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Literary terms, part II: poetry  by  pete
created: 02-04-2009
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Commonwealth of Virginia SOL literary terms. Part II: poetry
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Study Literary terms, part II: poetry Flashcards
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1
The art or work of a poet
poetry
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2
A long narrative poem in elevated style presenting
epic
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3
A fairly short narrative poem written in a songlik
ballad
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4
Verse in the form of a monologue by one character
dramatic poetry
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5
Verse in which a speaker expresses personal though
lyric poetry
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6
A fixed form of fourteen lines, normally iambic pe
sonnet
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7
A sonnet consisting of an octave rhyming abbabba a
Petrarchan (Italian) sonnet
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8
A sonnet rhyming ababcdcdefefgg. Its content or st
Shakespearean (English) sonnet
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9
A serious poem lamenting the death of an individua
elegy
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10
A long lyric poem, serious and dignified in subjec
ode
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11
Any fixed pattern of rhymes characterizing a whole
rhyme scheme
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12
Unrhymed iambic pentameter (five combinations of a
blank verse
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13
Non-metrical verse. Arranged in lines, it may be m
free verse
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14
Five combinations of an unaccented syllable follow
iambic pentameter
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