the repetition of initial consonant sounds
comparison using "like" or "as"
comparison not using "like" or "as"
the use of words that imitate sounds
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, or attitudes
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
the writer's or speaker's attitude toward the subject of a story, toward a character, or toward the audience (the readers).
central idea of a work of literature
language that appeals to the senses
the opposite of what is expected