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Literature: World Poetry
Bengali
Gitanjali (by Rabindranath Tagore)
O. Khayyam
O. Khayyam
Language used by Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore
Bengali poetry collection whose name means "Song Offerings"
Persian poet whose name means "tentmaker"
Poet who was also an important 11th-Century mathematician and…
Bengali
Language used by Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore
Gitanjali (by Rabindranath Tagore)
Bengali poetry collection whose name means "Song Offerings"
20 terms
Poetry Vocabulary World Literature
sonnet
concrete poem
conceit
haiku
A fixed form of lyric poetry that consists of fourteen lines,…
A poem, one with a shape that suggests its subject. The poet…
Is an extended metaphor or simile that extends through the pi…
It is a three line poem with 17 syllables. 5/7/5
sonnet
A fixed form of lyric poetry that consists of fourteen lines,…
concrete poem
A poem, one with a shape that suggests its subject. The poet…
36 terms
World Literature - Drama & Poetry
aliteration
assonance
iambic pentameter
blank verse
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
repetition of similar vowel sounds
a poetic meter that is made up of 5 stressed syllables each f…
unrhymed iambic pentameter
aliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
assonance
repetition of similar vowel sounds
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Consonance
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
also called vowel rhyme; rhyme in which the same vowel sounds…
the correspondence of consonants, especially those at the end…
Alliteration
the commencement of two or more stressed syllables of a word…
Allusion
a passing or casual reference; an incidental mention of somet…
25 terms
World Literature - Poetry Key Terms
Personification
Alliteration
Rhyme
Rhythm
A figure of speech in which an animal, object, or idea is giv…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
The repetition of the same or similar sounds, usually in stre…
Beat created by the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllab…
Personification
A figure of speech in which an animal, object, or idea is giv…
Alliteration
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
21 terms
World Literature: The Language of Poetry
imagery
tone
mood
diction/word choice
the use of sights, sounds, smells, tastes, or feelings in a w…
the author's attitude about something in a work
the way the readers feel about something in a work
a writer's choice of words, phrases, sentence structures, and…
imagery
the use of sights, sounds, smells, tastes, or feelings in a w…
tone
the author's attitude about something in a work
15 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
assonance
consonance
the repetition of beginning sounds of nearby words
a reference to a literary work, historical event, person, pla…
the repetition of inner vowel sounds in nearby words that do…
the repetition of inner consonant sounds founds in nearby wor…
alliteration
the repetition of beginning sounds of nearby words
allusion
a reference to a literary work, historical event, person, pla…
23 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Assonance
Consonance
the repetition of initial constant sounds in adjacent or near…
reference to a person, place or thing
the repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds found wit…
the repetition of constant sounds within or at the end of wor…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial constant sounds in adjacent or near…
Allusion
reference to a person, place or thing
23 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
assonance
consonance
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
a reference to culture, literature, or history
the repetition of the sound of a vowel or diphthong in non-rh…
the repetition of consonant sounds within or at the end of wo…
alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning o…
allusion
a reference to culture, literature, or history
35 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Audience
Ballad
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
A reference in one work of litterature to a person, place, or…
Who the poem is meant for
A story in verse and usually meant to be sung
Alliteration
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
Allusion
A reference in one work of litterature to a person, place, or…
30 terms
world literature poetry
diction
stanza
speaker
tone
word choice
poem "paragraph"
viewpoint of the poem (may or may not be the poet)
"mood" of the poem; attitude of speaker
diction
word choice
stanza
poem "paragraph"
30 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Allusion
Archetype
Assonance
the repetition of consonant sounds
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
an inherited idea in the individual unconscious that is thoug…
the repetition of vowel sounds
