Poetry Notes (Stanzas are paragraphs in a poem. (Couplet: Is a 2 line…
Stanzas are paragraphs in a poem.
Couplet: Is a 2 line stanza.
Tercet: Is a 3 line stanza.
Quatrain: Is a 4 line stanza.
Cinquain: Is a 5 line stanza.
Sestet: 6 line stanza.
Sonnet: The whole poem is exactly 14 lines long.
Rhythm is the pattern the poet chooses.
1 foot: Monometer
2 feet :Dimeter
3 feet: Trimeter
4 feet: Tetrameter
5 feet: Pentameter
6 feet: Hexameter
Is the repeating of consonant.
The 5 sense.
Is a comparison that does not include like or as.
An object that represents an idea.
Is a comparison that includes like or as.
Poems that lack rhyme but have rhythm.
Free verse poems have no rhyme or rhythm.
Rhyme adds drama to the poem.
A rhyme scheme examples are AAB, ABB, AABC, etc.