To review terms used in understanding imagery in lyric poetry.
Students will be able to recognize a simile, metaphor, assonance, and consonance in a poem.
Read the poem “Velvet Shoes” to students. This poem may be found in
Collected Poems by Elinor Wylie
. Students are to copy and complete the following sentences.
1. One example of a simile in the poem is _____.
2. An example of a metaphor in the poem is _____.
3. An example of assonance is _____.
4. An example of consonance is _____.