This uses iambic pentameter (eight lines in either ababcdcd or abba cddc form followed by a couplet)
a fixed number of lines of verse forma a unit of a poem
poetry written without proper rules about form, rhythm, meter, etc.
an organized rhythm in poetry that is usually repeated
a line of writing in which words are arranged in a rhythmic pattern
A traditional form of Japanese poetry. Consists of 3 lines in a very specific order and rarely rhyme.
A fourteen line poem from Italian origin.
two lines of verse, usually in the same meter and joined by rhyme that form a unit.
Simple poem that is intended to be sung consisted of simple stanzas and having a refrain. Romantic or sentimental by nature.
a phrase or verse that is recurring. (chorus)
Language that cannot be taken literally since it was written to create a special effect or feeling.
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same first consonant sound, occur close together in a series.
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
Correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words, especially when these are used at the ends of lines of poetry.
A word at the end of one line rhymes with a word at the end of another line
Rhyme within a line
A common, often used expression that doesn’t make sense if you take it literally.
A comparison using “like” or “as”
A comparison that does not use “like” or “as”
A figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close proximity
Repetition of a consonant sound within two or more words in close proximity.
A thing that represents or stands for something else, especially a material object representing something abstract.
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)images that can be seen or that are imagined