Exam Materials 

To the exam on Thursday morning, bring (1) your laptop and (2) your copy of Beowulf.

 

Official List of Poetic Terms

metaphor, rhyme scheme, sonnet (Italian, English), rhythm,  personification, alliteration, simile, iambic pentameter (syllable, feet), imagery, internal rhyme, end rhyme, stanza, meter, couplet, symbol, allusion, tone, lyric poem, narrative poem, epic poem, stress (accent), caesura, accentual meter, accentual-syllabic meter, near (slant) rhyme, exact rhyme, assonance, cacophony

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

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