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AP English Vocabulary
Rhetoric
Pairing
Concession
Caricature
THE ART OF USING WORDS EFFECTIVELY IN WRITING OR SPEAKING SO…
using two loaded or emotionally charged words together for in…
conceding a point in an argument means actually agreeing with…
descriptive writing that greatly exaggerates a specific featu…
Rhetoric
THE ART OF USING WORDS EFFECTIVELY IN WRITING OR SPEAKING SO…
Pairing
using two loaded or emotionally charged words together for in…
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AP Wolrd History Review
before the invention of writing
bronze
nomadic lifestyle
Indus seals were found in Sumer and Su…
What time in the past does "prehistoric" refer to?
Which of the following was NOT in wide use during the Neolith…
Which of the following was NOT a result of the safer, more se…
How do we know that the people of the Indus Valley traded wit…
before the invention of writing
What time in the past does "prehistoric" refer to?
bronze
Which of the following was NOT in wide use during the Neolith…
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Chapter 5: The Biodiversity of Earth Vocabulary
Species Richness
Species Eveness
Phylogeny
Evolution
the number of species in a given area
the relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
the branching patter of evolutionary relationships
a change in the genetic composition of a population over time
Species Richness
the number of species in a given area
Species Eveness
the relative proportion of individuals within the different s…
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Lecture 24--The semiotics of non-human communication and language
Symbolic
Duality of patterning
Grammar and syntax
Charles Hockett
Aspect of language that makes it unique because it can refer…
Same sounds in different combos create different words
Allows for combinatorial means to generate new meanings/refer…
Articulated the design features of language: displacement, se…
Symbolic
Aspect of language that makes it unique because it can refer…
Duality of patterning
Same sounds in different combos create different words
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AP Lit Midterm Poetry Terms
allsuion
diction
enjambment
figurative language
indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or idea of hist…
term used to refer to the linguistic style, the vocabulary, a…
means to step over or put legs across; it means moving over f…
language that uses words or expressions with a meaning that i…
allsuion
indirect reference to a person, place, thing, or idea of hist…
diction
term used to refer to the linguistic style, the vocabulary, a…
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Psych 101 (Gentile)
neutral stimulus
classical conditioning
higher-order conditioning
biological predispositions
n classical conditioning, a stimulus that elicits no response…
Pets who learn that the sound of an electric can opener signa…
Associating a conditioned stimulus with a new neutral stimulu…
Garcia and Koelling's studies of taste aversion in rats demon…
neutral stimulus
n classical conditioning, a stimulus that elicits no response…
classical conditioning
Pets who learn that the sound of an electric can opener signa…
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Lesson 18 Sentences
Bereft
Criteria (Criterion)
Deride
Effrontery
The flood waters left residents of Great Rapids ______ of hom…
The ________ on which a diamond is rated are clarity, carat,…
Laughing sarcastically, the coach _________ the players for t…
Mrs. Bell had the __________ to announce that she was appalle…
Bereft
The flood waters left residents of Great Rapids ______ of hom…
Criteria (Criterion)
The ________ on which a diamond is rated are clarity, carat,…
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AP Language Set I, AP Language Set B, AP Language Set C, AP Language Set D, AP Language Set A
ALLITERATION
APOSTROPHE
HYPERBOLE
MEIOSIS
repetition of the same sound within nearby words; most often,…
addresses an abstraction, an inanimate object, or to the some…
exaggeration for effect
understatement for effect
ALLITERATION
repetition of the same sound within nearby words; most often,…
APOSTROPHE
addresses an abstraction, an inanimate object, or to the some…
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AP hug chapter 5 ids
Language
Institutional language
Official language
Literary language
System of communication through the use of speech, a collecti…
A language used in education, work, mass media, and Government
The language adopted for use by a government for the conduct…
Language that is written as well as spoken
Language
System of communication through the use of speech, a collecti…
Institutional language
A language used in education, work, mass media, and Government
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SPN Chapter 2
el hermanastro
la madastra
el medio hermano
