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An art form in which language is used for its, musical, emotional and magical qualities in addition to, or instead of, its dictionary meanings


Ordinary language people use in speaking or writing


Repetition of the same or similar sounds at the end of words

Internal Rhyme

A word in the middle of a line has the same ending sound as a word at the end


The metrical flow of sound based on stressed and unstressed syllables in a line.


A paragraph in poetry.

Refrain (chorus)

Repeated word, phrase, line or group of lines


Using reoccurring elements in a poem, such as images, words, or ideas


Descriptive words that appeal to the senses


Compares two unlike things using the words "like," as," "than," or "resembles"


Compares two unlike things by saying one thing is another thing


Things or animals are given human qualities or are represented as possessing human form


Suggestive (non-literal) expression used by a specific group of people


Repetition of the same or similar consonant sounds at the beginning of words


Naming a thing or an action by imitating the sound associated with it


Exaggeration for humor or emphasis

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