Alliteration
the repetition of consonant sounds
Allusion
a reference, explicit or implicit, to something in literature…
36 terms
World Literature: poetry terms
Short meter
Long meter
Common meter
Fixed form
6686
8888
8686
Pattern that applies to the whole poem
Short meter
6686
Long meter
8888
24 terms
World Literature Poetry Review
Narrative poem
Mood
Setting
Alliteration
poem that tells a story
how the reader feels after the reading
where and when the poem took place
repetition of consonant sounds
Narrative poem
poem that tells a story
Mood
how the reader feels after the reading
39 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
Rhyme
Foot
Internal Rhyme
End Rhyme
identity in sound of some part, especially the end, of words…
A basic unit of meter consisting of a set number of strong st…
a rhyme created by two or more words in the same line of verse
rhyme of the terminal (end) syllables of lines of poetry
Rhyme
identity in sound of some part, especially the end, of words…
Foot
A basic unit of meter consisting of a set number of strong st…
44 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
Alliteration
Alliteration
Allusion
allusion
Repetition of a repeating consonant sound within a phrase or…
ex. She sells sea-shells down by the sea-shore
A direct or indirect brief reference to a significant person,…
ex. I was surprised his nose was not growing like Pinocchio's
Alliteration
Repetition of a repeating consonant sound within a phrase or…
Alliteration
ex. She sells sea-shells down by the sea-shore
9 terms
World Literature: Elements of Poetry
Stanza
Rhyme
Internal Rhyme
End Rhyme
series of lines grouped together
repetition of similar sounds and words that appear close to e…
rhyming words with in a line of poetry
repetition of sounds or syllables at the end of a line
Stanza
series of lines grouped together
Rhyme
repetition of similar sounds and words that appear close to e…
36 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
Audience
Blank verse
the repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
A reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
Who the poem is meant for
Verse written in unrhymed iamibic pentameter where each line…
alliteration
the repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
allusion
A reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
World Literature 9 Poetry
Nō Drama
Nō Drama Terms -... Yūgen... Shite... Waki... Tsure
Writer of Nō play Dōjōji
Filmmaker of The Cup
Classical theater of Japan... Oldest extant theater in the world…
Yūgen - concept of mystery, depth, darkness, beauty, elegance…
Nobumitsu
Khyentse Norbu
Nō Drama
Classical theater of Japan... Oldest extant theater in the world…
Nō Drama Terms -... Yūgen... Shite... Waki... Tsure
Yūgen - concept of mystery, depth, darkness, beauty, elegance…
25 terms
Murrell/Honors World Literature Poetry Terms
enjambment
couplet
heroic couplet
blank verse
the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond the end…
Two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme
a couplet consisting of two rhymed lines of iambic pentamente…
Poetry written in unrhymed iambic pentameter
enjambment
the continuation of a sentence without a pause beyond the end…
couplet
Two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme
33 terms
World Literature Poetry Terms (Convery)
Alliteration
Allusion
Audience
Ballad
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
A reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
Who the poem is meant for
A story in verse and usually meant to be sung
Alliteration
The repetition of similar sounds, usually consonants or conso…
Allusion
A reference in one work of literature to a person, place, or…
39 terms
Honors World Literature: Poetry terms
meter
form
nuances
point of view
pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
more or less, the "shape" of the poem based on line length, m…
subtleties that take close reading to understand
the perspective of the speaker
meter
pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
form
more or less, the "shape" of the poem based on line length, m…
14 terms
World Literature Final 2. Poetry
Assonance
Consonance
Alliteration
Sonnet
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
Repetition of sounds at the beginning of words
14 line poem
Assonance
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
Consonance
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in c…
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Gray's World Literature Poetry Vocabulary
End rhyme
internal rhyme
ballad
epic
when the last syllables within a verse rhyme; often used in E…
a rhyme involving a word in the middle of a line and another…
uses formulas in structure; sets stanzas and rhyme scheme a p…
a long poem, typically derived from ancient oral tradition na…
End rhyme
when the last syllables within a verse rhyme; often used in E…
internal rhyme
