Exam Materials

To the exam on Thursday morning, bring your laptop and your Poetry Folder.


Official List of Poetic Terms

speaker, metaphor, line-endings, tanka, imagery (including concrete imagery), turn, syllables, ode, ghazal, qafia, radif, exact rhyme, near rhyme, end rhyme, internal rhyme, couplet, run-on line, end-stopped line, alliteration, symbol


If you want to review definitions of these terms, I recommend consulting The Poetry Foundation’s “Glossary of Poetic Terms.”

Review Sessions

Half-hour sessions in room 410 on Wednesday afternoon: 1:00 and 3:15.