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repeating a sound, word, phrase, sentence, or group of lines
Ex. <down, down, down,> into the sea
the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning word
Ex. while I Nodded, Nearly, Napping
the use of a word that sounds like what it means
Ex. bang, boom, swoosh, slurp, crack, howl, hiss
rhyme that occurs at the end of lines of poetry
Ex. as I was walking down the STREET
grumbling about my arching FEET
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