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English 9 Poetry vocabulary
rhythm
rhyme
simile
point of view
the beat or meter; the pattern of accented and unaccented syl…
the repetition of similar ending sounds... "bat, cat, sat"
a comparison using like or as; She is like the world to me.
the perspective from which a poem or story is told
rhythm
the beat or meter; the pattern of accented and unaccented syl…
rhyme
the repetition of similar ending sounds... "bat, cat, sat"
23 terms
English 9 Poetry Vocabulary
argosy
art
battalion
cadence
a large merchant ship, especially one with rich cargo
a class of objects according to aesthetic principles
a large organized group of soldiers or people who act together
rhythmic flow of a sequence of sounds or words
argosy
a large merchant ship, especially one with rich cargo
art
a class of objects according to aesthetic principles
13 terms
English 9: Poetry | Vocabulary
stanza
rhyme scheme
personification
simile
A group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
The ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
A figurative piece of language that gives human or animal cha…
A figurative piece of language that compares two things that…
stanza
A group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
rhyme scheme
The ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
35 terms
Poetry Vocabulary - English 9
Rhyme
End Rhyme
Internal rhyme
Alliteration
A repeated sound
A rhyme at the end of two or more lines
A rhyme occurring within a rhyme or lines
The occurrence of the same sound in the beginning of two or m…
Rhyme
A repeated sound
End Rhyme
A rhyme at the end of two or more lines
Poetry Vocabulary - English 9
Diction
Hyperbole
Imagery
Paradox
(n.) The selection of words in a literary work. A work's dict…
(n.) a figure of speech involving an exaggeration
(n.) a concrete representation of a sense impression, a feeli…
(n.) As a figure of speech, it is seemingly self-contradictor…
Diction
(n.) The selection of words in a literary work. A work's dict…
Hyperbole
(n.) a figure of speech involving an exaggeration
37 terms
English 9 Poetry Vocabulary
Form
Line
Stanza
Couplet
The apperance of the words on the page
A group of words together on the line of a poem
A group of lines arranged together
Two line stanza
Form
The apperance of the words on the page
Line
A group of words together on the line of a poem
27 terms
English 9 Poetry Vocabulary
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Implied metaphor
A phrase that uses like or as to compare
An object, activity, or idea that is used as a symbol
An inanimate object that has human characteristics
Compares to unlike things, without mentioning on of them
Simile
A phrase that uses like or as to compare
Metaphor
An object, activity, or idea that is used as a symbol
English 9 Poetry Vocabulary
stanza
couplet
quatrain
rhyme scheme
a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
two lines of verse, usually in the same meter and joined by r…
a stanza of four lines, especially one having alternate rhymes
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
stanza
a group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in…
couplet
two lines of verse, usually in the same meter and joined by r…
English 9 Poetry Vocabulary
Epithet
Simile
Metaphor
Repetition
A word or phrase preceding or following a name which serves t…
A comparison using like or as
A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like…
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
Epithet
A word or phrase preceding or following a name which serves t…
Simile
A comparison using like or as
11 terms
English 9 poetry vocabulary
Figure of speech
Allusion
Anachronism
Apostrophe
An expression in which the words are used in a non literal se…
A casual reference to a famous historical or literary figure…
An error in chronology, placing and event, person, item, or l…
A figure of speech in which someone (usually, but not always…
Figure of speech
An expression in which the words are used in a non literal se…
Allusion
A casual reference to a famous historical or literary figure…
Poetry Terms 1 - English 9
alliteration
simile
slant rhyme
antithesis
type of internal rhyme when beginning consonant sounds repeated
comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
type of end rhyme with similar but not exact sounds
using two opposites to highlight or contrast features of both
alliteration
type of internal rhyme when beginning consonant sounds repeated
simile
comparison of two unlike things using "like" or "as"
20 terms
English 9 Vocabulary List: Poetry
Trifles
Solace
Sinister
Paralytic
Unimportant things
Comfort or consolation in a time of sadness
Threatening harm or evil
A Paralyzed person
Trifles
Unimportant things
Solace
Comfort or consolation in a time of sadness
16 terms
English 9 Poetry Unit
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
Rhyme
Rhyme Scheme
the repetition of the same consonant sound in several words o…
the use of words that sound like what they mean (hiss, sizzle…
the repetition of the sound of a stressed vowel and any sound…
A regular pattern of rhyming words in a poem.
Alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant sound in several words o…
Onomatopoeia
the use of words that sound like what they mean (hiss, sizzle…
37 terms
English 9 poetry unit vocabulary
speaker of poem
Dictation
abstract dictation
concrete diction
a person whose voice is heard in the poem, not the poet
choice of words
...
...
speaker of poem
a person whose voice is heard in the poem, not the poet
Dictation
choice of words
English 9 Honors: Poetry Vocabulary
quatrain
octet
sestet
elegy
stanza or poem with 4 lines (usually with alternate rhymes)
stanza of eight lines
only six lined stanza
mournful poem,
quatrain
stanza or poem with 4 lines (usually with alternate rhymes)
octet
stanza of eight lines
26 terms
Poetry Vocabulary Acc. English 9
hyperbole
simile
metaphor
symbolism
a figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis.
figure of speech in which 2 essential unlike things are expli…
word/phrase that designates one thing is applied to another i…
practice of representing things by means of attributing symbo…
hyperbole
a figure of speech in which exaggeration is used for emphasis.
simile
figure of speech in which 2 essential unlike things are expli…
25 terms
English 9 Poetry Terms
Form
Traditional form
Free verse
Concrete Poem
the shape or arrangement of a poem that give structure to the…
has rules for numbers of lines, rhythm, or rhymes in a poem (…
no rules about rhyming or rhythm in a poem
A poem with a shape that suggests its subject.
Form
the shape or arrangement of a poem that give structure to the…
Traditional form
has rules for numbers of lines, rhythm, or rhymes in a poem (…
27 terms
English 9 Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
blank verse
couplet
repetition of similar consonant sounds in words near each other
a reference to something from literature, history, religion,…
poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
two consecutive lines of poetry that form a unit or complete…
alliteration
repetition of similar consonant sounds in words near each other
allusion
a reference to something from literature, history, religion,…
18 terms
English9 Poetry Meter
meter
iambic pentameter
foot
Jos'o / i / lyn
various repetitions of accented syllables
most common meter in English
group of syllables with one accented and one or two unaccente…
has 3 syllables
meter
various repetitions of accented syllables
iambic pentameter
most common meter in English
30 terms
Poetry Terms-Fiske-English 9
verse
blank verse
free verse
figurative language
a unit of poetry such as a stanza or a line
unrhymed iambic pentameter
poetry free of any restrictions; poetry not tied to a particu…
language that communicates beyond the literal meaning of the…
verse
a unit of poetry such as a stanza or a line
blank verse
unrhymed iambic pentameter
English 9 Honors Poetry Vocabulary
Punning
Imagery
Similes
Metaphor
a play on words
words that appeal to the senses
comparing two unlike things using like, as, than, or resembles
a direct comparison between two unlike things
Punning
a play on words
Imagery
words that appeal to the senses
26 terms
THS English 9 Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Couplet
repetition of consonants or sounds at the beginning of two or…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of consonant sounds within words
two successive rhymed lines of poetry
Alliteration
repetition of consonants or sounds at the beginning of two or…
Assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
11 terms
English 9: Epic Poetry Vocab
Epic
Epic Simile
Epithet
Hubris
Long, narrative poem; Tells adventures of a hero who reflects…
Elaborate, more involved version of a regular simile
Brief, descriptive phrases that help characterize a specific…
Exaggerated self pride or self confidence; Often has fatal re…
Epic
Long, narrative poem; Tells adventures of a hero who reflects…
Epic Simile
Elaborate, more involved version of a regular simile
37 terms
Vocabulary for poetry terms for English 9
Allegory
Alliteration
Ballad
Caesura
A symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas, characterized…
A strong pause within a line of verbs.
