S1 Poetry

Notes from class

Simile – Use of like or as in a comparison

Anecdote – A story from our own experience

Alliteration – Repetition of consonant sounds

Metaphor – Saying one thing is another thing

Onomatopoeia – Sound effects

Personification – Comparing something non-human to  a human

Meter – Syllable count per line

Stanza – A paragraph

Rhyme – Repeating sounds at the end of lines