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Sounds and Figures of Speech
repetition of initial consonant sounds
repetition of consonants--chitter, chatter
repetition of vowel sounds--face, pain
pleasant sounds in poetry
unpleasant sounds in poetry
words derived from the sounds made by the objects they name
a single syllable rhyme
a multi-syllabel rhyme
words that almost rhyme or look as if they should
rhymes that occur at the ends of the lines in poetry
rhymes that occur at the beginnings of the lines in poetry
rhymes that occur within the same line of poetry
coupling two words that mean the opposite