Poems sec.1

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Poems sec.1
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2012-02-09 20:07:33
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english vocab from poems
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  1. quickly and skillfully
    deftly
  2. small serving
    dallop
  3. having diabetes, a disease in which the body is unable to properly process sugars
    diabetic
  4. Language that appeals to the senses
    imagery
  5. indirect reference to a classic fairytale or story
    allusion
  6. The voice that talks directly to you in the poem
    speaker
  7. the attitude the writer has toward his or her subject or audience
    tone
  8. the speakers tone and style of speaking creates
    the voice
  9. poem of mourning
    elegy
  10. looks like an ordinary story, yet it has elements of poetry in it
    prose poem
  11. burning;scorching
    searing
  12. going all the time; never stopping
    ceaseless
  13. twisted or winding; snakelike
    serpentine
  14. having little importance or influence
    insignificant
  15. of early times; primitive
    primal
  16. a poem that expresses a speaker's thoughts and emotions
    lyric poem
  17. big; huge
    immense
  18. old and worn out
    decrepit
  19. deep regret for doing wrong
    remorse
  20. illusion; something that appears to be real but does not truly exist
    mirage
  21. fully satisfied
    sated
  22. secret; done in a sneaky manner
    furtive
  23. feelings of doubt or dread
    misgivings
  24. wrinkled and shrunken
    withered
  25. rhyming four line stanzas
    quartrain
  26. a pair of rhyming lines
    couplet
  27. not too hot or cold; mild; moderate in behavior; self-restrained
    temperate
  28. appearence of the skin, especially the face
    complexion

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