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Durough Final

stuff to help study with on language final

What is Tone? Tone is a manner, a feeling or atmosphere the author has meant to set in the story, or towards a subject. It can also be considered as the attitude or feeling of the writer towards a subject
What is Mood? Mood is the feeling or atmosphere perceived by the reader. It is the emotions you feel while reading.
What is chronological order? The order in which something happens
What is Poetry? A type of literature that expresses ideas, feelings, or tells a story in a specific form (usually using lines and stanzas)
Who is the speaker of a poem? The speaker of the poem is the “narrator” of the poem
Who is a poet? The poet is the author of the poem.
What is a couplet? A two line stanza
What is a triplet? a three line stanza
What is a quatrain? a four line stanza
What is a quintet? a five line stanza
What is a sestet(sixtet)? a six line stanza
What is a septet? a seven line stanza
What is an octave? an eight line stanza
What is rhythm? The beat created by the sounds of the words in a poem
How is rhythm created? Rhythm can be created by meter, rhyme, alliteration and refrain.
What is meter? A pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables.
When does meter occur? Meter occurs when the stressed and unstressed syllables of the words in a poem are arranged in a repeating pattern.
How do you write in meter? When poets write in meter, they count out the number of stressed (strong) syllables and unstressed (weak) syllables for each line. They they repeat the pattern throughout the poem.
What is a foot? A unit of meter.
What does a foot consist of? A foot can have two or three syllables. Usually consists of one stressed and one or more unstressed syllables.
What is an iambic foot? unstressed, stressed
What is an trochaic foot? stressed, unstressed
What is an anapestic foot? unstressed, unstressed, stressed
What is an dactylic foot? stressed, unstressed, unstressed
What are the different types of feet? Iambic, Trochaic, Anapestic, and Dactylic
what is a monometer? one foot on a line
What is a dimeter? two feet on a line
What si a trimeter? three feet on a line
What is a tetrameter? four feet on a line
What is a pentameter? five feet on a line
What is a hexameter? six feet on a line
What is a heptameter? seven feet on a line
What is a octometer? eight feet on a line
What is internal rhyme? A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line.
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