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AP Literature Terms: Poetry Terminology
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antithesis
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
a word, phrase, or statement which contains more than one mea…
a person or thing that is the direct opposite of someone or s…
Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
Allusion
an expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Literature- Poetry Terminology
Anaphora
Alliteration
Assonance
Imagery
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Repetition of consonant sounds for stylistic effect
Repetition of vowel sounds for stylistic effect
Language and description that appeals to our five senses
Anaphora
The deliberate repetition of the first part of the sentence i…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds for stylistic effect
16 terms
Literature: Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Meter
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
The cadence of a phrase or phrases
The set of rhythm in a poem
Rhyme
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
61 terms
Ocar AP Literature Poetry Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
indirect of passing reference
repetition in first part of a sentence , to have an artistic…
allegory
story or poem that can be used to reveal a hidden meaning
alliteration
beginning of same letter or sound in closely connected words
56 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
repetition of similar consonant sounds
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
a figure of speech characterized by strongly contrasting word…
an address to either an absent person, some abstract quality,…
alliteration
repetition of similar consonant sounds
allusion
a reference in a work of literature to something outside the…
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Simile
Sonnet
Stanza
Symbol
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
Usually a repeated grouping of three or more lines with the s…
Something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of somethi…
Simile
A directly expressed comparison; a figure of speech comparing…
Sonnet
Normally a fourteen-line iambic pentameter poem
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
27 terms
Poetry Terminology (Literature)
Assonance
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguous language
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Repeated sound of the first consonant
Figure of speech that makes reference to a place, person or a…
Open to several interpretations
Assonance
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Alliteration
Repeated sound of the first consonant
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
11 terms
Literature - (Structure) Poetry Terms
Verse
Free Verse
Metrical verse
Meter
Rhyme
Isn't rhymed and metered
both rhymed and metered
The syllabic pattern
Verse
Rhyme
Free Verse
Isn't rhymed and metered
66 terms
English Literature: Poetry Terms
Allegory
Alliteration
Anapest
Antagonist
symbolic narrative in which surface details imply secondary m…
repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginnings…
two unaccented syllables followed by an accented one
character or force against which main character struggles
Allegory
symbolic narrative in which surface details imply secondary m…
Alliteration
repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginnings…
Literature Terminology (Poetry Unit)
Analogy
Antithesis
Apostrophe
Parallelism
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Analogy
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Antithesis
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30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP English Literature Poetry Terms
consonance
assonance
alliteration
parallelism
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds
Phrases or sentences of a similar construction/meaning placed…
consonance
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
35 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Anastrophe
Antithesis
Assonance
the repetition of initial consonant sounds Ex. "full fathom f…
inversion of the usual order of words
figure of speech where contrasting words or ideas are placed…
the effect created when words with the same vowel sound are u…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds Ex. "full fathom f…
Anastrophe
inversion of the usual order of words
58 terms
Poetry Terminology (AP Literature)
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antithesis
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
a technique by which a writer deliberately suggests two or mo…
A statement in which two opposing ideas are balanced. Words,…
Alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
Allusion
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
American Literature - Drama and poetry terms
Tragedy
Comedy
Dramatic irony
Dialogue
A serious play that ends in disaster or sorrow.
A lighthearted play intended to amuse the audience, which usu…
A situation in which the audience knows more than the charact…
A conversation between two characters.
Tragedy
A serious play that ends in disaster or sorrow.
Comedy
A lighthearted play intended to amuse the audience, which usu…
16 terms
Literature: Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Meter
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
The cadence of a phrase or phrases
The set of rhythm in a poem
Rhyme
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
17 terms
English Literature - Poetry Terminology
Theme
Symbolism
Dramatic irony
Foreshadowing
The overall notion or repeated idea throughout the poem
When an object/character/colour is used to represent an abstr…
When the audience knows something that the characters do not
A warning or hint of what is going to happen in the future
Theme
The overall notion or repeated idea throughout the poem
Symbolism
When an object/character/colour is used to represent an abstr…
poetry/literature terms
speaker
sonnet
iambic pentameter
rhyme
the voice that talks to the reader
a fourteen-line poem in iambic pentameter with a regular rhym…
a specific meter in poetry consisting of five feet of unstres…
the repetition of the last accented vowel and all sounds foll…
speaker
the voice that talks to the reader
sonnet
a fourteen-line poem in iambic pentameter with a regular rhym…
39 terms
AS English Literature Terminology - Poetry
Simile
Metaphor
Repetition
Alliteration
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
This is a literary device where a particular word, event or s…
This is the repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the…
Simile
This is a figure of speech involving a comparison between unl…
Metaphor
This is a comparison between essentially unlike things WITHOU…
16 terms
Literature: Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
Rhythm
Meter
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
The cadence of a phrase or phrases
The set of rhythm in a poem
Rhyme
Two or more words sound the same... Example: rot, cot, lot
Rhyme Scheme
The pattern of rhymes in a poem, usually noted by letters... Ex…
19 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
46 terms
Literature/poetry terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Concrete poem
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
a passing or casual reference to a literary work and
resemblance of sounds
pattern, or shape poetry
Alliteration
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
Allusion
a passing or casual reference to a literary work and
47 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Poetry
Prose
Narrative
Ballad
Language sung, chanted, spoken, or written according to some…
The form of written language or everyday speech that is not o…
The class of poems that tell stories
A story told in a song, usually a story deprived from a tragi…
Poetry
Language sung, chanted, spoken, or written according to some…
Prose
The form of written language or everyday speech that is not o…
25 terms
literature - poetry terms
alliteration
assonance
ballad
consonance
repetition of initial consonant sounds
repetition of identical/similar vowel sounds in sequence of w…
poem that tells story in 4-6 line stanzas, meant to be song
repetition of consonant sounds especially at the middle or en…
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
assonance
repetition of identical/similar vowel sounds in sequence of w…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
30 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
115 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
Doggerel
Paraphrase
Speaker
Verse
a term used for lines whose subject matter is trite and whose…
a prose restatement of the central ideas of a poem in your ow…
the voice used by the author in the poem-often created by the…
a term used for lines composed in a measured rhythmical pattern
Doggerel
a term used for lines whose subject matter is trite and whose…
Paraphrase
a prose restatement of the central ideas of a poem in your ow…
15 terms
Poetry and Literature Terms
metaphor
metaphor
quatrain
poetic foot
"All the world's a stage."
