This power point presentation takes students through the literary terms necessary for a unit on poetry and/or drama. Each slide has a term, definition and examples. Most have illustrative photos. Slides can easily be added or deleted. This is especially useful for Shakespeare units, as students need the terminology for both poetry and drama.
Terms: Alliteration, Metaphor, Speaker, Tone, Mood, Allusion, Rhyme Scheme, Couplet, Hyperbole, Imagery, Lyric Poetry, Narrative Poetry, Onomatopoeia, Personification, Quatrain, Simile, Stanza, Motivation, Tragedy, Tragic Flaw, Scene, Stage Direction, Aside, Internal Conflict, External Conflict, Characterization, and the four types of Character.