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Alliteration
"White foam flew,
The furrow followed free" Ancient Mariner
"Yes lad, Lie easy, I lie as lads would choose" -IMTP
Assonance
"The lads play heart and soul" IMTP
lads and Play
Onomatopoeia
"he harness jingles now" IMTP
Repetition
Little Lamb I'll tell thee,
Little Lamb I'll tell thee: -Lamb
Rhyme
"Gave thee life & bid thee feed.
By the stream & o'er the mead" -Lamb

In what distant deeps or skies.
Burnt the fire of thine eyes!-Tyger
Allusion
He is called by thy name,
For he calls himself a Lamb' -Lamb

"Lazarus" Lady Lazarus
(both biblical)
Apostrophe
"And you, O my Soul, where you stand" A noisless patient spider
Connotation
Lamb- Innocent
vs.
Tyger- preditor, the more rough creations.

-Tyger and the Lamb
Denotation
Priest being a priest- Thees been a death.
Dictionary definition
Euphemism:
"Be still my lad and sleep" IMTP

"the dying of the light." DNGG
Hyperbole
"Water , Water everywhere not a drop to
drink"-Ancient Mariner
Irony
"My love swears that she is made of truth, I do believe her, though I know she lies" When my love swears
Metaphor
"drunk with fatigue" -Dulce
Oxymoron
And it grew wondrous cold
Personification
"clumsy
helmets" "Dulce"

When the stars threw down their spears
And water'd heaven with their tears:- Tyger
Simile:
"A Window opens like a Pod —
Abrupt — mechanically" There's been a death.

"like a devil's sick of sin" -Dulce
Synecdoche
"the western wave," -Ancient Mariner
(referring to ocean to the west)
Imagery
"He plunges at me, guttering, choking, drowning" Dulce
Tone, Mood
Feel sad, happy, light,