a figure of speech that suggests a resemblance or comparison
a stanza of a poem that has four lines
a unit of rhythm in poetry, the pattern of beats
metaphor
"All the world's a stage."
metaphor
a figure of speech that suggests a resemblance or comparison
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
25 terms
Literature 6H- Poetry Terms
alliteration
ballad
couplet
epic poem
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
rhymed pair of lines
long narrative poem about the adventures of heroes
alliteration
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
ballad
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
20 terms
Literature 6 - Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ballad
Couplet
Free Verse
The repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words
A type of narrative poem that tells a story and was originall…
A rhymed pair of lines
Poetry without regular patterns of rhyme and rhythm
Alliteration
The repetition of constant sounds at the beginning of words
Ballad
A type of narrative poem that tells a story and was originall…
42 terms
AP Spanish Literature - Poetry Terminology
Aliteración:
Anáfora:
Apóstrofe:
Asonancia:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
Figure of speech in which the poet speaks directly to someone…
Repetition of a vowel in a series of words. Example: "Llora m…
Aliteración:
Repetition of a consonant in a series, either at the beginnin…
Anáfora:
Repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive…
25 terms
Literature 6H- Poetry Terms
alliteration
ballad
couplet
epic poem
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
rhymed pair of lines
long narrative poem about the adventures of heroes
alliteration
repitition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
ballad
a narrative poem that tells a story meant to be sung or recited
63 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
anaphora
anastrophe
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
emphasis on words or phrases by repeating them at the beginni…
the inversion of the natural order of words or phrases
alliteration
repetition of initial consonant sounds
allusion
a reference to another work of literature, person, or event
27 terms
1 Poetry Terminology (Literature) - 10A
Assonance
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguous language
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Repeated sound of the first consonant
Figure of speech that makes reference to a place, person or a…
Open to several interpretations
Assonance
Repetition of vowels to create internal rhyming within phrases
Alliteration
Repeated sound of the first consonant
45 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
ALLEGORY
ALLITERATION
ALLUSION
ANALOGY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
reference to someone or something that is known from history,…
Comparison made between two things to show how they are alike,
ALLEGORY
story or poem in which characters, settings, and events stand…
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds in words t…
28 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Figurative Language
Personification
Imagery
Free Verse
Is a language that communicates meanings beyond the literal m…
Is the giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
Consists of descriptive words and phrases that re-create sens…
Is poetry that does not contain regular patterns of rhythm or…
Figurative Language
Is a language that communicates meanings beyond the literal m…
Personification
Is the giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
89 terms
literature and poetry terms all
characterization
Direct characterization
Indirect characterization
Dynamic character
A method an author uses to let revile the character's persona…
Where the author makes specific
When the author reveals the character personality through his…
Will grow and change significantly and experience an epiphany
characterization
A method an author uses to let revile the character's persona…
Direct characterization
Where the author makes specific
17 terms
TEST 4 - Poetry & Literature - Terms
Onomatopoeia
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
word sounds like what it symbolizes
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
repetition of similar vowel sounds
repetition of consonants (especially at the end of words)
Onomatopoeia
word sounds like what it symbolizes
Alliteration
repetition of the initial consonant sounds
25 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
Personification
The repetition of consonant sosunds at the beginning of words
A comparison of two things that are unlike but have some qual…
Use of words of whose sounds echo their meanings such as buzz…
The giving of human qualities to an animal, object, or idea.
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sosunds at the beginning of words
Metaphor
A comparison of two things that are unlike but have some qual…
21 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Simile
Internal Rhyme
Allusion
Sestet
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike t…
occur in the middle of a line. This line has an internal rhym…
reference to a statement, a person, a place, or an event from…
6 lines of poetry, especially the last 6 lines of a Petrarcha…
Simile
Figure of speech that makes a comparison between two unlike t…
Internal Rhyme
occur in the middle of a line. This line has an internal rhym…
19 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Free verse
stanza
Lyric Poem
Speaker
a poem with no set rules
a group of lines in a poem
a single speaker expresses thoughts or feelings
the voice that talks to the reader
Free verse
a poem with no set rules
stanza
a group of lines in a poem
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