ELEMENTS OF POETRY A poet’s tools of the craft. POETS AND PUNCTUATION Poets use punctuation in poetry to cluster ideas and communicate meaning. The semicolon.

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ELEMENTS OF POETRY Rhyme Scheme -consistent pattern of rhyme throughout a poem. Alliteration- the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words that are close together.Blank Verse -unrhymed verse Diction- a writers or speakers choice of words. Figurative Language- imaginative language that is not meant to be interpreted literally.Free Verse -a kind of poetry that does not follow any regular pattern, rhythm, or rhyme.Imagery -descriptive of figurative language used to create word pictures; created by details that appeal to one or more of the five senses.Refrain -a regularly repeated word, phrase, line, or group of lines.