repetition of initial consonant sounds Ex: around the rock the ragged rascal ran
repetition of vowel sounds Ex: silly Bill is milling through the bills.
a way of speaking that is characteristic of a certain social group or of the inhabitants of a certain geographical area. Howdy y'all! The Rebs are coming!
a comparison using "like" or "as" Her heart is as big as the sun.
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words Ex: heart, part came, lame