a narrative poem that is meant to be sung and focuses on a single tragic event.
poem that tells a story
a long narrative poem about the life of a hero whose actions reflect the values of the group
he or she belongs to
When you take a text and blackout words to make a new phrase or text entry of your own
A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables
A regular pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry
Tell in your own words what a passage is about including only the central idea and most important supporting details. Does not include opinions or judgement.
a stressed syllable is followed by an unstressed syllable.
A pattern of stressed syllable then an unstressed syllable repeated four times in each line of poetry
A figure of speech in which natural sounds are imitated in the sounds of words.
a dome-shaped hut or tent made by fastening mats, skins, or bark over a framework of poles, used by some North American Indian peoples.
sinews cordlike tissues that connect muscle to bone
plants with hollow stems