A metaphor comparing to things using like or as.
A comparison of one thing to an unlike thing, or one thing written about as if it were another.
Language in which human characteristics are given to a non-living thing.
An extreme exaggeration used for a particular purpose.
A phrase or expression whose meaning is different from what the words say literally.
Literary genre that uses lines and stanzas to create images, build moods, and communicate ideas.
The pattern of beats in poetry or prose.
A regular pattern of rhythm.
Repetition of similar sounds at the ends of words.
The pattern formed by end rhymes.