poetry2 - Poetry Vocabulary 1. Alliteration:

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    Poetry Poetry Vocabulary Vocabulary
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1. Alliteration : Repetition of initial consonant sounds 1. Allusion : A reference to a well-known person, place, event,  literary work, or work of art 1. Ballad : A song-like poem that tells a story 4. Blank   Verse : Poetry written in unrhymed, ten-syllable lines
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5. Concrete   Poem : A poem with a shape that suggests its subject 5. Figurative   Language : Writing that is not meant to be taken literally 5. Free   Verse : Poetry not written in a regular rhythmical pattern or  meter 8. Haiku : A three-lined Japanese verse
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9. Image : A word or phrase that appeals to one or more of the  five senses 9. Lyric   Poem : Highly musical verse that expresses the observations  and feelings of a single speaker 9. Metaphor : A figure of speech in which something is described  as though it were something else
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12. Mood : The feeling created in the reader by a literary work 13. Narrative   Poem : A story told in verse 13. Onomatopoeia : The use of words that imitate sounds 13. Personification : A type of figurative language in which a non- human subject is given human characteristics
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course ENGLISH 110 taught by Professor Lisathomas during the Fall '10 term at BYU.

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