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Rhyme
Words that have the same end sound
Rhyme scheme
The pattern of rhyming in a poem
Couplet
Two lines of a poem that have the same ending rhyme
Meter
The rhyme of a poem
Foot
A combination of accented and unaccented syllable
Pentameter
A fine feet per line
Simile
A comparison between two objects using like or as
Metaphor
A combination between 2 objects without using like Or as
Free verse
Poetry written without a specific rhyme scheme or meter
Personification
A form of figuritive language
Stanza
A group of limes in a poem
Imagery
The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, thing, place, or experience
Alliteration
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
symbolism
A device in literature where an object represents an idea.
hyperbole
a figure of speech that uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or evoke humor
assonance
The repetition of vowel sounds
allegory
a narrative or description having a second meaning beneath the surface one, a short moral story (often with animal characters)
meter
rhythm as given by division into parts of equal time