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Set 2, Poetry Examples

Examples of poetic devices
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Metaphor
This test is a monster.
Simile
My bed is a big as a bus.
Personification
The wind punched our cold cheeks.
Alliteration
Ben's Bed is Big.
Onomotapeia
Buzz, Woof, Meow
Repetition
I had a dream speech's "I had a dream."
Assonance
All Alagators Anger Alex.
Rhyme
I rhyme all the time.
Approximate
They both died the same,
They both died in vain.
Couplet
There was an old man from Peru,
Who dreamed he was eating his shoe.
End
He's going to stay,
or he's going to pay.
Exact
They both died the same,
they both died with shame.
Internal
I rhyme all the time.
Lines
Roses are red 1
Violets are blue 2
And I love Peru 3
Stanzas
Versus in songs, or a group of lines in a poem (usually separated by an enter key)
Free verse
"I, too"
Lyric
The song, "Open arms" expresses strong emotions in 2 minutes.
Narrative
There was an old man from peru
he dreamed he was eating his shoe
he woke up with a fright
in the middle of the night
and found his dream had come true
Symbols
Dove= Peace, Heart= Love
Imagery
The juicy, tender, steak rolled onto my moist tongue.