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English Vocab:)

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Aloof at a distance especially in feeling or in interest
Warrant to give authority to, to justify
Presage something that foreshadows a future event (normally something bad)
Banish to expel by authoritative degree
Adversary a person, group, or force that opposed or attacks
Assonance repetition of some vowel sound
Consonance repetition of consonant sounds
Alliteration the repetition of the same sounds
Anaphora the deliberate repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of several successive verses
Stanza an arrangement of a certain number of lines in poetry
Free Verse verse that does not follow a fixed metrical pattern
Inflection change in pitch or tone of voice
Meter a count of beats
Rhyme/Rhyme Scheme a pattern of rhyming
Rhythm repeated pattern of movement or sound
Chaste not engaging in sexual relations
Furtive sneaky or stealthy
Herald royal messenger
Cynical showing contempt for an accepting or normal idea
Eminent of high rank
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