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Parts of a Poem

verse a line in a poem is called this stanza a group of lines is called this space each stanza of a poem has this in between them centered this is the way a poem is arranged on a page free verse a poem that does not rhyme is called this rhyme scheme when letters…

Spring Storm Poem flashcard

Line One He comes gusting out of the house, Line Two The screen door a thunderclap behind him Line Three He moves like a black cloud Line Four Over the lawn and – Stops Line Five A hand in his mind grabs Line Six A purple crayon of anger Line Seven And messes the clean…

English Poems 2 themes

O Mistress Mine This poem talks about a couple and urges them to love each other right now The Battle of Blenheim This poem has the ironic line “But it was a great victory!” Bribe This poem’s author asks the land to help in writing its beautiful sounds Sonnet 55 This poem says that one…

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The Raven Poem Analysis

What was the author doing at the beginning of the poem when he heard the rapping at the door? reading a book Where does the raven perch when he comes into the house? a bust of Pallas How did the raven get into the house? he stepped in the window What does the author call…

GCSE AQA Anthology – Relationships – Poem Definitions

Adjective A word that describes something, e.g. “big”, “fast”, “annoying”. Alliteration Where words that are close together start with the same letter. It’s often used in poetry to give a nice pattern to a phrase, e.g. “hummed harmonics”. Ambiguity Where a word or phrase has two or more possible meanings. Assonance When words share the…

Haiku poem

Explicate Analyze a literary work in order to reveal its deeper Ryhme Repetition of similar sounding words. Assonance Repetition of vowel sounds in the middle or at the words that do not rhyme Consonance Repeating of vowel sounds in the middle or at the end of words that do not rhyme Alliteration repetition of the…

Haiku Poems about Flowers! Let us celebrate!

Cherry Blossom Cherry blossom sways With wind and rain the lord brings Then grows tall in spring by Jahmeelay Tulips Beautiful tulips In the rain they’re cute and sweet They shine bright with might. by Samarah Iris Iris are lovely As they bloom, I bloom with joy They shine in the light. by Sandy Red…

dissect a poem

when the poem has no particular form it is written in_________ free verse sentences in a poem are called____ lines paragraphs in a poem are called ____and _____ stanzas and verses when two lines are combined they are called _____ couplet when three lines are combined they are called____ triplet/tercet we four lines are combined…

Poem Summaries for Falkner AP

Bells for John Whiteside’s Daughter This poem is about the death of a little girl who was very energetic in life. Child Burial This poem is about the death of a young boy from his mother’s perspective. Those Winter Sundays This poem is about how much the speaker regrets not appreciating what his father did…

Chinese I, Tang Poem by Li Bai

静夜思 quite night thought jìng yè sī 李白 Li Bai lǐ bái 床前明月光 bed front bright moon light, chuáng qián míng yuè guāng 疑是地上霜 suspect( is ) ground on frost, yí shì dì shàng shuāng 举头望明月 raise head look at bright moon , jǔ tóu wàng míng yuè 低头思故乡 lower head think old village, dī…

Types of Poems, Literature 110

Aerostic Poem spell a word with the first letter of each line of the poem. The length of the line can vary. Ballads “Dance songs” that usually tell a story, using quatrian Line train stanza within abcb rhyme scheme where lines 2 and 4 rhyme. Some ballads have more than one quatrain. Bio poem poem…

English 91A poem titles

The Soote Season Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey iambic pentameter; syllabic monotomy words violating meteter = season, summer, swift, swallow, winter; jarring point in speaker’s life -The soote season, that bud and bloom forth brings Slow, Slow, Fresh Fount Ben Jonson iambic pentameter Fresh Fount = alliteration; sad, slow tone of poem -Slow, slow, fresh…

Poem Descriptions

There will Come Soft Rains In the poem, “There Will Come Soft Rains,” alliteration is the most obvious sound device. The feelings I get from reading the alliterations is the warmth of the unity, like in the line “and swallows circling with their shimmering sound. ” In “There Will Come Soft Rain” the quality of…

Poems

A’Wanderin by Johnny Wander I wish to go a wanderin’ A’ wanderin’ with you What won’drous woods and wilderness We’ll go a’trapising through What kinds of creatures shall we see? A’wanderin’,jus’ you an me? Birds and beasts from land and sea While wanderin’ with you. We’ll wonder ‘pon a pond’rous man His wide-brimmed had held…

Higher Don Paterson poem quotes: 11:00 Baldovan

“Base camp. Horizontal sleet.” Suggest a very militaristic feel, emphasising how momentous something like this is to a child “me and Ross Mudie are going up the Hilltown for the first time ever on our own” Very childish language shows the importance of this trip to the child “I plan to buy comics, sweeties, and…

English IV – Poetry Test Study Guide (Poems)

