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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…
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…
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
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
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 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…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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
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
10 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Sonnet
stanza
quatrain
couplet
a 14 line poem with a definitive rhyme scheme
group of lines in poetry
4 line stanza
2 rhyming lines
Sonnet
a 14 line poem with a definitive rhyme scheme
stanza
group of lines in poetry
15 terms
poetry and literature terms
imagery
mood
allusion
tone
language that appeals to the senses
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
a reference to another piece of literature
the author's attitude towards a subject
imagery
language that appeals to the senses
mood
the overall feeling or atmosphere a writer creates
42 terms
Literature poetry terms
epic poem
imagery
mood
prose
a long narrative/story poem that tells the adventures of hero…
language or words that appeal to the senses
atmosphere or feeling the reader takes away from the story
all writing but poetry
epic poem
a long narrative/story poem that tells the adventures of hero…
imagery
language or words that appeal to the senses
35 terms
Poetry Literature Terms
Villanelle
Allusion
Consonance
Apostrophe
19-Line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain.…
Reference in work of Literature to something outside the work…
Repetition of similar consonant sounds in a group of words. U…
A figure of speech in which someone (usually absent), some ab…
Villanelle
19-Line poem divided into five tercets and a final quatrain.…
Allusion
Reference in work of Literature to something outside the work…
Literature Poetry terms
Lyric
Dramatic monologue
Didactic
Satiric poetry
expresses thoughts or feelings of a single speaker.
Poem written as a speech made by a character at a decisive mo…
Teaches a lesson or imparts knowledge.
Poetry that blends criticism with humor to convey a message.
Lyric
expresses thoughts or feelings of a single speaker.
Dramatic monologue
Poem written as a speech made by a character at a decisive mo…
19 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Narrative Poems
Lyric Poems
Epics
Ballads
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
Long narrative poems that record the adventures of a hero who…
Narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized by…
Narrative Poems
Stress story and action; epic, romance, and ballads
Lyric Poems
Stress emotion and song; elegy and epigraph, sonnet and sesti…
26 terms
Literature poetry terms
Internal rhyme
Eye rhyme
Slant rhyme
End rhyme
A ryhme created by 2 or more words in the same line of verse;…
A rhyme involving words that are similar in spelling but not…
Rhyme in which either the vowels or consonants of stressed sy…
Rhyming of words at the ends of the lines of poetry; in a kin…
Internal rhyme
A ryhme created by 2 or more words in the same line of verse;…
Eye rhyme
A rhyme involving words that are similar in spelling but not…
27 terms
Literature Poetry terms
Stanza
Rhyme
Meter
Blank verse
a group of lines that share an idea or set of images; stanzas…
produced when the last syllables of two words have matching s…
the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in a verse
poems that don't use any rhyming words
Stanza
a group of lines that share an idea or set of images; stanzas…
Rhyme
produced when the last syllables of two words have matching s…
49 terms
Literature Poetry Unit Terms
Poetry
Poet
Speaker
Form
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
The author of the poem
" narrator " of the poem
The appearance of the words on a page
Poetry
A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells…
Poet
The author of the poem
30 terms
Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Ballad
Connotative language
Denotative
Repetition of the same consonant sounds
Song/poem that tells a sensational story
The unspoken or unwritten meanings associated with a word
The literal (actual) meaning of a word
Alliteration
Repetition of the same consonant sounds
Ballad
Song/poem that tells a sensational story
100 terms
2014AP literature poetry terms
verse
paraphrase
summary
theme
any composition in lines of more or less regular rhythm, usua…
put our own words into what we understand the poem to say, re…
brief condensation of gist, main idea, or story
central thought of the poem
verse
any composition in lines of more or less regular rhythm, usua…
paraphrase
put our own words into what we understand the poem to say, re…
20 terms
poetry literature terms
concrete poem
lyric poem
narrative poem
couplet
one written with a shape that suggests it's subject
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations and fe…
poetry that tells a story
two consecutive lines in a poem that end in rhynes
concrete poem
one written with a shape that suggests it's subject
lyric poem
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations and fe…
48 terms
AP Literature Terms for Poetry
Alliteration
Allusion
Anastrophe
Apostrophe
Repetition of consonant sounds
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Inversion of the natural or usual word order
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Alliteration
Repetition of consonant sounds
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
28 terms
Poetry Literature Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Ballad
Blank Verse
The repetition of the same consonat sounds beginning each wor…
An implied or indirect reference to something with which thee…
A narrative poem, often a song, that tells a story
Unrhymed iambic pentameter. Used by Shakespeare and other Eli…
Alliteration
The repetition of the same consonat sounds beginning each wor…
Allusion
An implied or indirect reference to something with which thee…
24 terms
Literature - Terms and Poetry
Literature (1)
Literature (2)
Literature (3)
Philippine Literature
Form of expression, verbal or written, w/c mirrors life and e…
Consists of writings w/c interpret the meanings of nature and…
Compositions that tell stories, dramatize situations, express…
Expression, oral or written, of the experiences of the Filipi…
Literature (1)
Form of expression, verbal or written, w/c mirrors life and e…
Literature (2)
Consists of writings w/c interpret the meanings of nature and…
119 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
42 terms
poetry terms college literature
dramatic irony
situational irony
personification
symbolism
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
dramatic irony
Irony that occurs when the meaning of the situation is unders…
situational irony
An outcome that turns out to be very different from what was…
23 terms
Intro to Literature Poetry terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
The repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds in a ser…
A brief, intentional reference to a historical, mythic, or li…
The repetition of a word or words at the beginning or success…
Contrasting or combining two terms, phrases, or clauses with…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial stressed, consonant sounds in a ser…
Allusion
A brief, intentional reference to a historical, mythic, or li…
36 terms
AP Literature Poetry Terms
Consonance
Assonance
sound devices
onomatopoeia
more than one repetition of sounds... ex.... "I hear a pitter-patter"
repetition of vowel sounds in a line ... ex. " Oliver opened the…
resources used by poets to convey and reinforce the meaning o…
a sound device; use of words whose sounds echo the words them…
Consonance
more than one repetition of sounds... ex.... "I hear a pitter-patter"
Assonance
repetition of vowel sounds in a line ... ex. " Oliver opened the…
49 terms
poetry terms aice literature
alliteration
allusion
antithesis
apostrophe
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
- A direct or indirect reference to something which is presum…
the opposition or contrast of ideas; the direct opposite
figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagina…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
allusion
- A direct or indirect reference to something which is presum…
29 terms
AP Literature: Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Apostrophe
Assonance
Consonance
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
A speaker directly addresses something or someone not living,…
Repetition at close intervals of vowel sounds. At its most ba…
Repetition at close intervals of consonant sounds (such as bo…
Alliteration
Repetition, at close intervals, of beginning sounds
Apostrophe
A speaker directly addresses something or someone not living,…
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