Rhyme scheme is the pattern of rhyme th…
onomatopeya... Onomatopoeia is defined as a word, which imitates…
morality definition, meaning, what is morality: a set of pers…
rhyme
la rima... is a repetition of similar sounds (or the same sound)…
rhyme scheme
el esquema de la rima... Rhyme scheme is the pattern of rhyme th…
10 terms
Poetry
Simile
Alliteration
Personification
Enjambment
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Repetition of consonant sounds
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond the end…
Simile
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
8 terms
Poetry
Onomatopoeia
Rhythm
Stanza
Simile
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
A fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem
COMPARISON OF ONE THING WITH ANOTHER USING "LIKE" OR "AS"
Onomatopoeia
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Rhythm
Pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
23 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhythm
rhyme scheme
end rhyme
group of lines of a poem arranged together
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
word at the end of one line rhymes with word at the end of an…
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together
rhythm
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
5 terms
Poetry
repetition
stanza
rhyme
figurative language
when a word, line, or phrase is repeated more than once
a group of lines in a poem, separated by space from other sta…
when the last words in the lines of a poem have the same sound
language enriched by word images and figurative of speech
repetition
when a word, line, or phrase is repeated more than once
stanza
a group of lines in a poem, separated by space from other sta…
18 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
8 terms
Poetry
POETRY
subject
theme
speaker
A kind of rhythmic language that uses figures of speech and i…
it is the idea that the poem is about
what the idea means
the voice of the poem (not always the poet)
POETRY
A kind of rhythmic language that uses figures of speech and i…
subject
it is the idea that the poem is about
23 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhythm
rhyme scheme
end rhyme
group of lines of a poem arranged together
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
word at the end of one line rhymes with word at the end of an…
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together
rhythm
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
23 terms
Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Alliteration
A comparison using like or as.
States that one is something else.
Giving human qualities, feeling, actions, or characteristic t…
Repetition of the initial consonant. At least 2 repetitions i…
Simile
A comparison using like or as.
Metaphor
States that one is something else.
26 terms
Poetry
Narrative Poem
Alliteration
Character
Flashback
Tells a story; has a narrator.
A literary technique where the same consonant sounds are repe…
A person in a poem.
A literary technique used when an event is described that tak…
Narrative Poem
Tells a story; has a narrator.
Alliteration
A literary technique where the same consonant sounds are repe…
14 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhythm
rhyme scheme
alliteration
group of lines of a poem arranged together
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
consonant sounds repeated at beginnings of several words
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together
rhythm
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
8 terms
poetry
metaphor
simile
personification
rhyme
a comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as
a comparison of two things using like or as
giving human characteristics to an object
when words have the same sound
metaphor
a comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as
simile
a comparison of two things using like or as
20 terms
Poetry
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Repetition
Simile
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
A comparison using "like" or "as"
Onomatopoeia
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
18 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
18 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
16 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
30 terms
Poetry
haiku
ballad
free verse
concrete poem
a form of poetry with lines of 5, 7, 5 syllables, usually abo…
A fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza fo…
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
a poem with a shape that suggests its subject.
haiku
a form of poetry with lines of 5, 7, 5 syllables, usually abo…
ballad
A fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza fo…
25 terms
Poetry
rhythm
alliteration
simile
stanza
The beat of syllables in a poem
Repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close together
A comparison using like or as
a paragraph in a poem
rhythm
The beat of syllables in a poem
alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds in words that are close together
7 terms
Poetry
rhyme
stanza
couplets
free verse
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a "paragraph" of poetry
two lines, one immediately after the other, that contain end…
poetry that does not follow specific rules, styles, or formats
rhyme
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
stanza
a "paragraph" of poetry
17 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
17 terms
Poetry
analysis
simile
metaphor
symbol
An examination of a whole to discover its parts and how they…
A comparison using like or as
A comparison without using like or as; stronger comparison, s…
A thing that represents or stands for something else, esp. a…
analysis
An examination of a whole to discover its parts and how they…
simile
A comparison using like or as
14 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
using the same letter ... or sound at the beginning ... of words
words that make a sound (POW! ZAP! SHHHH!)
words at the end of a line that end ... with the same sound (cat…
comparing two things using the words... like or as : "She's as…
alliteration
using the same letter ... or sound at the beginning ... of words
onomatopoeia
words that make a sound (POW! ZAP! SHHHH!)