Allegory
A symbolic narrative in which the surface details imply a sec…
Alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
30 terms
English 9 Poetry Terms
form
traditional form
organic form
Concrete Poem
the shape or arrangement of a poem
has rules for numbers of lines, rhythm, or rhymes in a poem
no rules about rhyming or rhythm in a poem
A poem with a shape that suggests its subject.
form
the shape or arrangement of a poem
traditional form
has rules for numbers of lines, rhythm, or rhymes in a poem
40 terms
English 9 Poetry Terms
stanza
symbolism
apostrophe
allusion
a unit within a larger poem
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
addressing directly, an inanimate object as if it were alive…
a reference to something the reader is expected to understand…
stanza
a unit within a larger poem
symbolism
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
English 9 Poetry Terms
Poetry
End Rhyme
Internal Rhyme
Meter
Language chosen and arranged to create a specific emotional r…
A rhyme between the last word or syllable of a line of poetry…
A rhyme occurring within a single line of poetry, also called…
Units of stressed and unstressed syllables within the lines o…
Poetry
Language chosen and arranged to create a specific emotional r…
End Rhyme
A rhyme between the last word or syllable of a line of poetry…
English 9 Poetry Terms
Lyric Poetry
Narrative Poetry
Onomatopoeia
Allusion
expresses the thoughts of a single speaker. Short, giving one…
tells a story. Has setting, character, and point of view
imitates the sound it describes
a well known reference referring to a character, place, point…
Lyric Poetry
expresses the thoughts of a single speaker. Short, giving one…
Narrative Poetry
tells a story. Has setting, character, and point of view
37 terms
English 9 Poetry (Jansen)
line
stanza
theme
verse
single line of text
group of text with spacing in between
recurring subject or idea noticeably evident in literary work
writing arranged with a metrical rhythm
line
single line of text
stanza
group of text with spacing in between
Poetry and English Vocabulary 9-9-15
alliteration
hyperbole
metaphor
onomatopeia
when a sentence or several have a repetition of the same cons…
when the writer makes an extreme exaggeration.
comparing two things without using the words "like" or "as".
when the word you're using is the actual sound you are trying…
alliteration
when a sentence or several have a repetition of the same cons…
hyperbole
when the writer makes an extreme exaggeration.
Poetry English 9
Mood
Tone
Slant rhyme
Exact rhyme
The mood is the feeling of the thing you are watching or read…
The way you hear something
A close rhyme but not exact
Rhyme with the ending of the word
Mood
The mood is the feeling of the thing you are watching or read…
Tone
The way you hear something
Poetry English 9
Metaphor
Simile
Haiku
Rhyme scheme
Metaphor A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words…
Simile A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like…
3 unrhymed lines (5, 7, 5) usually focusing on nature
A regular pattern of rhyming words in a poem
Metaphor
Metaphor A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words…
Simile
Simile A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like…
English 9 A: Drama and Poetry
Tragedy
Comedy
Drama
Act
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
A play which ends happily because the hero or heroine is able…
The genre of fiction that involves plays or productions perfo…
The major divisions or sections of a play, like chapters in a…
Tragedy
A serious form of drama dealing with the downfall of a heroic…
Comedy
A play which ends happily because the hero or heroine is able…
14 terms
Poetry Terms - English 9
Line
Enjambment
Stanza
Refrain
The basic building block of poetry; grouping words together o…
the running over of a sentence or a thought from one line to…
a division of poetry named for the number of lines it contain…
the repetition of a line or phrase of a poem at regular inter…
Line
The basic building block of poetry; grouping words together o…
Enjambment
the running over of a sentence or a thought from one line to…
26 terms
WHS English 9 Poetry Terms
alliteration
epic
hyperbole
metaphor
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words next to o…
A really long narrative poem celebrating the great deeds of o…
a figure of speech that uses intentional exaggeration to expr…
a figure of speech that makes a comparison equating two or mo…
alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sounds in words next to o…
epic
A really long narrative poem celebrating the great deeds of o…
21 terms
English 9: Poetry (page 436)
Speaker
Line
Stanza
Rhythm
Voice that talks to the reader
word or row of words
group of lines forming a unit
the pattern of sound created by the arrangement of stressed a…
Speaker
Voice that talks to the reader
Line
word or row of words
Poetry Vocab. English 9
Denotation
Connotation
Tone
Imagery
litteral definition
Emotional associations
The poets emotional attitude toward his or her subject
descriptive language that creates word pictures Ex. A thick y…
Denotation
litteral definition
Connotation
Emotional associations
Poetry English9
Metaphor
Simile
Haiku
Rhyme scheme
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
Words using like or as
s a three-line poem with seventeen syllables, written in a 5/…
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
Metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an…
Simile
Words using like or as
18 terms
Poetry Vocabulary: English 9 part 1
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Anaphora
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A word, phrase, or statement which contains more than one mea…
In writing or speech, it is known as the deliberate repetitio…
Allegory
A story, poem, or picture that can be interpreted to reveal a…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
18 terms
Poetry Vocabulary: English 9 part 2
Neologism
Onomatopoeia
Oxymoron
Paradox
The use of new words and expressions, that are commonly used…
A word which imitates the natural sounds of a thing... ex. The r…
A figure of speech in which two opposite ideas are joined to…
Contrary to expectations, existing belief or perceived opinio…
Neologism
The use of new words and expressions, that are commonly used…
Onomatopoeia
A word which imitates the natural sounds of a thing... ex. The r…
English 9 Honors- Poetry vocabulary Terms
Free Verse
Repetition
Anaphora
Form
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
a particular structure or organization of a work
Free Verse
Poetry that does not have a regular meter or rhyme scheme
Repetition
Repeated use of sounds, words, or ideas for effect and emphasis
25 terms
English 9 Poetry Vocab
Alliteration
Assonance
Consonance
Couplet
repetition of consonants or sounds at the beginning of two or…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of consonant sounds within words
two successive rhymed lines of poetry
Alliteration
repetition of consonants or sounds at the beginning of two or…
Assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
24 terms
English 9 poetry terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Couplet
The repitition of initial consonant sounds
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
The repetition of vowel sounds followed by different constant…
A pair of rhyming lines usually of the same length.
