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Prentice Hall Literature Poetry Test Collection 6 and Alphabet Poem

a three-line Japanese verse form with a 5-7-5 syllable pattern, usually about nature

Concrete Poem
a poem with a shape that suggests it’s subject

a humorous, rhyming, five line poem with a specific meter and rhyme scheme

Basic Idea of Haiku
to Describe a winter storm in a forest of deciduous trees.

Basic Idea of Concrete Cat
To humorously describe a cat drinking from a bowl, by a litterbox, after killing a mouse by making a picture out of words

Basic Idea of Limerick
the humorously describe a man named Hall falling into a spring and dying in the fall, not the spring. It is meant to confuse you

Sound Elements to know
Repetition, Alliteration, Onomatopoeia, and Rhyme (ROAR)

Figurative Language to know
Simile, Metaphor, Personification and Hyperbole (SMurPH)

The use, more than once of any element of language

the use of words that imitate sounds

repetition of initial consonant sounds

the repetition of sound at the ends of words found at the ends of lines

Example of Repetition
ONE day ONE night

Example of Alliteration
Super Salad

Example of Onomatopoeia

Example of Rhyme
She talked, He walked

a figure of speech that uses like or as to make a direct comparison between to unlike ideas

a figure of speech in which something is described as if it were something else

a nonhuman subject is given human characteristics

exaggeration for the purpose of a literary effect

Example of Simile
It’s like a lamb to the slaughter

Example of Metaphor
It’s a lamb to the slaughter

Example of Personification
The bear danced around his cave

Example of Hyperbole
I’m so hungry I could eat a horse!


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