el padrastro
stepbrother
stepmother
half brother
stepfather
el hermanastro
stepbrother
la madastra
stepmother
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AP Bio Chapter 13.1-13.2 (Last Unit on Fall Exam) DNA and DNA Replication
what directs and controls the traits o…
genetical material transmitted from on…
what do chromosomes consist of, what d…
from what two people do we know that a…
DNA
DNA
DNA coiled around proteins called histones, hereditary inform…
Mendel and Morgan
what directs and controls the traits o…
DNA
genetical material transmitted from on…
DNA
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AP Lang Semester 1 Final Voab
Pathos
Non Sequitur
Polysyndeton
Asyndeton
Definition: quality that stirs up emotions of pity, sympathy,…
Definition: Occurs when statements or conclusions aren't logi…
Definition: Several purposeful coordinating conjunctions use…
Definition: Conjunctions are intentionally eliminated yet gra…
Pathos
Definition: quality that stirs up emotions of pity, sympathy,…
Non Sequitur
Definition: Occurs when statements or conclusions aren't logi…
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CH 8 AP PSYCH STUDY GUIDE
Symbolic, generative, structured
Phoneme
Morpheme
Semantics
Imagine that a race of aliens comes to earth. These aliens qu…
The smallest unit of sound in a language is a _____
The smallest unit of meaning in a language is a ______
______ is the component of language concerned with understand…
Symbolic, generative, structured
Imagine that a race of aliens comes to earth. These aliens qu…
Phoneme
The smallest unit of sound in a language is a _____
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Pre-AP English Fall 2016 Semester Review for December Final Exam
What is the definition of theme?
What is the definition of imagery?
What is the definition of symbol?
What is the definition of simile?
Universal truth, underlying meaning of a literary work, large…
Descriptive language that appeals to one or more of the five…
Thing that represents or stands for something else.
Comparing two unlike things using "Like" or "As".
What is the definition of theme?
Universal truth, underlying meaning of a literary work, large…
What is the definition of imagery?
Descriptive language that appeals to one or more of the five…
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Analysis Terms
Narration
Description
Comparison and Contrast
Process Analysis
Telling a story or recounting a series of events, crafting a…
Emphasizes the senses by painting a picture of how something…
Juxtaposing two things to highlight their similarities or dif…
Explains how something works, how to do something, or how som…
Narration
Telling a story or recounting a series of events, crafting a…
Description
Emphasizes the senses by painting a picture of how something…
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Jorge's And Richard's Examples
Hasty Generalization
Missing the Point
Post Hoc
Slippery Slope
Four out of five dentists recommend Happy Glossy Smiley tooth…
There has been an increase in burglary in the area. It must b…
Joan is scratched by a cat while visiting her friend. Two day…
Mr. Governor issues a proclamation for the people of his stat…
Hasty Generalization
Four out of five dentists recommend Happy Glossy Smiley tooth…
Missing the Point
There has been an increase in burglary in the area. It must b…
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SFL 260 Final Exam - Exhaustive
Qualitative
Quantitative
Case Study
Ethnography
Induction (data --> hypothesis)
Deduction (hypothesis --> data)
an approach that concentrates on the development of a particu…
an approach that concentrates on the study of the customs of…
Qualitative
Induction (data --> hypothesis)
Quantitative
Deduction (hypothesis --> data)
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Literary terms and Rhetorical devices (AP English Language and Composition)
Ad Hominem
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
the repetition of initial sounds in successive or neighboring…
A reference to something literary, mythological, or historical
Ad Hominem
an argument attacking an individual's character rather than h…
Allegory
A literary work in which characters, objects, or actions repr…
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Literary terms
Allegory
Allusion
Ambiguity
Antagonist
a story or visual image with a second distinct meaning partia…
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
openness to different interpretation
The character against whom the protagonist struggles or conte…
Allegory
a story or visual image with a second distinct meaning partia…
Allusion
An indirect or passing reference to some event, person, place…
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Reading 1: Numbers and Words
Counting Numbers
Natural Numbers
Whole Numbers
Integers
Families of numbers used to count "countable" things
1, 2, 3, 4, ...