Alliteration
The repitition of initial consonant sounds
Allusion
A reference to a well-known person, place, event, literary wo…
21 terms
English 9 Poetry Review
metaphor
rhyme
alliteration
simile
a comparison without using like or as
repetition of sounds at the ends of words
repetition of initial consonant sounds
a comparison using "like" or "as"
metaphor
a comparison without using like or as
rhyme
repetition of sounds at the ends of words
Poetry Terms for English 9
personification
alliteration
metaphor
anaphora
The endowment of inanimate objects or abstract concepts with…
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
A comparison between essentially unlike things without an exp…
is the repetition of a certain word or phrase at the beginnin…
personification
The endowment of inanimate objects or abstract concepts with…
alliteration
The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginni…
11 terms
English 9: Elements of Poetry Vocabulary #11-21
11. Iambic
12. Internal rhyme
13. Pentameter
14. Prose
TYPE OF RHYTHM WITH EVEN NUMBERED SYLLABLES ... (2,4,6,8...) ACC…
Occurrence of rhyming words in a line of verse... Ex: jig wears…
A line of poetry with TEN SYLLABLES ... Line of verse with 5 feet
ORDINARY FORM OF WRITTEN LANGUAGE: not poetry, drama, or song…
11. Iambic
TYPE OF RHYTHM WITH EVEN NUMBERED SYLLABLES ... (2,4,6,8...) ACC…
12. Internal rhyme
Occurrence of rhyming words in a line of verse... Ex: jig wears…
15 terms
English 9-Poetry
rhyme scheme
end rhyme
alliteration
simile
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
occurs when the rhyming words come at the end lines
repetition of initial consonant sounds
comparison using "like" or "as"
rhyme scheme
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
end rhyme
occurs when the rhyming words come at the end lines
Poetry English 9
Metaphor
Simile
Haiku
Rhyme Scheme
a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden…
is a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing simila…
A haiku poem has three lines, where the first and last lines…
Rhyme scheme is being able to identify the pattern that rhymi…
Metaphor
a figure of speech which makes an implicit, implied or hidden…
Simile
is a figure of speech that makes a comparison, showing simila…
10 terms
English 9: Elements of Poetry Vocabulary #1-10
1. Alliteration
2. Aside
3. Assonance
4. Blank verse
REPETITION OF BEGINNING SOUNDS in two or more neighboring wor…
The character reveals thoughts to audiences without other cha…
REPETITION OF VOWEL SOUNDS... Ex: deep green sea... Cindy injured…
VERSE WITHOUT RHYME, usually in an iambic pentameter
1. Alliteration
REPETITION OF BEGINNING SOUNDS in two or more neighboring wor…
2. Aside
The character reveals thoughts to audiences without other cha…
32 terms
English 9 Poetry terms
Connotation
Denotation
Speaker
Simile
The feelings , ideas suggested by a word, expression
Dictionary meaning
The voice that talks in a poem; speaker is not necessarily th…
Comparison using like or as
Connotation
The feelings , ideas suggested by a word, expression
Denotation
Dictionary meaning
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