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Structural Elements of Poetry and Prose
Poetry
Prose
Poetry
Prose
Written in lines
One sentence follows another
Lines grouped together to make stanzas or verses
Sentences are grouped into paragraphs
Poetry
Written in lines
Prose
One sentence follows another
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STRUCTURE AND MEANING IN PROSE AND POETRY
A reader reads
A writer writes
A writer writes
A writer writes
to enjoy or be entertained
to persuade
to inform
to express strong feeling or emotion
A reader reads
to enjoy or be entertained
A writer writes
to persuade
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Unit 6: Structure and Meaning in Prose and Poetry
anecdote
bandwagon
bar graph
chronological
A short, entertaining story
An appeal to join the "winning side."
A graph used to show change in relationship at set points in…
In order by time sequence.
anecdote
A short, entertaining story
bandwagon
An appeal to join the "winning side."
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Unit 6: Structure and Meaning in Prose and Poetry
anecdote
bandwagon
bar graph
chronological
A short, entertaining story
An appeal to join the "winning side."
A graph used to show change in relationship at set points in…
In order by time sequence.
anecdote
A short, entertaining story
bandwagon
An appeal to join the "winning side."
33 terms
Part B and C Poetry, Syntax, and Structure - Juan
Meter
Scansion
Foot
Sonnet
Consistent rhythm, something we can tap our feet to. Meter co…
The process of labeling meter
One accented syllable with 1,2, or 3 or 0 unaccented syllables
14 lines of iambic pentameter
Meter
Consistent rhythm, something we can tap our feet to. Meter co…
Scansion
The process of labeling meter
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Elements of Prose Lit, Poetry: fig language, Poetic Structure
plot
simple narrative account
exposition
complication (rising action)
a sequence of events in a narrative that is carefully constru…
chronological description of real events thats purpose is to…
background info on the characters, setting, and other events…
conflict is developed, suspense is created, and foreshadowing…
plot
a sequence of events in a narrative that is carefully constru…
simple narrative account
chronological description of real events thats purpose is to…
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Prose Plot & Character || Poetry Sound Devices, FoS, & Structure
Plot
Exposition
Rising action
Conflict
Sequence of events in a narrative constructed for artistic pu…
When background info, setting, & characters are given
(Complication); conflict is developed,suspense is created, an…
Interplay between opposing elements
Plot
Sequence of events in a narrative constructed for artistic pu…
Exposition
When background info, setting, & characters are given
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PRAXIS 5039: Patterns, Structures, and Characteristics of Literary Genres (Poetry, Prose, & Nonfiction)
Ballad
Canto
Dramatic monologue
Elegy
A short poem, often written by an anonymous author, comprisin…
The main section of a long poem.
A poem in which a character speaks to listeners whose respons…
A mournful lament for the dead
Ballad
A short poem, often written by an anonymous author, comprisin…
Canto
The main section of a long poem.
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3.1 Structure, element, & themes of British & Commonwealth prose, poetry, & drama that are characteristic of particular Brit culture, regions,or historical period
Anglo-Saxon
Medieval
Renaissance & Elizabethan Period
Sir Edmund Spenser
spanning 6 cent., but produced only a lil lit. Beowulf (anoym…
Geoffrey Chaucer-Canterbury Tales. (Father of Eng lit) writte…
The most important lit period since it's synonymous w Shakesp…
dubbed the "Poet's Poet"; invented a variation of this Ita so…
Anglo-Saxon
spanning 6 cent., but produced only a lil lit. Beowulf (anoym…
Medieval
Geoffrey Chaucer-Canterbury Tales. (Father of Eng lit) writte…
Poetry or Prose?