0, 1, 2, 3, ...
-2, -1, 0, 1, 2, ...
Counting Numbers
Families of numbers used to count "countable" things
Natural Numbers
1, 2, 3, 4, ...
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AP HuGe Ch.5 & 6 Review
Dialect
Isogloss
Standard language
British received pronunciation (BRP)
Hey regional variation of a language distinguished by distinc…
A boundary that separates regions in which different language…
A language used for official government business, education,…
The dialect of English associated with upper class Bretons li…
Dialect
Hey regional variation of a language distinguished by distinc…
Isogloss
A boundary that separates regions in which different language…
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AP Psych Unit 2: Learning
learning
habituation
stimulus
associative learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
any event or situation that evokes a response
learning that certain events occur together
learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
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Key issue 3: why do conflicts arise among ethnicities?
Define Nationality:
Though they are very similar, use the…
Explain the difference between ethnici…
What is nationalism?
Identity with a group of peole that share a legal attachment…
Ethnicity: cultural identity Nationality: Allegiance to a cou…
Ethnicity- identity with a group of people of the same distin…
Loyalty and devotion to a nationality.
Define Nationality:
Identity with a group of peole that share a legal attachment…
Though they are very similar, use the…
Ethnicity: cultural identity Nationality: Allegiance to a cou…
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AP Human Unit 4
Annexation
Apartheid
Balkanization
Benelux
the act or an instance adding to something larger, especially…
(in South Africa) a policy or system of segregation or discri…
A process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
A politico-economic union of 3 neighboring states in western…
Annexation
the act or an instance adding to something larger, especially…
Apartheid
(in South Africa) a policy or system of segregation or discri…
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Writing Final
Writing difficulty is an area of great…
What kind of activity is writing?
Transcription Process
Form of Writing
a majority of children with language based reading disabiliti…
May be... transcription process, form of writing, type of com…
which is the physical act of transforming spoken language int…
which includes spelling words or making correct sentences, pa…
Writing difficulty is an area of great…
a majority of children with language based reading disabiliti…
What kind of activity is writing?
May be... transcription process, form of writing, type of com…
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English AP Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambugity
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
A direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, o…
allegory
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
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MKCHS World History Pre Ap Midterm Review
What were the characteristics of the h…
What does the period Paleolithic refer…
What are the many characteristics of a…
What were important effects of the dev…
The ability to spread to various geographic settings and clim…
In which simple store tools were developed
Organized rather small groups into political units
they did not believe in many gods
What were the characteristics of the h…
The ability to spread to various geographic settings and clim…
What does the period Paleolithic refer…
In which simple store tools were developed
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English Exam 12/8/16
Allusion
Argument/Claim
Characterization
Comic Relief
An expression designed to call something to mind. Indirect re…
A statement especially arguable but used as a primary point t…
A description of qualities or peculiarities
Comic episodes in a dramatic or literary work that offset mor…
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind. Indirect re…
Argument/Claim
A statement especially arguable but used as a primary point t…
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Cog Psych-Language
Phones
Phonemes
Allophones
Morphemes
Smallest unit of sound
The smallest unit of sounds that matter psychologically... -Grou…
Phones belonging to the same phoneme
The smallest unit of language that has meaning
Phones
Smallest unit of sound
Phonemes
The smallest unit of sounds that matter psychologically... -Grou…
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Ap chem chap 6 and 16 vocab
Thermochemistry
Thermodynamics
Energy
Kinetic energy
Heat/ energy exchanges that go with a chemical reaction
The study of energy and its interconversions
The capacity to do work or to cause heat flow
(1/2m1v1^2) energy due to the motion of an object
Thermochemistry
Heat/ energy exchanges that go with a chemical reaction
Thermodynamics
The study of energy and its interconversions
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music 113 final
What does allegro mean?
advanced or extended techniques are
the bassoon uses a piece of wood that…
the bassoon is a
an indication to play a musical piece in a fast tempo
nontraditional ways to make sound on any instument
reed
woodwind instrument
What does allegro mean?
