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Poetry Crossword

Poetry Crossword
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Crossword
Description

poems always deal with
language that deals with a deeper meaning
Comparison of two unlike things using the words 'like' or 'as'
Giving human qualities to non human objects or ideas
The author's use of mental images using the five senses
The author's attitude toward the subject he is writing about
An exaggeration of a statement
The repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
The pattern of rhyme at the end of each line of poetry
is a repetition of similar sounds in two or more words, most often in the final syllables of lines in poems.
Rhyme that occurs within a single line or phrase of poetry
Words that sound like the object or action they are referring to
A group of lines forming a unit of poetry. The paragraphs of poetry
Also referred to as the narrator. This is the person who is doing the talking
The person who wrote the poem. The speaker and the author ARE NOT ALWAYS THE SAME person.
Contains the elements of a short story (plot and conflict)
Creates a visual image of the topic
it is often a melancholy poem that mourns its subject’s death but ends in consolation
Unit of rhythm and a pattern of beats.
A 4 line stanza that rhymes
A pair of rhyming lines with the same meter.
Non rhyming lines that resemble normal patterns of speech.
type of poetry that celebrates a person, place, thing, or idea

Poetic Devices Crossword

Poetic Devices Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A narrative poem concerning a serious topic, usually containing heroic deeds or actions
A poem expressing personal thoughts or feelings
A poem that tells a story
A poem having no rhyme or regular meter
A rhyme occuring at the end of a poem's lines
A rhyme not occurring at the ends of a poem's lines
A specific rhyme pattern that repeats in a poem
The sharing of similar sounds in words
The repetition of beginning constanant sounds
An over exaggeration
A comparison between two objects using the words "like" or "as"
The use of words to represent or recreate sounds
Giving human characteristics or nature to non-human things
A comparison between two objects that doesn't use the words "like" or "as"
The repetition of specific consonant sounds
The repetition of specific vowel sounds
The dictionary definition of a word
The implications of a word beyond the dictionary definition
The overall topic or idea of a poem

Poetry Terms Crossword

Poetry Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

pattern of rhymes at the end of each line of a poem or song
produced by hanging the normal spelling of the word Rhyme scheme/pattern of rhymes at the end of each line of a poem or song
which the stressed syllables of ending consonants match
a rhyme involving a word in the middle of a line and another at the end of the line or in the middle of the next
visually descriptive or figurative language
Express an idea through an imaginative use of words-meaning are not literal or true
occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected word
a poem has lines ending with words that sound the uses words or expressions same
literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature
correspondence of sound between words or the endings of words
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named
he attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhuman, or the representation of an abstract quality in human form

Poetry Crossword Puzzle - Textbook pp.604-643

Poetry Crossword Puzzle - Textbook pp.604-643
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Crossword
Description

the character, or voice, who tells the poem
writing or speech that appeals to one or more of the five senses---sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch
writing that is innovative, imaginative, and not meant to be taken literally
figure of speech that is a comparison without using 'like' or 'as'
figure of speech in which two unlike thing are compared using 'like' or 'as'
the arrangement of groups of lines to a poem
the pattern of rhyme in a poem
figure of speech where an inanimate object or animal is given human characteristics
poems with a formal tone, written for the single purpose of celebrating or honoring a person, object, or idea
tells a story in verse
the use of words that imitate sounds, like Pow!
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words, as in feathered friend
expresses the thoughts and feelings of a single speaker, often in very musical verse
fourteen-line poems with a formal tone that follows a specific rhyme scheme
formal poems that reflect on death or other solemn, serious themes
long narrative poems that tell an exciting or inspiring story, usually about a hero
song-like poems that tell a story, often dealing with adventure, tragedy, or romance
defined by its lack of strict structure
humorous five-line poems with specific rhythmic pattern and an aabba rhyme scheme
poem in which the words are arranged on the page to form a shape that suggests the topic or ideas in the poem
short, unrhymed poems, often about nature
the most musical of literary forms
the repeated use of a sound, word, or phrase
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words--thin skin

Poetry Terms English 9 Crossword

Poetry Terms English 9 Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

What is a a poem written in the shape of the topic?
What is a a short narrative song or poem, usually tell of an exciting or dramatic episode that were passed on by word of mouth for generations before being written down?
What is 2 lines of poetry that have end rhyme?
What is 4 lines of poetry?
What is 8 lines of poetry?
What is poetry that has no fixed pattern of meter, rhyme, line length, or stanza arrangement?
What is a poem that expresses thoughts or emotions about a subject?
What is a variation of language spoken by a particular group, or by many people within a geographic region; may contain different structure, sounds, for,s, or word meanings; the way a written language is spoken?
What is an extreme exaggeration?
What is giving human characteristics to nonhuman nonhuman things?
What is the use of a word or phrase that actually imitates or suggests the sound of what it describes?
What is the recurrence of sounds, words, phrases, lines, or stanzas?
What is the pattern formed by the end rhyme in a poem?
What is repetition of sounds at the end of lines?
What is message in a story?
What is any object, person, place, or experience that stands for something else because of a resemblance or association?
What is a feeling created in the reader?
What is the rhythm of stressed and unstressed syllables that is repeated through the poem?
What is a line(s) repeated regularly?
What is initial consonant sound repeated?
What is addressing someone or something that is not present as if it were present?
What is contrast between what is stated and what is reality?
What is stressed and unstressed pattern that repeats itself in a line of poetry?
What are words that sound pleasant to the ear?
What are words that sound not pleasant to the ear?
What is dictionary definition?
What is implied meaning of words?

