personal evaluation of literature
comparison of two unlike things, using the word "like" or "as"
comparision of two unlike things using "to be"
unexpected, humorous event
using an object to represent something other than itsef
giving human qualities to something non human
figure of speech that is not to be taken litterally
an overused idiom or expression
no specific rhyme or pattern
3 lines 5-7-5 syllabls, usually about nature
humorous, 5 lines
poetry that is personal or emotional
repetition of the beiginning consonant sound in words that are close together like five, fish fell
repeition of vowel sounds in near by words
repletion of consonant sounds in nearby words like wash, clash
words or phrases that are repeated