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1 Poetry

2 Poetry Vocabulary Prose-Opposite of poetry, paragraph form Poetry-the art of rhythmical composition, written or spoken, for pleasure by beautiful, imaginative, or elevated thoughts.

3 POETIC FORM FORM - the appearance of the words on the page LINE - a group of words together on one line of the poem STANZA - a group of lines arranged together

4 Prose Vs. Poetry No rhyme No pattern/rhythm No line division Can use images Can target emotions Divisions are paragraphs and/or sentences Rhymed/Unrhymed Follows a beat/has rhythm Line division Uses images to focus on a particular idea Targets emotions through use of images Divisions are stanzas

5 Poetry Vocabulary Rhyme Scheme-Pattern made by how poem rhymes at the end of a line- the alphabet is used to label Alliteration-Repetition of the same sounds at the beginning of words in a poem (ex. My mom made my Monday more magnificent.) Onomatopoeia-Words that imitate sounds (ex. pow, bang, pop) Enjambment-Continuation of a complete thought/idea from one line to the next

6 Poetry Vocabulary Consonance-Repetition of consonants in a line-not at the beginning (ex. Sue was passing Art class.) Assonance-Repetition of the same sounds in a line (ex. Saul was filled with awe over Mardi Gras.) End Rhyme-How poem rhymes at the ends of lines Internal rhyme- A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line. Analogy- Comparison of two or more unlike things in order to show a similarity in their characteristics Extended Metaphor- Continues for several lines or possibly the entire length of a work

7 Poetry Vocabulary Idiom-Words are not meant to be taken word for word (ex. You are pulling my leg.) Literal -Words are meant to be taken word for word Tone-Emotion or feelings author felt or wants audience to feel while reading poem (aka mood) Figurative Language -Expressions used to create memorable poems (ex. idioms, alliteration, onomatopoeia) Allusion- From the verb allude which means to refer to A reference to someone or something famous, often biblical. Referring of one text in another.

8 Poetry Vocabulary Oxymoron- Combines two usually contradictory terms in a compressed paradox, as in the word bittersweet or the phrase living death Hyperbole- An intentional exaggeration or overstatement, often used for emphasis Litote- Intentional understatement, used for humor or irony (Examplenaming a slow moving person Speedy ) Symbolism- The use of a word or object which represents a deeper meaning than the words themselves. It can be a material object or a written sign used to represent something invisible.

9 CONNOTATION vs DENOTATION Connotation: an emotional or social association with a word, giving meaning beyond the literal definition Denotation: the specific, literal image, idea, concept, or object that a word or phrase refers to Word Denotation Connotation a star ball of light/gas in the sky a wish a family group of related individuals love, trust, closeness a dog four legged mammal friend, protector, pet

10 POINT OF VIEW POET the author of the poem, the person who actually wrote it VS SPEAKER the narrator of the poem, the voice telling us the thoughts/feelings/story

11 SOME TYPES OF POETRY THAT WE WILL BE STUDYING

12 COUPLET A poem of only two lines Both lines have an end rhyme and the same meter Often found at the end of a sonnet Whether or not we find what we are seeking is idle, biologically speaking. -at the end of a sonnet by Edna St. Vincent Millay

13 CINQUAIN Stanza or short poem containing five lines 1 word, 2 words, 3 words, 4 words, 1 word Patterns and syllables are changing!

14 CINQUAIN cont Cinquain Pattern #1 Line1: One word Line2: Two words Line 3: Three words Line 4: Four words Line 5: One word Dinosaurs Lived once, Long ago, but Only dust and dreams Remain -by Cindy Barden

15 CINQUAIN cont Cinquain Pattern #2 Line1: A noun Line2: Two adjectives Line 3: Three -ing words Line 4: A phrase Line 5: Another word for the noun Mules Stubborn, unmoving Braying, kicking, resisting Not wanting to listen People -by Cindy Barden

16 CINQUAIN cont Cinquain Pattern #3 Line1: Two syllables Line2: Four syllables Line 3: Six syllables Line 4: Eight syllables Line 5: Two syllables Baseball Bat cracks against The pitch, sending it out Over the back fence, I did it! Homerun -by Cindy Barden

17 NARRATIVE POEMS Longer and tells a story, with a beginning, middle, and end Generally longer than the lyric styles of poetry because the poet needs to establish characters and a plot Example: The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes

18 FREE VERSE POEMS Does NOT have any repeating patterns of stressed and unstressed syllables Does NOT have rhyme Very conversational - sounds like someone talking with you Example: See Fog by Carl Sandburg

19 HAIKU Japanese style poem written in three lines Focuses traditionally on nature Lines respectively are 5 syllables, 7 syllables, and 5 syllables Whitecaps on the bay: A broken signboard banging In the April wind. -untitled haiku by Richard Wright

20 LIMERICK A five line poem with rhymes in line 1, 2, and 5, and then another rhyme in lines 3 and 4 What is a limerick, Mother? It's a form of verse, said Brother In which lines one and two Rhyme with five when it's through And three and four rhyme with each other. A A B B A - untitled and author unknown

21 PERSONA POEMS a poem written in the 1st person point of view writer imagines s/he is an animal, an object, a famous person - anything s/he is not I still remember the sun on my bones. I ate pomegranates and barley cakes. I wore a necklace of purple stones. And sometimes I saw a crocodile Slither silently into the Nile. -from The Mummy s Smile by Shelby K. Irons

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