poetry
poetry
poetry
poetry
written in stanzas
written in lines
more white space
may rhyme
poetry
written in stanzas
poetry
written in lines
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AP English III Rhetorical Analysis Part IV
pun
reductio ad absurdum
rhetorical question
sarcasm
a play on words that often has comic effect. associated with…
the Latin for "to reduce to the absurd." This is a technique…
one that does not expect an explicit answer. It is used to po…
a comic technique that ridicules through caustic language. To…
pun
a play on words that often has comic effect. associated with…
reductio ad absurdum
the Latin for "to reduce to the absurd." This is a technique…
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Terminology: Syntax & Grammatical Terms
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antecedent
repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
repetition of a word or phrase as the beginning of successive…
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
Anadiplosis
repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
Anaphora
repetition of a word or phrase as the beginning of successive…
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Vocab Semester 1
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English IV AP Syntax and Grammatical terms
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antecedent
Asyndeton
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
a figure of speech in which opposing or contrasting ideas are…
conjunctions are omitted, producing a fast-paced and rapid pr…
Anaphora
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
Anastrophe
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
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Poetry Terms- Language (words and syntax)
Denotation
Ambiguous word
Pun
Connotation
Explicit dictionary meaning(s) of a word
More than one meaning in a particular context
Sharp contrast of possible meanings of a word
Suggestive meanings and associations
Denotation
Explicit dictionary meaning(s) of a word
Ambiguous word
More than one meaning in a particular context
LA 7 prose and poetry Terms
line of verse
stanza
Free Verse poetry
rhyme
one line of poetry
a visual group of verse
no rhyme pattern or verse pattern
words that sound the same
line of verse
one line of poetry
stanza
a visual group of verse
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Language in Poetry
Poetic de
alliteration
simile
onomato
the poetic structure of words that creates emotions and imagi…
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with…
...
Poetic de
the poetic structure of words that creates emotions and imagi…
alliteration
occurence of the same letter or sound at the beginning or sou…
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11-20 (structures and syntax techniques)
Loose/cummulative
periodic
simple
antithesis
makes complete sense if brought to a close before the actual…
(unlike loose sentence) not grammatically complete until the…
contains one subject and one verb
a rhetorical device in which two ideas are directly opposed (…
Loose/cummulative
makes complete sense if brought to a close before the actual…
periodic
(unlike loose sentence) not grammatically complete until the…
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Poetry and Prose(4th grade)
Prose
Poetry
Rhyme
Verse
Written or spoken language in its ordinary form, without metr…
Verse written to create a response of thoughts and feelings f…
A word that sounds like another word
One of the lines of the poem
Prose
Written or spoken language in its ordinary form, without metr…
Poetry
Verse written to create a response of thoughts and feelings f…
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Literary and Poetic Devices -- For poetry and prose
alliteration
antagonist
indirect characterization
climax
She sells seashells by the seashore.
A character or force against which another character struggle…
The means by which writers present and reveal character. Writ…
The turning point of the action in the plot of a play or stor…
alliteration
She sells seashells by the seashore.
antagonist
A character or force against which another character struggle…
9 terms
Syntax
Syntax
Conventional Syntax
Complex Syntax
Inverted Syntax
A macro-term for the grammar and order of words in poetry and…
Simple, straightforward word order that obeys common grammati…
Word order that, while it obeys the rules of grammar, involve…
Word order than runs opposite of what you might normally expect
Syntax
A macro-term for the grammar and order of words in poetry and…
Conventional Syntax
Simple, straightforward word order that obeys common grammati…
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Poetry structural devices
alliteration
rhyme
rhythm
enjambment
Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of words placed ne…
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
The beat of syllables within a line of poetry
A run-on line of poetry in which logical and grammatical sens…
alliteration
Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of words placed ne…
rhyme
Repetition of sounds at the end of words
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Poetry Vocabulary
Connotation
Denotation
Speaker
Tone
The emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
The literal or dictionary definition of a word.
The narrative voice of the poem. The speaker is not the autho…
The authors attitude towards his or her subject
Connotation
The emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
Denotation
The literal or dictionary definition of a word.