17 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
28 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhythm
meter
rhyme scheme
group of lines of a poem arranged together
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
Patterns of stressed and unstressed syllables in each line of…
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together
rhythm
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
12 terms
Poetry
Beat
Rhythm
Stanza
Lines
A steady and regular pulse
A pattern of long and short sounds and silence
A group of lines in a poem
rows of words that may or may not from sentences.
Beat
A steady and regular pulse
Rhythm
A pattern of long and short sounds and silence
13 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhyme scheme
end rhyme
tone
group of lines of a poem arranged together
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
word at the end of one line rhymes with word at the end of an…
used in poetry to convey feeling and emotion
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together
rhyme scheme
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
8 terms
poetry
metaphor
simile
personification
rhyme
a comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as
a comparison of two things using like or as
giving human characteristics to an object
when words have the same sound
metaphor
a comparison of two things WITHOUT using like or as
simile
a comparison of two things using like or as
25 terms
Poetry
haiku
ballad
free verse
concrete poem
a form of poetry with lines of 5, 7, 5 syllables, usually abo…
A fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza fo…
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
a poem with a shape that suggests its subject.
haiku
a form of poetry with lines of 5, 7, 5 syllables, usually abo…
ballad
A fairly short narrative poem written in a songlike stanza fo…
14 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhythm
meter
rhyme scheme
group of lines of a poem arranged together-like paragraphs in…
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
Patterns of stressed and unstressed syllables in each line of…
pattern of rhyming words or sounds-uses letters to label line…
stanza
group of lines of a poem arranged together-like paragraphs in…
rhythm
The beat created by the sound of the words in the poem.... A str…
18 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
17 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
17 terms
Poetry
alliteration
onomatopoeia
rhyme
simile
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words, Identical or very s…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
onomatopoeia
using words that imitate the sound that they are associated w…
12 terms
Poetry Terms
alliteration
rhyme
end rhyme
internal rhyme
repetition of the beginning sound of two or more words in a s…
words that sound alike
rhyme that occurs at the end of lines
rhyme that occurs within a line
alliteration
repetition of the beginning sound of two or more words in a s…
rhyme
words that sound alike
17 terms
Poetry
alliteration
apostrophe
cacophony
caesura
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
The speaker addresses an imaginary character or inanimate obj…
A mixture of harsh and inharmonious sounds... Example: Lewis Car…
A pause near the middle of a line of poetry... Example: The Wint…
alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words…
apostrophe
The speaker addresses an imaginary character or inanimate obj…
26 terms
poetry
form
stanza
narrative poems
lyric
shape
consecutive lines that form a single unit
tells a story
the words in a story, song
form
shape
stanza
consecutive lines that form a single unit
Poetry
Imagery
Alliteration
Repetition
Metaphor
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
the action of repeating something that has already been said…
a word or phrase that is used to make a comparison between tw…
Imagery
visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
21 terms
Poetry
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
a type of literature that expresses, feelings, or tells a sto…
author of poem
"narrator of the poem
appearance of words on the page
Poetry
a type of literature that expresses, feelings, or tells a sto…
Poet
author of poem
14 terms
Poetry
refrain
stanza
rhythm
rhyme scheme
group of words that is repeated in a regular pattern in a poe…
a group of lines in a poem
a repeating pattern of the number of syllables in each line o…
the pattern of rhyming words in a poem (letters represent syl…
refrain
