Literature Quiz / POETRY AHHHH

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incantation meant to further or thwart an action
a poem of praise, originally for Olympics
poem sung in a chorus at a funeral
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a rhythmic pause in the middle of a poetic line
omitting a sound in a word to make it fit the poetic meter (ex. ne'er)
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poem sung in a single voice at a funeral
funeral song
a poem with the same about of stresses per line, but varied number of syllables
a poem celebrating marriage
a song or poem of the night
a song of mourning or lament
Rhyming words with single syllables and a stressed ending
one word is repeated at the beginning of many lines
a poem of thanksgiving in praise of battles
dramatic poem with plots and characters (began as pastoral poems)
trimeter quatrain with one tetrameter line (very Emily Dickinson)
short poem of praise or blame
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a4 b3 a4 b3
a poem with the same amount of syllables per line
Rhyming words with multiple syllables and an unstressed ending
tetrameter quatrain rhyming abba
sing-songy poems written to be sold at the side of the street
dawn poem
long narrative poem with elevated style and a heroic story
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poem in the form of a letter
a pastoral poem with idealistic happy theme
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a poem of praise or blame
a poem of praise for funerals
a poem with the same amount of syllables and stresses per line
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a funeral oration
a poem created by a group of people
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when a sentence continues on another line of poetry
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