an indication to play a musical piece in a fast tempo
advanced or extended techniques are
nontraditional ways to make sound on any instument
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English Final Vocabulary 2016
plot
irony
climax
personification
the basic outline of a story
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
the most intense, exciting, or important point of something
the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics…
plot
the basic outline of a story
irony
the expression of one's meaning by using language that normal…
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AP LIT Final: Lenses
Post-Colonial Theory
Post-Colonial Theory
Post-Colonial Theory
"others"
-lense that helps us understand and analyze literature that c…
-community still suffers from colonization- structure of text…
-Legacy / lasting impact of colonization
Indigenous people (colonized) are seen as this
Post-Colonial Theory
-lense that helps us understand and analyze literature that c…
Post-Colonial Theory
-community still suffers from colonization- structure of text…
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AP Chemistry Chapter 3 Stoichiometry
Actual Yield
Atomic mass
Atomic mass unit (amu)
Avagadro's number (NA)
The amount of product actually obtained in a reaction
The mass of an atom in atomic mass units
A mass exactly equal to one-twelfth the mass of one carbon-12…
6.022 * 10²³; the number of particles in a mole
Actual Yield
The amount of product actually obtained in a reaction
Atomic mass
The mass of an atom in atomic mass units
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Absolutism Vocab (general)
secular
sovereignty
popular sovereignty
absolutism
anything not of religious character or nature
to have power or control over something; the word sovereign i…
this is the political idea that all power comes from the peop…
the political idea that gained broad support during the 1600'…
secular
anything not of religious character or nature
sovereignty
to have power or control over something; the word sovereign i…
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Christian Scriptures Final
Facts concerning the composition of Acts
The circumstances surrounding the disc…
The major themes of Peter's preaching
Saul/Paul
Written by same author as Luke, addressed to Theophilus; func…
ordred not to leave Jerusalem; promise of the father; receive…
David decayed; Jesus rose from the dead--Jesus is the Messiah…
major leader of the persecution who has a vision of Jesus who…
Facts concerning the composition of Acts
Written by same author as Luke, addressed to Theophilus; func…
The circumstances surrounding the disc…
ordred not to leave Jerusalem; promise of the father; receive…
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Lecture 19 -- 20th Century Neuropsychology of Language
Jean Martin Charcot
Sigmund Freud's On Aphasia
Asymbolic aphasia
Karl Kleist
"founder of modern neurology," lectured on neuro-basis for ap…
True aphasia involves damage core symbolic function, broca's…
Language damage due to deficit recognizing symbols
Ultralocalizationist; drew extensive maps of presumed localiz…
Jean Martin Charcot
"founder of modern neurology," lectured on neuro-basis for ap…
Sigmund Freud's On Aphasia
True aphasia involves damage core symbolic function, broca's…
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4554 final
Data Representation
Data Transfer
Uniform Resource Locator
Hypertext Transfer Protocol
Syntax of data items that are exchanged, specific form used d…
Interaction between client and server, message syntax and sem…
A standard that specifies the format and meaning of web page…
A transfer protocol that specifies how a browser interacts wi…
Data Representation
Syntax of data items that are exchanged, specific form used d…
Data Transfer
Interaction between client and server, message syntax and sem…
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AP Psych Growing and Developing
0-2 Weeks
2 months
2 months- on
teratogens
zygote
embryo
fetus
creates birth defects
0-2 Weeks
zygote
2 months
embryo
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ARCH Set 2
What is Detail?
What are the Greek orders?
What are Five Points of a New Architec…
What building did Le Corbusier design…
-Noun= a small part of larger whole. Verb= to design a part o…
-Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Composite
-Piloties (collums lifting building)... -Roof Gardens... -The free…
-Villa Savoye
What is Detail?
-Noun= a small part of larger whole. Verb= to design a part o…
What are the Greek orders?
-Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Composite
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AP Lang final semester 1
What is aristotles definition of rheto…
What is exogence?
What is kairos?
What is the rhetorical triangle?
