poetry quiz morali

Topic: LiteratureSatire
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Last updated: December 11, 2019
line
poetic sentence

stanza
poetic paragraph

speaker
poetic speaker

poet
poetic author

internal rhyme
rhymes within a rhyme

hard rhyme
a perfect rhyme

slant rhyme
sort of rhymes

enjambment
continuing the sentence into the next line

extended metaphor
metaphor that goes on for more than one line

iamb
one soft, one hard syllable

dactyl
one hard, two soft syllables

trochee
one hard, one soft syllable

anapest
two soft, one hard syllable

spondee
two hard syllables

sonnet
• 14 lines, 10 syllables per line, 3 quatrains, 1 couplet• iambic pentameter• a BAB rhyme scheme

haiku
3 lines, 5, 7, 5 syllables, respectively

blank verse
sonnet without rhyme

free verse
poetry with no rules

villanelle
a nineteen-line poem with two rhymes throughout, consisting of five tercets and a quatrain, with the first and third lines of the opening tercet recurring alternately at the end of the other tercets and with both repeated at the close of the concluding quatrain.

couplet
stanza with 2 lines

tercet
stanza with 3 lines

quatrain
stanza with 4 lines

cinquain
stanza with 5 lines

sextet
stanza with 6 lines

meter
the rhythm of a poem

heptameter
measurement of 7 beats in a line

pentameter
measurement of 5 beats in a line

tetrameter
measurement of 4 beats in a line

trimeter
measurement of 3 beats in a line

dimeter
measurement of 2 beats in a line

monometer
measurement of 1 beats in a line

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