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the deliberate repetition of a phrase or word at the beginning of successive clauses or stanzas
effect created when words with the same consonant sound but different vowel sounds are used near each other
a statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the second part is structurally reversed ("Susan walked in, and out rushed Mary.")
a comparison between essentially unalike things without the use of the words "like" or "as"
a type of poetry that stresses intellect over emotion (contains a striking comparisons and a persuasive stance)
using several conjunctions in close succession(as in 'he ran and jumped and laughed for joy')
A figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole (as hand for sailor), the whole for a part (as the law for police officer), the specific for the general (as cutthroat for assassin), the general for the specific (as thief for pickpocket), or the material for the thing made from it (as steel for sword).
a poem usually addressed to a particular person, object or event that has stimulated deep and noble feelings in the poet
a short poem of fixed form, written in tercets, usually five in number, followed by a final quatrain, all being based on two rhymes.
6 six-line stanzas ending with tercet; last words of each line in 1st stanza are repeated as last words in next stanza
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