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Poetry Terms
caesura
conceit
enjambment
epiphany
A natural pause or break in a line of poetry, usually near th…
An extended metaphor
the continuation of meaning, without pause or break, from one…
A moment of sudden revelation or insight
caesura
A natural pause or break in a line of poetry, usually near th…
conceit
An extended metaphor
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Unit Four Poetry
monologue
stanza
persona
rhyme
(n.) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
A group of lines in a poem
A complex set of characteristics that makes you unique
Correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words…
monologue
(n.) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
stanza
A group of lines in a poem
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100 Literary Terms for AP Literature - Lesson 7
dactyl
enjambment
epigram
metaphysical poetry
a foot of poetry consisting of a stressed syllable followed b…
a technique in poetry that involves the running on of a line…
a brief witty poem
refers to the work of poets who explore highly complex, ... phil…
dactyl
a foot of poetry consisting of a stressed syllable followed b…
enjambment
a technique in poetry that involves the running on of a line…
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LA vocab test on wensday
Clichè
Aphorism
Parallelism
Paraphrase
An overused expression
Brief statement expressing a truth about life
Similar grammatical structure
To put in your own words
Clichè
An overused expression
Aphorism
Brief statement expressing a truth about life
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Poetry Terms
narrative poetry
lyric poetry
dramatic
sonnet
poem that tells story and has plot
type of emotional, song like poetry
poetry that occurs when more there is more than 1 speaker
14 lines, abab/abcb/cdcd/etet/gg, iambic pentameter
narrative poetry
poem that tells story and has plot
lyric poetry
type of emotional, song like poetry
17 terms
K/AP Lit Terms #5
Point of View
Prose
Realism
Rebuttal
The relation in which a narrator/author stands to a subject o…
The ordinary form of written language without metrical struct…
Attempting to describe nature and life without idealization a…
An argument technique wherein opposing arguments are anticipa…
Point of View
The relation in which a narrator/author stands to a subject o…
Prose
The ordinary form of written language without metrical struct…
8 terms
Poetry Quiz
Connotation
Denotation
Speaker
Tone
The emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
The literal or dictionary definition of a word
the narrative voice of the poem. The speaker is not the autho…
The author's attitude towards his or her subject. Tone can be…
Connotation
The emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
Denotation
The literal or dictionary definition of a word
30 terms
AP Lit Chapter 3 Vocab words
Prose
Clause
Co-ordination
Subordination
classification of writing; refers to fiction and nonfiction--…
a grammatical unit that contains both a subject and its verb
if two ideas are of equal importance, the writer may indicate…
if one of two ideas is of less importance than the other, the…
Prose
classification of writing; refers to fiction and nonfiction--…
Clause
a grammatical unit that contains both a subject and its verb
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Rhetorical Terms 3
Anecdote
Annotation
Antithesis
Aphorism
narrative or story often used to make a point, to be humorous
note of explanation or comment added to a text or diagram
presentation of 2 contrasting images
Contains a general truth, or statement of a scientific princi…
Anecdote
narrative or story often used to make a point, to be humorous
Annotation
note of explanation or comment added to a text or diagram
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Syntax and Grammatical Terms
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antecedent
Antithesis
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers.
a figure of speech in which opposing or contrasting ideas are…
Anaphora
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
Anastrophe
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
9 terms
English vocab
Synecdoche
Syntax
Synthesis
Theme
A figure of speech that utilizes a part as representative of…
The grammatical structure of prose and poetry
Locating a number of sources and integrating them into the de…
The underlying ideas the author illustrates through character…
Synecdoche
A figure of speech that utilizes a part as representative of…
Syntax
The grammatical structure of prose and poetry
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column 6
synecdoche
syntax
synthesis
theme
a figure of speech that utilizes a part as representative of…
the grammatical structure of prose and poetry
locating a number of sources and integrating them into the de…
the underlying ideas in the author illustrates
synecdoche
a figure of speech that utilizes a part as representative of…
syntax
the grammatical structure of prose and poetry
23 terms
Terminology: Syntax & Grammatical Terms
Anadiplosis
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antecedent
repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
repetition of a word or phrase as the beginning of successive…
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
Anadiplosis
repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the be…
Anaphora
repetition of a word or phrase as the beginning of successive…
8 terms
AP LANG last column
synecdoche
syntax
theme
thesis
utilizes a part as representative of the whole ("All hands on…
grammatical structure of prose and poetry
underlying ideas an author illustrates through characterizati…
main idea of a piece of writing, presents authors claim
synecdoche
utilizes a part as representative of the whole ("All hands on…
syntax
grammatical structure of prose and poetry
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unit 11
syntax
satire
pun
parallelism
arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed senten…
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
a joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word o…
the use of successive verbal constructions in poetry or prose…
syntax
arrangement of words and phrases to create well-formed senten…
satire
the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose…
8 terms
Literary Terms for Poetry Quiz #13, "My Country Awake" and "The Home" by Rabindranath Tagore and Prose Quiz #13, passage from Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
periodic
conceit
passive voice
ballad
The main clause is at the end of the sentence and is preceded…
A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
The voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of th…
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
periodic
The main clause is at the end of the sentence and is preceded…
conceit
A fanciful expression, usually in the form of an extended met…
110 terms
Prose and Poetry Terms
plot
conflict
external conflict
internal conflict
The series of related events that make up a story or drama. T…
A struggle or clash between opposing characters, forces, or e…
A character struggles against some outside force: another cha…
A struggle between opposing needs, desires, or emotions withi…
plot
The series of related events that make up a story or drama. T…
conflict
A struggle or clash between opposing characters, forces, or e…
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Literary Terms for Poetry Quiz #4, "To His Coy Mistress" by Andrew Marvel and Prose Quiz #4, Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
iambic tetrameter
hyperbole
slant rhyme
syllogism
A line of a verse with 4 feet (8 syllables).
