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Figurative language

is a non literate form of writing.

Figure of Speech

is a non literal saying.


is a figure of speech in which as and like are used to differentiate 2 different things.


is a figure of speech in which something is spoke of as a different thing.


is a figurative language in which a non human is given a human characteristic.


is a description using words to better help someone paint a picture of the authors thought.

Sensory language

is writing or speech that appeals to more than one of the senses.

Character development

is in literature the development of a character.


is the pattern of beats or patterns in the speech and writing.


is rhythmical writing of a poem.

Rhyme Scheme

is a regular pattern of rhyming in a poem .


is the repetition of initial constant sounds.


is the repetition of vowel sounds followed by different constants in two or more syllables.


is the repetition of final constant sounds.


is a poem that tells a story.


Is a long narrative poem about gods or heroes


is a songlike poem that tells a story, often about adventure and romance.


is poetry that utilizes the techniques of drama.


is a poem written in highly musical language observing gone person.


is three-lined verse form.


Asian poem rhymes

Free Verse

is poetry not written in any form of pattern or mere of a rhyme.


is fourteen lined lyric poem.

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