a comparison between unlike things without saying like or as
says one thing is like another
the effect when similar vowels come together
when you make a nonhuman thing do something human`
usually someone who is in high social position, who is pitted against monsters and therefore strong and courageous, all most to the point of being superhuman. He deals with others cleverly. He also must have a weakness which he must overcome.
a long narrative poem that tells the adventures of a hero who's actions help decide the fate of a nation/group of people
the law/custom of offering protection and hospitality to strangers