Repeated vowel sounds
Repeated consonant sounds
Repeated sounds are the first sound of the word.
Words that make the sound they refer to
Pattern of stressed syllables and unstressed syllables in a line.
A mental representation
When the line of a poem ceases to extend, and a new line starts.
Two lines together that rhyme
Pause in the middle of a line
When a thought stops in the middle of a line
A verse that doesn't follow a fixed metrical pattern
Unrhymed lines of iambic pentameter
Style of speaking or writing as dependent upon choice of words
Associated or secondary meaning of a word/expression.
A word agreeing with another word in terminal sound.
Something used for or regarded as representing something else
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are explicitly compared; sometimes by using the words "like" or "as".
A figure of speech in which a term or phrase is applied to something to which it is not literally applicable.
A type of poem that is characterized by expressing spontaneous, direct feeling of a poet's own thoughts.
A type of poem that tells a story or account of events or experiences, whether they are true or not.
A simple narrative poem composed in short stanzas and adapted for singing.
A poem that expresses a single, complete thought, idea, or sentiment. Made of 14 lines and usually in iambic pentameter with rhymes arranged according to one of a certain scheme.
The resemblance of a personal nature or character to inanimate objects or abstract things, especially a rhetorical figure.
Obvious and intentional exaggeration, not meaning to be taken seriously.
Representing in a weak or restrained way that is not borne out by the facts.
An accidental mention of something, either directly or by hint.
Any sound considered with reference to its quality, pitch, strength, or source.