Repetition of vowel sounds.
The repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words.
A group of lines in a poem.
Compares two different things using like or as.
Comparison of two unlike things using the verb "to be" and not using like or as as in a simile.
Words that sound like what they mean.
Repetition of initial consonant sounds.
A pattern of rhymes.
Tells the story in a poetic piece.
The use of hints and clues to suggest what will happen later in a plot.
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some way.
Rhyme that occurs at the end of two or more lines of poetry.
A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory terms in a brief phrase.
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes.
A humorous play on words.