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Introduction to Poetry Poetry Express feeling cultivate raw emotion to relate breaks barriers of gender race time culture express con ict for awareness and change use of symbolsbecome personal reader interpret highly distilled stories direct 3 Major Forms 1 Lyrical Poetry a Singsong qualities b Thought emotion rhyme 2 Narrative a Tell story 3 Dramatic a Meant to be spoken b Dialogue quotesspeaking Free Verse unbound utterly dispose convention Modern rhyming looking within reject everything God govt economy etc Free verse no rules lines meter stanza rhyme totally free Word placement speaks for itself Arrangementlines words stanza grouping Triple space think or set up significant departure Convention of language Tonal tonesoundfeelrhythm assonance repetitive vowel sound consonance repetitive consonant sound dissonance harsh consonance break rhythm Alliteration repitiion of initial sound first letter of each word Meaning Devices Symbol Simile compare using like or as Metaphor comparison Without like or as description personification give human qualities to nonliving things Imagery affect senses hearing smell see touch Allusion reference to something popular or work or something else Synaethsia mixing of senses smell color hear color Hyperbole extreme exaggeration Onomatopoeia words that mimic sound bzzz Oxymoron compare two contradicting items