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The deliberate repetition of consonant sounds
Deliberate repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds
An address to a person absent or dead or to an abstract entity
Poet's distinctive choices in vocabulary
Repetition of key word or idea for effect
Exaggeration for dramatic effect
A comparison not using as or like when one thing is said to be another
"Sound echoing sense"; use of words resembling the sounds they mean
A seeming contradiction in two words put together
Seeming contradiction that surprises by its truth
Attribution of human motives or behaviors to impersonal agencies
A pair of lines which end-rhyme expressing one clear thought
Repetition of same sounds
Internal 'feel' of beat and meter perceived when poetry is read aloud
A comparison using "as" or "like"
Feelings or meanings conveyed in the poem