• In poems the sound and
meaning of words are
combined to express
feelings, thoughts, and
• The poet decides words
• Poems is usually crafted
Poetry is definitely literature in verse kind,
a managed arrangement of lines
and stanzas. Poetry use succinct,
musical, and emotionally billed
language to express multiple
levels of that means.
The word poetry is derived from
the Greek poiesis, meaning a
" making” or " creating. ” It is a
type of art through which language can be
Beautifully constructed wording Elements
Writers use many elements to create their
poems. These elements incorporate:
• Rhythm is the circulation of the
defeat in a poem.
• Gives poetry a musical truly feel.
• Could be fast or perhaps slow,
based on mood and
subject of poem.
• You can assess rhythm in
meter, simply by counting the beats
in each line.
• (See next two slides for
The Pickety Wall by David McCord
The pickety wall
The pickety fence
Provide a riff it's
The pickety wall
Give it a lick really
A clickety fence
Provide a riff it's a lickety fence
Give it a riff
Give it a lick
Give it a riff
With a rickety stick
The rhythm through this poem can be fast –
to match the velocity of the adhere
striking the fence.
Rhythm Case in point
Where Will you be Now?
When the night begins to fall
As well as the sky starts to glow
Anyone looks up to see the high
City of lighting begin to grow –
In rows and little glowing squares
The lights emerge. First right here, then right now there
Behind the windowpanes as though
A million billion dollars bees acquired built
Their golden hives and honeycombs
Above you up.
The tempo in this poem is
gradual – to suit the night
lightly falling as well as the
lights little by little coming on.
Simply by Mary Britton Miller
Authors love to employ interesting noises in
their very own poems. In fact, poems are administered
to be observed. These appear devices consist of:
Vocally mimic eachother
• Rhymes are words and phrases that end
with the same sound. (Hat,
cat and bat vocally mimic eachother. )
• Rhyming appears don't have
to get spelled the same way.
(Cloud and allowed
• Rhyme is among the most common
appear device in poetry.
on the lookout for
• Poets can choose from a
variety of different
• (See next several slides intended for
• AABB – lines 1 & 2 rhyme and
lines 3 & 4 vocally mimic eachother
• ABAB – lines 1 & 3 vocally mimic eachother and
lines 2 & 4 rhyme
• ABBA – lines 1 & 4 vocally mimic eachother and
lines 2 & 3 rhyme
• ABCB – lines 2 & 4 rhyme and
lines 1 & 3 do not rhyme
AABB Rhyming Pattern
Snow makes whiteness where this falls.
The bushes look like popcorn tennis balls.
And places that I always perform,
Look like somewhere else today.
Simply by Marie Louise Allen
ABAB Rhyming Pattern
Oodles of Noodles
I enjoy noodles. Give me oodles.
Generate a mound up to the sunshine.
Noodles are my favorite foodles.
I consume noodles by the ton.
By Lucia and James M. Hymes, Junior.
ABBA Rhyming Routine
From " Bliss”
Let me fetch stays,
Let me get stones,
Toss me the bones,
Instruct me your tricks.
By simply Eleanor Farjeon
ABCB Rhyming Design
The alligator chased his tail
Which usually hit him in the snout;
He nibbled, gobbled, ingested it,
And turned correct inside-out.
by simply Mary Macdonald
• Repetition occurs the moment poets
duplicate words, key phrases, or lines
in a poem.
• Provides an impressive pattern.
• Increases beat.
• Fortifies feelings, suggestions and
feeling in a composition.
• (See next glide for example. )
Some one tossed a pancake,
A buttery, buttery, pancake.
Someone tossed a pancake
And turned it up really at high level,
That now I realize the hot cake,
The buttery, buttery pancake,
Now I notice that pancake
Stuck against the skies.
by Sandra Liatsos
• Alliteration is a
repetition with the...