The faculty of discovering in every case the available means…
Somehting that happens or fails to happen that compells you t…
Choosing the right moment and the right way to say something
Subject... Speaker 🔼 audience
What is aristotles definition of rheto…
The faculty of discovering in every case the available means…
What is exogence?
Somehting that happens or fails to happen that compells you t…
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UNIT 3 TEST AP HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
culture
artifact
folk culture
pop culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society, gr…
a visible object that a group possesses and leaves behind for…
traditionally practiced by small, homogeneous(identical cultu…
found in large, heterogeneous(culturally diverse) societies t…
culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society, gr…
artifact
a visible object that a group possesses and leaves behind for…
31 termscreated on December 9, 2016
Ch 14 The Courts: AP Final
Judiciary Act of 1789
District Courts
Appellate Jurisdiction
Judicial Review
-Law in which Congress laid out the organization of the feder…
-Lower level trial courts of the federal judicial system... -Han…
The authority of a court to hear appeals from lower courts an…
-Supreme Court's power to strike down a law or an executive b…
Judiciary Act of 1789
-Law in which Congress laid out the organization of the feder…
District Courts
-Lower level trial courts of the federal judicial system... -Han…
27 termscreated on December 9, 2016
Chapter 11-Congress
descriptive representation
substantive representation
incumbents
casework
representing constituents by mirroring their personal, politi…
representing the interests of groups of which they themselves…
individuals who already hold office
cutting through some bureaucratic red tape to give people wha…
descriptive representation
representing constituents by mirroring their personal, politi…
substantive representation
representing the interests of groups of which they themselves…
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Lesson 18 Terms
Bereft
Criterion (Criteria)
Deride
Effrontery
adj.) Deprived of or lacking something that is wanted or need…
n.) A standard or rule by which something is judged or critic…
v.) To laugh at in scorn or contempt; to ridicule.
n.) A boldness that is offensive because of its lack of tact;…
Bereft
adj.) Deprived of or lacking something that is wanted or need…
Criterion (Criteria)
n.) A standard or rule by which something is judged or critic…
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AP English Language - Scarlet Letter + Awakening Vocab
canonize
visage
vagary
throng
to regard as being above criticism or reproach
a person's facial features or expressions
unexpected or unexplainable change in behavior
a large group of people
canonize
to regard as being above criticism or reproach
visage
a person's facial features or expressions
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AP Human Geography Final Review
Two types of location
absolute location
relative location
2 characteristics for place
absolute & relative
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
directional words & using distance
physical & human
Two types of location
absolute & relative
absolute location
specific place, uses grids, longitude & latitude
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Unit 13 Vocabulary
Abet'
Aver'
Bla'tant
Broach
(V.) to encourage, aid , support ( especially in something wr…
(V.) to affirm, declare confidently
(Adj.) noisy in a coarse, offensive way; obviously conspicuou…
(V. ) to bring up or begin to talk about (a subject); to anno…
Abet'
(V.) to encourage, aid , support ( especially in something wr…
Aver'
(V.) to affirm, declare confidently
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Music 1500 Final Exam
Atonality
Expressionism
Serialism
Prepared Piano
Modern music that has no tonal center.
An ultra-shocking, dissonant style fostered by Schoenberg.
The compositional technique besed on a pre-arranged series ("…
The process of attaching objects to the strings of a piano to…
Atonality
Modern music that has no tonal center.
Expressionism
An ultra-shocking, dissonant style fostered by Schoenberg.
32 termscreated on December 9, 2016
AP Lang IDs
Allegory... ex: tortoise and the hare
Alliteration... ex: peter piper picked a…
Allusion ... ex: he was a Romeo with the…
Analogy ... ex: the structure of an atom…
a piece of writing that has a hidden meaning. (a story, poem…
repetition of consonant sounds in more than two words. (the r…
a reference to something out without going into detail - unde…
comparison of two things, based on their similar structures,…
Allegory... ex: tortoise and the hare
a piece of writing that has a hidden meaning. (a story, poem…
Alliteration... ex: peter piper picked a…
repetition of consonant sounds in more than two words. (the r…
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