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repetition of initial consonant sounds


representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creature


the quality of something (an act or a piece of writing) that reveals the attitudes and presuppositions of the author


the use of words that imitate sounds

figurative language

writing or speech that is not intended to carry literal meaning and is usually meant to be imaginative and vivid.


a comparison using like or as


a figure of speech comparing to unlike things without using like or as


The use of language to evoke a picture or a concrete sensation of a person, thing, place, or experience


extreme exaggeration

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