A America gave many people a new life and

A special topic I took interest in was “The American Dream”. The American dream is an idea that people from around the world use as inspiration, however people view it in many different ways. People use the American dream as inspiration that anything is possible and they can achieve any obstacles if they put their mind to it. It is different for everyone because of experiences they have lived throughout

Examples of Simile, Metaphor, Mood, Imagery, visualize, metaphor, theme

Lines Poems are written in lines (which do not have to be complete sentences) Alliteration The use of words that begin with the same sound in the same line (only words that begin with consonants, not vowels) Examples of alliteration Ex: The woods are lovely, dark and deep. (the d-sound)Ex: Diamonds from the deepest ocean (the d-sound)Ex: We were wandering through the woods. (the w-sound) Mood The feeling expressed in

Creative Writing, Poetry Unit

diction word choice denotative literal meaning of the word connotative figurative meaning, as well as overtones and nuances that a word or phrase suggests implications layers that lie beneath the surface, tone poems attitude towards the subject cliches stale, familiar words, phrases, and metaphors obscurity unclear ambiguity poem’s ability to offer more than one plausible reading at a time personification treating something inanimate as if it had the qualities of

8th Grade Poetry Unit Vocabulary

Structure of Poetry rhyme scheme, stanzas and imagery used in a poem Lines phrases or words in a stanza Stanzas what the lines of poems are organized into Couplet Two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme Tercet 3 line stanza Quatrain 4 line stanza Rhyme Correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words, especially when these are used at the ends of lines of poetry. Rhyme Scheme A

College Poetry Terms

Accentual/ Syllabic counts the number of stresses and syllables within a line or stanza Alliteration A special case of consonance where the repeated consonant sound is at the stressed syllable Anapest metrical foot in a line of poem that contains 3 syllables ( unstressed/unstressed/stressed) pattern Assonance Repetition of vowel sounds in words that are close to each other Blank Verse An iambic pentameter unrhymed Cadence Rhythm established by phrases ”

Poetry – 3rd grade

stanza lines grouped together, like a paragraph in a story line each row of words printed in a poem repetition repeating of a phrase in a poem rhythm the beats or pulses that are repeated in a regular order pattern words or sounds of a poem that form a design like the colors and shapes of a quilt rhyme stuff and enough, plate and great, cheese and please..words that sound

Lyric Poetry Terms Multiple Choice

Simile She was as cold as an icicle is an example of what? Metaphor The fog sits on little cat feet is an example of what? Figurative Language A quilt’s different pieces of cloth can help develop the ______ in the poem. Literal Language The quilts were weapons against the cold is and example of what? Extended Metaphor My Mother pieced quilts is an example of an ——- because it

Combo with Poetry: Sound Effects and 5 others

Alliteration the repetition of a consonant sound in a line of verse or prose. Alliteration can be used at the beginning of words (initial alliteration as in “cool cats”) or internally on stressed syllables (internal alliteration as in “I met a traveler from an antique land.”). Assonance The repetition of two or more vowel sounds in successive words, which creates a kind of rime. Like alliteration, the assonance may occur

Tpcastt/poetry analysis

Alliteration The repetition of consonant sounds, especially at the beginning of words. Assonance The repetition of similar vowel sounds, especially at the beginning of words Blank verse A line of poetry or prose in unrhymed iambic pentameter Connotation The personal or emotional associations called up by a word that goes beyond its dictionary meaning Couplet A literary device which can be defined as having two successive rhyming lines in a

Poetry terms – Types Of Poetry/Parts of Poetry

Closed form A type of form or structure in poetry characterized by regularity and consistency in such elements as rhyme, line length, and metrical pattern. Frost’s “Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening” provides one of many examples. A single stanza illustrates some of the features of closed form:Whose woods these are I think I know.His house is in the village though.He will not see me stopping hereTo watch his

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