9th grade poetry terms Crossword

9th grade poetry terms  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

type of poem that is in the shape of the topic
short narrative song or poem which has been passed down from generation to generation
2 lines of poetry that have end rhyme
4 lines of poetry
8 lines of poetry
poetry that has no fixed pattern of meter, rhyme, line length, or stanza arrangement
a poem that expresses thoughts or emotions about a subject
a variation of language spoken by a particular group, or by many people within a geographic region; may contain different structure, sounds, for,s, or word meanings; the way a written language is spoken
an extreme exaggeration
giving human characteristics to nonhuman nonhuman things
the use of a word or phrase that actually imitates or suggests the sound of what it describes
the recurrence of sounds, words, phrases, lines, or stanzas
the pattern formed by the end rhyme in a poem
repetition of sounds at the end of lines
message in a story
any object, person, place, or experience that stands for something else because of a resemblance or association
a feeling created in the reader
the rhythm of stressed and unstressed syllables that is repeated through the poem
a line(s) repeated regularly
initial consonant sound repeated
addressing someone or something that is not present as if it were present
contrast between what is stated and what is reality
stressed and unstressed pattern that repeats itself in a line of poetry
words that sound pleasant to the ear
words that sound not pleasant to the ear
dictionary definition
implied meaning of words

Poetic Techniques Crossword

Poetic Techniques Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The picture the writer is able to create using words
Repeating a word or phrase to emphasise its importance/ create a regular rhythm.
Attirbuting human qualities or features to something non-human
Where the writer compares 2 things using the words ‘like’ or ‘as’.
Where two things are said to be the same.
Where the writer makes reference to ‘well-known’ figures or events from literature, history or mythology.
The deliberate use of exaggeration.
The repetition of the same letter at the beginning of a series of words. Eg. “Billy Brennan’s Barn”
Words whose sound imitates their meaning. eg. “buzz, tinkle, rattle, stutter, whisper, bang”
The repetition of similar vowel sounds.
A group of lines forming the basic recurring metrical unit in a poem; a verse.
Similar sounds between words or the endings of words
Any regular pattern of strong and weak beats
Uses images that appeal to the reader's senses, helping the reader to imagine how a subject looks, sounds, smells, tastes or feels

Poetic/Literary Devices Crossword

Poetic/Literary Devices  Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

The moral of the story that the author conveys.
Word that describes or can be attatched to another word.
The literal meaning of a word.
To use the same vowel sound in a string of words.
The recurrence of similar sounds.
To compare two things without using like or as.
Giving objects human characteristics.
Words that make a sound.
Compare two things using like or as.
An over exaggeration to get a point across.
The repition of the first letter.
To have two words that sound alike.
The pattern in which rhyming happens.
Rhyming involoving a word in the middle of a line and the next one at the end of the line.
A rhyme that has to have both words rhyme at the end.
Verse or poem that does not rhyme.
Poetry that tells a story.
Has a musical rhythm.
A Long, heroic poem.

9th Grade Poerty Terms Crossword

9th Grade Poerty Terms Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

type of poem in the shape of the topic?
a short narrative song or poem, usually tell of an exciting or dramatic episode that were passed on by word of mouth for generations before being written down
2 lines of poetry that have end rhyme
4 lines of poetry
8 lines of poetry
poetry that has no fixed pattern of meter, rhyme, line length, or stanza arrangement
a poem that expresses thoughts or emotions about a subject
a variation of language spoken by a particular group, or by many people within a geographic region; may contain different structure, sounds, for,s, or word meanings; the way a written language is spoken
an extreme exaggeration
giving human characteristics to nonhuman nonhuman things
the use of a word or phrase that actually imitates or suggests the sound of what it describes
the recurrence of sounds, words, phrases, lines, or stanzas
the pattern formed by the end rhyme in a poem
repetition of sounds at the end of lines
message in a story
any object, person, place, or experience that stands for something else because of a resemblance or association
a feeling created in the reader
the rhythm of stressed and unstressed syllables that is repeated through the poem
a line(s) repeated regularly
initial consonant sound repeated
addressing someone or something that is not present as if it were present
contrast between what is stated and what is reality
stressed and unstressed pattern that repeats itself in a line of poetry
words that sound pleasant to the ear
words that sound not pleasant to the ear
dictionary definition
implied meaning of words

POETRY TERMS Word Search

POETRY TERMS Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

figurative language
iambic pentameter
sensory details
personification
narrative poem
rhyme scheme
onomatopoeia
alliteration
repetition
lyric poem
free verse
symbolism
assonance
metaphor
speaker
imagery
stanza
simile
poetry
rhyme
ode