What to look for in a poem

Poetry devises and techniques

Similie= using a sentence with like or as

Metaphor= describing something thats not real

Onomatapia= using pysical noises such as BAM WACK POW

Rhyme= simply poetry devices ( gives the poem a lyrical feel )

Metre and Rhythm= the pace at which the poem is read or written

  • Iambic ➡ de dum
  • Trochair➡ dum de
  • Dactyllic ➡dum de de
  • Anapaestic ➡ de de
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