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Poetic Terms 2

These will all be terms used in the art of poetry. Select from this word bank: alliteration, epigram, elegy, personification, hyperbole, onomatopoeia, irony, stanza, couplet, free verse, symbol, blank verse, epic, metaphor, sonnet, rhyme, meter, allegory, connotation, ballad.
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When an object or animal is described in human terms.
Something that represents something else, especially a physical object used to represent something invisible.
A poem that tells a story in rhythmic verse suitable for singing
The repetition of similar sounds in two or more words usually at the end of lines.
A poem of 14 lines, in iambic pentameter with a strict rhyme sceme.
Poetry without a regular pattern of rhythm or rhyme.
Similar to a paragraph. In a poem, these are separated by a space.
A poetic device in which characters or events represent ideas and concepts.
When the meaning of words goes beyond the literal meaning.
A brief, witty poem. Here is one by Ben Franklin, "Little strokes Fell great oaks."