The comparison of two unlike nouns, using "like" or "as"
The comparison or contrasting of two nouns, without using "like" or "as"
The association of words to convey emotions and moods felt only by humans for inanimate objects
A topic of discourse or discussion; a subject of artistic representation; the idea or point of a story formulated as a generalization
14-line poem associated with love; "little song"; abab-cdcd-efef-gg in iambic pentameter
Name for rhythm containing an unaccented syllable followed by an accented one
Word meaning five rhythm units
Group of four lines in a poem
Group of two lines in a poem
Shift or change in the focus of a speaker's remarks