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Rhythm

Pattern

Imagery

5 senses

Onomatopoeia

imitate sound

repetition

word used more than once

Alliteration

some smug slug

Metaphor

a comparison between unlike things without saying like or as

simile

says one thing is like another

rhyme

the effect when similar vowels come together

Hyperbole

exaggeration

Personification

when you make a nonhuman thing do something human`

Epic Hero

usually someone who is in high social position, who is pitted against monsters and therefore strong and courageous, all most to the point of being superhuman. He deals with others cleverly. He also must have a weakness which he must overcome.

Epic

a long narrative poem that tells the adventures of a hero who's actions help decide the fate of a nation/group of people

Xenia

the law/custom of offering protection and hospitality to strangers

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