Poetry define

Alliteration
Repetitive same first letter

Allusion
expression designed to call something to mind without mentioning it explicitly; an indirect or passing reference.

Assonance
is the repetition of vowel sounds to create internal rhyming within phrases or sentences

Cliché
a phrase or opinion that is overused and betrays a lack of original thought.

Consonance
sounding caused by the repetition of consonant sounds within sentences, phrases, or in poems.

Epic
comes from the oral traditions of ancient civilizations

Figurative language
Words meant something not literal

Free verse
Poetry not rhyming

Hyperbole
Huge exaggeration

Imagery
Visually descriptive

Metaphor
Compare w/o like or as

Onomatopoeia
the formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named

Personification
Non living doing livin things

Repetition
Same word repeating

Rhyme
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a poem or verse.

Simile
Compare w like or as

Speaker
Narrative voice

Stanza
Group of lines