AP Vocab 5

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AP Vocab 5
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Poetry/ Literary terms
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  1. Symbol
    Something that is simultaneously itself and a sign of something else.
  2. Synecdoche
    A form of metaphor which in mentioning a part signifies the whole.
  3. Syntax
    The ordering of words into patterns or sentences. If a poet shifts words from the usual word order, you know you are dealing with an older style of poetry or a poet who wants to shift emphasis onto a particular word.
  4. Tercet
    A stanza of three lines in which each line ends with the same rhyme
  5. Theme
    The main thought expressed by a work. In poetry, it is abstract concept which is made concrete through its representation in person, action, and image in the work
  6. Tone
    • The manner in which an author expresses his or her attitude; The intonation of the voice that expresses meaningĀ 
    • (described by adjectives)

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