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Ballad
is a poem that tell a story
cinquain
poem are 5 lines in lenght
Elegy
is a poem that states a poet's sadness about death of an important person
Epic
a long story poem that describes the adventure or a hero
Free Verse
is poetry that dose not require (regular rhythm) or a rhyme scheme
Haiku
is a type of Japanese poetry that reprents a picture of nature.
limerick
is a humorous verse of 5 lines
clerihew
humorous of light verse
concrete poetry
poetry in which the shape or design helps express the meaning or feeling of the poem
title down
in which the letters that spell the subject of the poem are used to begin each line
alliteration
the repeating of brginning consonat sounds
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds
consonance
the repetition of consonants sounds anywhere within words not just at the beginning
stanza
a divison in a poem
onomatopoeia
the use of a word whose sounds makes you think
quatrain
a 4 line stanza
couplet
a 2 lines of verse that use rhyme and state 1 complete idea
simile
a figure of speech that compares 2 things using like/as
metaphore
a figure of speech that compares 2 things without using like/as
rhyme
organized in patterns
rhythm
pattern of accerted
foot
1 unit of meter ther are 5 basic feet

ianlsic
Anapestic
Trochaic
Dactylic
spondaic