How to uncover the secrets locked within the writing. What is poetry? . Noun A piece of writing that partakes of the nature of both speech and song, and that is usually rhythmical and metaphorical . Poems are written to be READ
Each section is a STANZA (stanza 1, stanza 2, stanza 3, etc)
The deliberate repetition of consonant sounds, e.g. “When Willy Wonka Walked”
The deliberate repetition of vowel sounds, e.g. The exagerrated ‘O’ sound in “Poetry is old, ancient, goes back far. It is among the oldest of living things. So old it is that no man knows how and why the first poems came.”
Words that are spelt the same way that they sound.
The deliberate exaggeration for effect, e.g. “I ran faster than the speed of light”
It is the attitude behind the words... Think of a mother yelling “don’t you use that tone of voice with me” to a cheeky or sarcastic child