a group of two or more lines that form a unit in a poem
ways of using words for the sound qualities they create
the repetition of sounds at the ends of words
the beat you hear as you read a poem aloud
the use of a word, phrase, sound, or line more than once
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words
the use of creative comparisons to describe familiar things in new ways
a comparison between two unlike things that includes the word like or as
a description of an object, an animal, or an idea as if it were human
a comparison between two unlike things that does not include the word like or as
the use of words whose sounds echo their meanings, such as buzz
Words or phrases that appeal to the 5 senses
A form of Japanese poetry in which 17 syllables are arranged in three lines of 5,7,and 5 syllables.
A rhymed pair of lines
Pattern of end rhymes in a poem
An expression that has a meaning different from the meaning of its individual words.
The attitude the writer has towards his work
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