Review for Poetry Test - LA II CP What to Review for Poetry...

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Unformatted text preview: LA II CP What to Review for Poetry Test For the final test on 19th century poetry, you should review: Basic terms and concepts for analyzing a poem: • Dramatic situation • Stanza (couplet, quatrain) • Physical and grammatical lines • End stopped • Enjambed • Rhyme (end rhyme, slant rhyme, internal rhyme) • Meter (basic definition) • Foot • Sound devices (alliteration/assonance) • Anaphora • Free Verse Basic figures of speech: • Metaphor • Simile • Metonymy • Synecdoche • Personification • Onomatopoeia • Allusion • Apostrophe • Paradox Basic process for analyzing a poem The characteristics of works by Longfellow, Whitman and Dickinson well enough to identify the poets by content and style. There will be extra credit given for students who make flashcards to study for this quiz and show the cards to me the day of the test. ...
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