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Figurative Language and Poetry Terms Poetry Terms Figurative Language and Poetry Terms 1 Structure Structure is the way a poem is organized â usually this means how long…

Poetry Introduction: Poetry Terms as dead as the dodo as dead as a doornail as different as chalk from cheese as dry as a bone as dry as dust as dull as dishwater as flat…

POETRY TERMS Ms. Mathews English 9H TYPES OF POEMS VERSE Rhymed Verse the most commonly used form of verse generally has an end rhyme Blank Verse generally identified by…

Poetry Terms: A Shared Lexicon for Poetry Exploration What are âpoetry termsâ? Poetry terms are words we use to explore poetry. If we know the terms and can apply them…

Poetry Terms Mrs. Martin English Alliteration The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words EX: Pollyâs pink pajamas Allusion Referring to another work of…

1. POETRY Terms for the Journey 2. Rhyme Use of matching sound patterns in two or more words:“tight” and “might” or “sleep” and “deep” For rhyme to beperfect…

Poetry Terms Poetry Terms meter A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in poetry The symbol ˊ is used for stressed syllables The symbol ˘ is used for unstressed…

ACROSTIC POETRY TERMS PLEASE TAKE NOTES AS YOU FOLLOW ALONG. ACROSTIC VISUAL POEM THAT SHOWS A WORD GOING VERTICALLY DOWN, THE PHRASES OR SENTENCES COMING OUT OF THE LETTER…

POETIC DEVICES POETRY TERMS AP Literature & Composition Exam Review Alliteration Alliteration Repeated consonant sounds at the beginning of words placed near each other,…

Poetry Terms Poetry Terms 8th Grade Poetry Concise, rhythmic, and emotionally-charged language Ballad Haiku Limerick Lyric Narrative Ode Imagery A word or phrase that appeals…

Poetry Terms General Elements Figurative Language Sound Devices Forms of Poetry Types of Poetry * * Elements: Stanza Formal division of lines in a poem Considered a unit…

Poetry Terms Poetry A type of literature in which words are carefully chosen and arranged to create certain effects. Poets use a variety of sound devices, imagery, and figurative…

Poetry Terms Poetry Terms English 11 Couplet Two lines of poetry which rhyme Little Bow Peep Has lost her sheep Alliteration The repetition of consonant sounds in a line…

any language that goes beyond the literal meaning of words in order to furnish new effects or fresh insights into an idea or a subject language that appeals to the senses;…

Poetry Terms Poetry Terms 8th Grade Meter Rhythmical pattern (Rhythm)- number of stresses or beats in a line Refrain Word, phrase, line, or group of lines that is repeated…

Poetry terms Poetry terms Free verse Varying line lengths, lack of meter, and nonrhyming lines. Blank verse Unrhymed lines in iambic pentameter. Most of Shakespeareâs plays.…

Simile Poetry Terms February 3, 2014 Simile a comparison using âlikeâ or âasâ. âThe referee cost us the game. He was as blind as a bat!â Metaphor a direct comparison…

Poetry Terms Onomatopoeia Correct: A. Snap, Crackle, Pop best defines examples of Onomatopoeia. Words that visually imitate the sound they make. the 4 EXAMPLE of a poem using…

POETRY TERMS POETRY TERMS 1. Imagery- the descriptive language used in literature to re-create sensory experiences. The images in a work supply details of sight, sound, taste,…

Poetry Terms Alliteration Repetition of a consonant Example Peter, Peter Pumpkin Eater Assonance Repetition of a vowel sound Example Peter, Peter pumpkin eater had a wife…