when several words begin with the same sound are next to each other or close together
when the same VOWEL sound is repeated in words that are next to each other or close together
when a poem is written without a pattern of rhyme, meter or line length
the author’s use of description and words to create pictures in the reader’s mind. It appeals to the reader’s five senses: sight, sound, touch, smell or taste. It can also help create pictures in the reader’s mind.
the comparison of two things WITHOUT using the words like or as and presenting them as almost being identical
when a word sounds like the noise or sound that it stands for
when human qualities are given to things
when words or phrases are repeated to emphasize a point
when words end with the same sound
the comparison of two things by using the words like or as
a group of lines in a poem
ordinary speech or writing that we use everyday other than poetry
a regular pattern of rhythm
An expression that has a meaning different from the meaning of its individual words.
A literary element that evokes certain feelings or vibes in readers through words and descriptions.
Attitude a writer takes toward the audience, a subject, or a character
deliberate exaggeration for effectAn exaggeration or overstatement to make a point, show humor or emotion