A figure of speech that involves an exaggeration of ideas for…
Words that end in similar but not exact sounds.
A form of deductive reasoning consisting of a major premise,…
iambic tetrameter
A line of a verse with 4 feet (8 syllables).
hyperbole
A figure of speech that involves an exaggeration of ideas for…
24 terms
syntax and grammatical terms
Anaphora
Anastrophe
Antecedent
Antithesis
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
inversion of the usual order of words
The word, phrase, or clause referred to by a pronoun.
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced
Anaphora
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of succes…
Anastrophe
inversion of the usual order of words
23 terms
AP Lit Poetry and Prose Terms
antithesis
apostrophe
diction
didactic poem
a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
a figure of speech in poetry in which someone (usually, but n…
the use of words in a literary work. Diction may be described…
a poem which is intended primarily to teach a lesson. The dis…
antithesis
a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
apostrophe
a figure of speech in poetry in which someone (usually, but n…
Poetry Terms AP English
Aposrophe
Cacophany
Caesura
Couplet
Direct address in poetry
Harsh and discor
A break or pause within a line of poetry indicated by punctua…
Two lines of rhyming poetry; often used by shake spear to con…
Aposrophe
Direct address in poetry
Cacophany
Harsh and discor
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Syntax list 2 11.20.15
Cumulative sentence
Telegraphic sentence
Tricolon
Periodic sentence
Main idea/independent clause is elaborated by the edition of…
Fewer than 5 words
Series of 3 words, phrases or sentences that are parallel in…
Main clause is at end
Cumulative sentence
Main idea/independent clause is elaborated by the edition of…
Telegraphic sentence
Fewer than 5 words
10 terms
Term List #4: Syntax
Syntax
Transitions
Antecedent
Staccato
the way in which words are put together to form phrases, clau…
bridges in sentences
pronoun's source
rapid, broken sentences
Syntax
the way in which words are put together to form phrases, clau…
Transitions
bridges in sentences
24 terms
Poetry and prose
Alliteration
Character
Climax
Conflict
The repetition of a consonant sounds especially at the beginn…
An imaginary person that inhibits a literary work literary ch…
The turning point of the action in the plot of a play or stor…
A struggle between losing forces in the story or play usually…
Alliteration
The repetition of a consonant sounds especially at the beginn…
Character
An imaginary person that inhibits a literary work literary ch…
8 terms
english poetry quiz
Connotation
Denotation
Speaker
Tone
the emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
The literal or dictionary definition of a word
the narrative voice of a poem. The speaker is not the author,…
The authors attitude towards his or her subject. Can be conve…
Connotation
the emotional, imaginative, and symbolic meanings surrounding…
Denotation
The literal or dictionary definition of a word
AP Lit Poetry Vocab
Anaphora
Antecedent
Anastrophe
Antithesis
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
a rhetorical term for the inversion of the normal order of th…
a figure of speech in which opposing or contrasting ideas are…
Anaphora
the regular repetition of the same word or phrase at the begi…
Antecedent
the word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
34 terms
STANDARD - Poetry terms
stanza
meter
scanning
enjambment
a group of lines in a poem
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a l…
indicating the metrical pattern in a poem
the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond the end…
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
meter
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a l…
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