repetition of the same consonant sound at the beginnings of the several words
stretching the truth through a comparison, idiom, or word play
a combination of elements used to create a feeling or special effect. Includes alliteration, metaphor, simile, personification, and onomatopoeia. Its a way of saying something other the literal meaning of the words.
a phrase of everyday words that don't exactly mean what they say. Ordinary expression understood by a group of people using them "word play"
language which appeals to the 5 senses: hearing, sight, smell, taste, and, touch
short poem written to express the poet's thoughts and feelings in a musical way
a direct comparison between two different things. Does not use these words "like" or "as"
feeling created by the poet through the use of words, phrases, repetition, rhyme, exaggeration.
a poem that tells a story.
words used to create "noise"
giving an animal, object, or idea human qualities. Such as: dancing, talking, laughing, writing, singing, understanding, answering, smiling etc......
repeating words, sounds, phrases
repetition of the ending, the beginning or the middle of a phrase/sentence sounds.
comparison between two different things using the words "like" and "as"