Definitions
Identifications
Writing
Analyze
Miscellaneous

100

When words or phrases in the poem are used to appeal to your five senses.
Imagery

100

I am sunshine on a cloudy day
Metaphor

100

Write an example of Personification
a

100

In your opinion, does poetry have the power to heal people? Explain why or why not. (if you can, in your answer use an example from a poem that we have read.)
hi

100

Name the Title of Two poems we have read this unit.
many answers

200

Personification
Giving human or life-like characteristics to something that is not human

200

Oh babe its cold outside but as the King of Pop said, "the way you make me feel" is alright.
Allusion

200

Write an extended simile
b

200

Why is it important to have imagery in a poem? Explain.
hi

200

What is the big main question that we are answering in our poetry unit?
Can poetry change the world?

300

Allusion
Making reference to a person, place, time period, or event in your poem

300

as the years have followed me, time has been good to me.
Personification

300

Write a Metaphor about 'happiness'
e

300

Explain how negro Spiritual poems might have changed the course of history.

300

The following rhyme scheme describes what? ABAB CDCD EFEF GG
A Shakespearean Sonnet

400

Comparison of two unlike things without using ‘like’ or ‘as’
Metaphor

400

wild nights drip on falling slowly from the moon upon my eyelids.
Haiku

400

what is the rhyme scheme for this poem: watching her eyes inside of the coffee shop deciding which latte to pay for I walked across from the corner store with my 16 oz soda pop to seek out a golden prize.
A B C C B A

400

What does this line of poetry mean? 'suns goin down, dark gonna catch me here."
e

400

Fill in the following phrase: ______________ is the best parts of learning poetry.
Mr. O'Hara (or Miss A.)

500

When a Simile is continued over several lines of the poem. Detail is given to the simile as it is dragged on.
Extended Simile

500

Eyes like lightning, sharp and to the point blinding if you get in its way.
Extended Simile

500

Write an image that appeals to your sense of taste
e

500

In your opinion, how do simile's and metaphor's make poems better?