“The Passionate Shepherd to His Love” – Author: Christopher Marlowe – ‘Come live with me, my love, and we will travel the world together. I will give you all the gifts the world has to offer; young boys will sing and dance, delighting in our love. If this sounds good, come and be with me.’…

Once By the Pacific Poem

14 line poem, regular rhyme scheme, always written in iambic pentameter sonnet the beat or the rhythm of the poem, 5 stressed paired up with 5 unstressed iambic pentameter What is the rhyme pattern? AA, BB, CC, DD, EE, FF, GG What is the Mood of this poem? Dark, gloomy, ominous, fear- its the fear…

important poem lines

“I have outlawed the furthest city light/ I have looked down the saddest city lane” acquainted with the night “And further still at an unearthly height/ O luminary clock against the sky/ proclaimed the time was neither wrong nor right/ I have been one acquainted with the night” acquainted with the night “And set the…

Poem titles, types, and authors

“The Names by: Billy Collins (free verse) “Sleeping in the Forest by: Mary Oliver (Lyric Poem ) “Two Limericks” by: Edward Lear (Limerick poem) “Gold” by: Pat Mora (Lyric Poem) “The World is not a Pleasant Place to Be” by: Nikki Giovanni “Annabel Lee” by: Edgar Allan Poe “Two Haiku” by: Matsuo Basho “Fireflies” by:…

poems

In Psalm of Life who’s the conversation between? the psalmist and a young man what are mournful numbers in the psalm of life? lyric verses what’s the main theme of the psalm of life? live in the present not in the future or the past what do those in pain want in the psalm of…

Peligro (Poem for poetry out loud)

Stanza 1 Fire ran horrified from its ashes. Stanza 2 In the afterglow cinematic shadows fled Stanza 3 from flesh and blood. Scars appeared, Stanza 4 followed years later by their wounds. Stanza 5 Blinks of red dinged relentlessly, Stanza 6 but there was nowhere to stop Stanza 7 for the train pulling its wreckage.

My Boston massacre poem

Stanza 1 The Boston massacre was a street fight, Happened when the revolutionary war was just in sight. Patriots stood there, skin and bone Stood there, throwing stones. Stanza 2 At a red coat, Threatening his throat, He called for help, With a yelp Stanza 3 The Americans kept pelting, As anger was smelting. When…

Myotome Poem

C1,2 I nod to you -Neck flexion/extension C3 Don’t tickle me -Neck lateral flexion C4 I’m not sure – shoulder elevation C5 Feel alive – Shoulder flexion, abduction and lateral rotation C6, 7, 8 Close the gate – Shoulder extension, adduction and medial rotation C5,6 Pick up sticks – Elbow flexion C7,8 Lay them straight…

Marcos poems study tool

where does the cat in “cat” run? the cat runs out of the house (off the mat) and outside to the tree Why is the cat running? the cat is running because the poet is chasing it How does the speaker of the poem feel about the cat? the speaker of the poem DOES NOT…

Poem: Kubla Khan[Quiz]

The speaker in “Kubla Khan” describes a — vision he has had The pleasure-dome encloses which of the following? gardens and forests What is unusual about the sacred river Alph? It goes underground The overall mood of the poem could not be described as — apathetic The dominant image used in the middle of the…

6 Elements of an Epic Poem

Plot centers around a Hero of Unbelievable Stature The epic hero completes what everyone only attempts. In ancient epics, the hero often is either partially divine or at least protected by a god or God Involves deeds of superhuman strength and valor (bravery) accomplishes feats (achievements) no real human could Vast Setting The action spans…

Keep a Poem in Your Pocket

Title Keep a Poem in Your Pocket Line 1 Keep a poem in your pocket Line 2 and a picture in yo Line 3 and you’ll never feel lonely Line 4 at night when you’re in bed. Line 5 The little poem will sing to you Line 6 the little poem bring to you Line…

Literature Poems Final Review

Who wrote Spring Harvest of Snow Peas Maxine Hong Kingston Who wrote Eating Alone Li-Young Li What are the poems about loneliness What is Spring Harvest of Snow peas describing the memory of the readers family garden How does the reader describe the walk alone in the garden of Snow Peas She is happy because…

Epic Poem Characteristics in Beowulf

Actions of the hero set the fate for the group or nation Nation of Hrothgars is threatened by Grendel and a hero is needed. Hero performs courageous deeds Beowulf defeated other monsters and sets out to kill Grendels mother. Plot has supernatural beings and events, and may involve a long dangerous journey. Beowulf gets hand…

Type of poem

Ballad Long poem tells story usually folk or legend In rhyme often set with music Concrete Experiment with very materials of poem itself : words format and letter. The final product does what it say the meaning of poem demonstrated by words letters and format. Elegy Written to mourn the passing of something or someone…

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