group of words that is repeated in a regular pattern in a poe…
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
12 terms
Poetry
acrostic poetry
alliteration
free verse poetry
haiku
a poem where the letters of the subject are written verticall…
words beginning with the same sound
poetry that has no real rhythm
a three-line poem in which there are five, seven, and five sy…
acrostic poetry
a poem where the letters of the subject are written verticall…
alliteration
words beginning with the same sound
9 terms
Poetry
Tone
Oxymoron
Meter
Setting
The style or expression of the poem
a figure of speech in which opposite terms are combined
A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
Where it takes place
Tone
The style or expression of the poem
Oxymoron
a figure of speech in which opposite terms are combined
10 terms
Poetry
stanza
rhyme scheme
free verse
line break
group of lines in poetry bunched together
patterns of which lines rhyme
form of poetry that doesn't necessarily have a form of rhyme…
place where a line of poetry ends -not guided by punctuation
stanza
group of lines in poetry bunched together
rhyme scheme
patterns of which lines rhyme
10 terms
Poetry
Rhyme
Rhythm
Repetition
Onomatopoeia
is the repetition of sounds at the ends of words (pool, rule,…
the beat created by the pattern of words (The cat sat on the…
a sound, word, phrase, clause or sentence used more than once…
words that imitate sounds (CRASH!BANG!Hiss!SPLAT)
Rhyme
is the repetition of sounds at the ends of words (pool, rule,…
Rhythm
the beat created by the pattern of words (The cat sat on the…
15 terms
Poetry
onomatopeia
alliteration
personification
hyperbole
words that sound like the object or action they refer to
repeating the same beginning sound in more than two words
giving non-human objects human qualities
an obvious or extreme exaggeration
onomatopeia
words that sound like the object or action they refer to
alliteration
repeating the same beginning sound in more than two words
8 terms
Poetry
Alliteration
Personification
Simile
Rhythm
using the same sound at the beginning of neighboring words
giving human traits to something that is not human
compairing using "like" or "as"
makes you tap your foot
Alliteration
using the same sound at the beginning of neighboring words
Personification
giving human traits to something that is not human
10 terms
Poetry
irony
stanza
personification
symbolize
the use of words to suggest something different from or oppos…
a group of lines that form one o the sections of a poem
giving human characteristics to an object, animal or idea
tho represent an idea with an object, picture or sign
irony
the use of words to suggest something different from or oppos…
stanza
a group of lines that form one o the sections of a poem
18 terms
Poetry
refrain
stanza
rhythm
rhyme scheme
group of words that is repeated in a regular pattern in a poe…
a group of lines in a poem
a repeating pattern of the number of syllables in each line o…
the pattern of rhyming words in a poem (letters represent syl…
refrain
group of words that is repeated in a regular pattern in a poe…
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
6 terms
Poetry
Diction
figurative language
imagery
verbal irony
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
Descriptive or figurative language in a literary work; the us…
A figure of speech in which what is said is the opposite of w…
Diction
A writer's or speaker's choice of words
figurative language
A form of language use in which writers and speakers convey s…
21 terms
Poetry
Poetry
Scholastic Writing Awards Category Des…
prose poetry
narrative poem
Writing in verse. May include but is not limited to prose poe…
Special Instructions... Grades 9-12: 100-200 lines (total for t…
poetic language printed in prose paragraphs, but displaying t…
A poem that TELLS A STORY and often includes a plot and chara…
Poetry
Writing in verse. May include but is not limited to prose poe…
Scholastic Writing Awards Category Des…
Special Instructions... Grades 9-12: 100-200 lines (total for t…
15 terms
Poetry
onomatopoeia
personification
rhyme
rhythm
A figure of speech in which natural sounds are imitated in th…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
When multiple words relatively close to each other or within…
The flow and beat of a poem, created by the emphasis we place…
onomatopoeia
A figure of speech in which natural sounds are imitated in th…
personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
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