Comparison between two things using like or as
Comparison between two things saying one thing is another thing
Giving non-human things human characteristics
Repetition of consonant sounds
Repetition of vowel sounds
Words that imitate sounds of people, objects, animals, and actions
Recurrence of a word, phrase, or line
Repetition of sound
A 3-line poem with a set number of syllables per line (5-7-5)
A 5-line poem with a set number of syllables and a specific part of speech per line (2-4-6-8-2)
A poem that has a specific rhyme scheme and rhythm (AABBA). It starts by introducing a character and is usually funny and lighthearted.
A 14-line poem that has a specific rhyme scheme.
A poem that has no set rhyme or rhythm. It tends to follow the natural patterns of speech.
Spoken poetry that combines elements of poetry, theatre, performance, and storytelling
Taking words and phrases from other sources and reframing them as poetry by making changes in spacing and lines, or by adding or deleting text
Traditionally meant to be sung; an expression of the thoughts and feelings of the poet
Imaginative expressions of thought and feeling
People who write poems by choosing and arranging language for its meaning, sound, and rhythm
A poetic device that uses images
A poetic device that uses sound
A holiday happening today in the U.S.