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Figure of Speech

Any unordinary, more expressed way of saying something


A direct comparison between two unlike things using "like" or "as", or a similar comparitive term


A comparison that replaces literal language with figurative language


The attribution of human qualities to the inhuman or animate qualities to the inanimate


An address to the absent, dead, or inanimate as if it could reply


A literary device that uses the part for a whole or the whole for the part


A literary device that uses something closely related for the thing actually ment


The representation of sence experience through language


The process of marking stressed and unstressed


The measured rhythm of a line of poetry

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