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repetition of accented consonant sounds at the beginning of words EX big, bad, barking dog
repetition of accented vowel sounds and all succeeding sounds in words that appear close to each other
musical device often used by poets, imitates or suggests a meaning EX moans of doves, murmuring of bees
a character whose contrasting characteristics draw attention to that of the main character EX tybalt is romeo's foil
figure of speech that replaces the name of something with a word or phrase closely associated with it
running over of a sentence from one verse or stanze without stopping at the end of the first
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