repetition of vowel sounds
the repetition of initial consonant sounds
a simple narrative poem of folk origin, composed in short stanzas and adapted for singing
the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words
a poem that utilizes the techniques of drama
Description that appeals to the senses (sight, sound, smell, touch, taste)
a highly musical verse that expresses the observations and feelings of a single speaker
A poem that tells a story.
the use of words that imitate sounds; words that sound like what they mean.
a verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme