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Poetry Terms. Vocabulary. ATMOSPHERE: overall feeling of a work, related to tone and mood CONCRETE POEM: a poem with a shape that suggests its subject END RHYME: rhyming words that are at the end of the line. MOOD: the feeling created in the reader by a literary work

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Poetry terms

Poetry Terms

Vocabulary


Poetry terms

ATMOSPHERE: overall feeling of a work, related to tone and mood

CONCRETE POEM: a poem with a shape that suggests its subject

END RHYME:rhyming words that are at the end of the line


Poetry terms

MOOD: the feeling created in the reader by a literary work

PERSONIFICATION: giving something that is not human, human-like characteristics

-Example: The tree waved excitedly in the wind.


Poetry terms

REPETITION: To use, more than one, of any element of language

RHYME: Repetition of sounds at the end of words

  • Example: Roses are red, violets are blue…..

    RHYME SCHEME: a specific pattern of rhyming words and syllables


Poetry terms

STANZA:a formal division of lines in a poem considered as a unit

SYMBOLISM: the use of one thing to represent another

-Example: A dove is a symbol for peace.

THEME: the central idea of a work


Poetry terms

TONE: author’s attitude toward the subject of the work; usually positive or negative

-Example: The tone of a piece of literature could be pessimistic, optimistic, angry or sarcastic.

VOICE: the author’s presence in a work or literature


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