English: Poetry

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: priya
  • Created on: 17-04-13 16:45
A symbolic narrative which implies a secondary meaning.
Allegory
1 of 9
A pause in the middle of a line.
Caesura
2 of 9
Two lines in a poem that may or may not be a stanza.
Couplets
3 of 9
A line which runs onto another.
Enjambment
4 of 9
A figure of speech which involves exaggeration.
Hyperbole
5 of 9
A poem that tells a story.
A narrative poem.
6 of 9
A fourteen-line poem in iambic pentameter.
Sonnet.
7 of 9
Five pairs of alternating unstressed and stressed syllables. The beat goes: If mu- / -sic be / the food / of love, / play on
Iambic Pentameter.
8 of 9
A narrative poem written in four-line stanzas.
Ballad.
9 of 9

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

A pause in the middle of a line.

Back

Caesura

Card 3

Front

Two lines in a poem that may or may not be a stanza.

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

A line which runs onto another.

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

A figure of speech which involves exaggeration.

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar English Literature resources:

See all English Literature resources »