Poetry and Music – Answer Key
Finding Poetic Devices in Music
Aim: What is the relationship between poetry and music?
Directions: After listening to the song “Firework” by Katy Perry, use the lyrics and your notes to complete the following questions.
What is the singer referring to in the first stanza?
You feel like you’re pressure – about to explode. You’re about to fall down and cry – you can’t take it anymore.
“Just own the night like the 4th of July” is an example of what poetic device?