Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Blinn 21

alliteration repetition of consonant sounds; beginning is called initial alliteration; internal alliteration is internally
assonance the repetition of two or more vowel sounds in successive words, which creates a rime
cacophony a harsh, discordant sound
euphony the harmonious effect when the sounds of the words connect with the meaning in a pleasing way
onomatopoeia an attempt to represent a thing or action by a word that imitates the sound associated with it
rime two or more words that contain an identical or similar vowel sound, usually accented with following consonant sounds identical as well
exact rime a full rime in which the sounds following the initial letters are identical--pure rime, perfect rime
consonance slant rime, half rime, a kind of rime in which the linked words share similar consonant sounds but have different vowel sounds
end rime rime that occurs at the end of the lines
internal rime rime that occurs within a line of poetry
masculine rime either a rime of one-syllable word or in polysyllable words--a rime on the stressed final syllable
feminine rime a rime of two or more syllables with stress on a syllable other than the last
eye rime a false rime in which the spelling of the words is alike, but the pronunciation differs
Created by: rknebel
Popular Literature sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards