Terms in this set (9)
The occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words
The repetition of vowel sounds in a chunk of text
The repetition of constant sounds, but not vowels, in a chunk of text
Poetry that does not rhyme or have a measurable meter
A figure of speech that makes a comparison between two things without using connecting words, such as "like" or "as"
A word that sounds like what it means
A figure of speech that makes a comparison between two things using connecting words, such as "like" or "as"
A unified group of lines in poetry. This is often marked by spacing between sections of the poem
The attitude the poem's narrator (this may or may not be the actual poet) takes towards a subject or character: serious, humorous, sarcastic, ironic, concerned, tongue-in-cheek, solemn, objective, etc