a rhyme involving a word in the middle of a line and another…
29 terms
World Literature Poetry Unit Literary Terms
poetry
stanza
alliteration
assonance
1 of 3 major literature types, divided into lines and stanzas…
formal division of lines in a poem, considered as a unit.... Co…
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.... Writers use this to c…
repetition of vowel sounds
poetry
1 of 3 major literature types, divided into lines and stanzas…
stanza
formal division of lines in a poem, considered as a unit.... Co…
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World Literature Poetry Vocabulary 2/15/16
tedium
caravan
ricochet
demure
the quality or state of being wearisome; irksomeness; tedious…
a group of travelers journeying together for safety in a host…
to rebound from a surface or surfaces, usually with a charact…
characterized by shyness and modesty, reserved (s: timid, a:…
tedium
the quality or state of being wearisome; irksomeness; tedious…
caravan
a group of travelers journeying together for safety in a host…
25 terms
Trimester 3 world literature review: poetry and drama
Diction
Tone
Voice
Poetry
Word choice
The attitude of the poem
The speaker, perspective, or characters in the poem
Writing arranged in lines and stanzas
Diction
Word choice
Tone
The attitude of the poem
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Abeka World Literature Unit 8 poetry
Rythme
Rhythm
Onomatopoeia
End Rhyme
The correspondence of sounds
The regular recurrence of sound
Using words which sound like what they mean (growl, hiss, pop)
The repetition of the accented or stressed vowel sound and al…
Rythme
The correspondence of sounds
Rhythm
The regular recurrence of sound
100 terms
World Literature Master List II: British Poetry
Beowulf
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
"The Parliament of Fowles"
"The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd"
Unknown Poet
Unknown Poet
(Geoffrey) Chaucer
(Sir Walter) Raleigh
Beowulf
Unknown Poet
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Unknown Poet
100 terms
World Literature Master List II- British Poetry
Beowulf
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
The Parliament of Fowles
The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd
Unknown Poet
Unknown Poet
Geoffrey Chaucer
Sir Walter Raleigh
Beowulf
Unknown Poet
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Unknown Poet
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World Literature Final Exam Poetry Terms
assonance
consonance
alliteration
sonnet
Repetition of similar vowel sounds
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repetition of some sounds at the beginning of words
14 line poem.
assonance
Repetition of similar vowel sounds
consonance
Repetition of consonant sounds
37 terms
H World Literature Middle Eastern Poetry
Surrealism
Archetypes
Folktales
Pastoral Poetry
The literary and artistic movement in which people, objects,…
Typical images, characters, narrative designs, and themes pre…
Stories that grow out of the lives, customs, traditions, cult…
Poetry that suggested country life is superior to urban life
Surrealism
The literary and artistic movement in which people, objects,…
Archetypes
Typical images, characters, narrative designs, and themes pre…
49 terms
World Literature Poetry test help( not done)
What is Sonnet 18 all about?
What is Sonnet 30 about?
Onomatopeia
End rhyme
Its about superficial love, about attraction, and very shallow
It's about all or nothing with love
words that imitate sounds
rhyme that occurs at the end of a line
What is Sonnet 18 all about?
Its about superficial love, about attraction, and very shallow
What is Sonnet 30 about?
It's about all or nothing with love
23 terms
Honors World Literature Epic Poetry and Greek Literature Review Guide Vocabulary
Somber
Ominous
Deluge
Transgression
Dark; dismal
seeming to threaten evil or misfortune; sinister
great flood
act that goes beyond limits set by laws
Somber
Dark; dismal
Ominous
seeming to threaten evil or misfortune; sinister
17 terms
literature poetry
narrative poem
stanza
onomatopoeia
imagery
tells a story
a group of related lines in a poem
words whose sounds suggest meaning
creating pictures from the senses
narrative poem
tells a story
stanza
a group of related lines in a poem
39 terms
POETRY LITERATURE
stanza
quatrain
couplet
speaker
group of consecutive lines that form a structural unit of a p…
stanza of four lines
two consecutive rhyming lines
the voice that addresses the reader in a poem
stanza
group of consecutive lines that form a structural unit of a p…
quatrain
stanza of four lines
54 terms
Literature: Poetry
Consonance
Assonance
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
the repeating of a consonant sound without the vowel sound re…
the repeating of vowel sounds usually in the middles of words…
the repeating of consonant sounds at the beginning of words n…
sound words (oink, etc.)
