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Literary Terms (Poetry- Sound Effects, Imagery, Symbols)

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repetition
the repeating of sounds, words, or phrases in a way that adds to the musical quality of poetry
alliteration
the repetition of the initial vowel or consonant sound in three or more words
assonance
the repetition of vowel sounds
consonance
the repetition of consonant sound within a word
onomatopoeia
represents a word which suggests its meaning by its sound
imagery
the representation, through language, of a sense experience
visual
sight
aural or auditory
hearing, sound
olfactory
smell
tactile
touch
oral or gustatory
taste
kinesthetic
movement
symbol
something that means more than what is said