Consonance
the repeating of a consonant sound without the vowel sound re…
Assonance
the repeating of vowel sounds usually in the middles of words…
39 terms
Literature: Poetry
Denotation
Conotation
Irony
Paradox
literal meaning of a word (the chicken layed an egg)
figurative meaning of a word (are you chicken?)
a disagreement between what is said and what is meant
something that seems to be contradictory but turns out to mak…
Denotation
literal meaning of a word (the chicken layed an egg)
Conotation
figurative meaning of a word (are you chicken?)
12 terms
Literature: Poetry
Alliteration
Onomatopoeia
End Rhyme
Allusion
the repetition of initial consonant sound ... EX: Fred's friends…
the use of words that imitate sounds... EX: Splash
rhyme at the end of lines in a poem; most common rhyme type…
a reference to a well known person, place, event, literary wo…
Alliteration
the repetition of initial consonant sound ... EX: Fred's friends…
Onomatopoeia
the use of words that imitate sounds... EX: Splash
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…
64 terms
Literature - Poetry
Poetry... Important generic features of p…
Verse
Stanza
Meter
• A tendency towards relative brevity... • A tendency towards co…
A verse is formally a single metrical line in a poetic comp…
A grouping of verses is known as a stanza. In modern free…
A measure of phonological rhythm consisting of stressed and u…
Poetry... Important generic features of p…
• A tendency towards relative brevity... • A tendency towards co…
Verse
A verse is formally a single metrical line in a poetic comp…
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
11 terms
Literature Final-Poetry
Alliteration
Assonance
Personification
Allusion
Repetition of the initial consonant sound
Repetition of the initial vowel sound
Giving a non-human human-like attributes
A reference to something well-known
Alliteration
Repetition of the initial consonant sound
Assonance
Repetition of the initial vowel sound
106 terms
Literature Poetry
verse
paraphrase
summary
subject
Any single line of poetry or any composition written in separ…
Restatement. Similar to summary but line by line in one's own…
Brief condensation of main idea.
Main topic.
verse
Any single line of poetry or any composition written in separ…
paraphrase
Restatement. Similar to summary but line by line in one's own…
11 terms
Literature: Poetry
Paraphrase
Summary
Theme
Subject
Rewording the poem in your own words to understand. Restating…
Gives main idea of a poem, yet shorter than paraphrase. A bri…
Central thought of the poem. Meaning of the poem.
Main topic, what poem is "about".
Paraphrase
Rewording the poem in your own words to understand. Restating…
Summary
Gives main idea of a poem, yet shorter than paraphrase. A bri…
20 terms
Literature poetry
Christopher Marlowe
Sir Walter Ralegh
William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd
Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day
When, In Disgrace with Fortune and Men's Eyes
Christopher Marlowe
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
Sir Walter Ralegh
The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd
13 terms
Literature Poetry
poetry
fixed form
free form
narrative, dramatic, lyric
concentrated, imaginative experience in language that is chos…
poetry that must stick to a strict set of rules or guidelines
poetry free of guidelines; no rhyme or meter
3 main types of poetry
poetry
concentrated, imaginative experience in language that is chos…
fixed form
poetry that must stick to a strict set of rules or guidelines
146 terms
LITERATURE POETRY
Poetry
Narrative poetry
Types of narative poetry
Types of lyric poetry
More imagery, line, stanzas
Plot, characters, events
Epics poems that reaccount the acomplishmens of a hero or her…
Elegy death... Ode long and formal... Aubade morning... Meditation obj…
Poetry
More imagery, line, stanzas
Narrative poetry
Plot, characters, events
18 terms
Literature poetry
Denotation
Connotation
Allusion
Allegory
a words meaning as defined in dictionary
Emotional reaction that a word elicits
An indirect reference to any person, place , thing or even in…
an extended symbol where the people places thing and events a…
Denotation
a words meaning as defined in dictionary
Connotation
Emotional reaction that a word elicits
10 terms
literature poetry
courier
masonry
quarry
artificer
messenger
stonework
a place, typically a large, deep pit, from which stone or oth…
a skilled craftsmen
courier
messenger
masonry
stonework
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