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poetry terms

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personification figure of speech in which human qualities are given to an object (human)
onomatopeia the use of words to describe sound example: pop, hiss, crack
meter the regular pattern of accented and unaccented syllables
metaphor comparison between two things
imagery consists of descriptive words or phrases
hyperbole figure of speech/ truth is exaggerated
assonance repetition of VOWEL sounds (cuss)
allusion indirecr reference to another literary work (indirect...)
alliteration repetition of constant sound
rhyme the occurence of the same or similar sound (sound...)
rhyme scheme pattern of end rhyme in a poem
simile a figure of speech that makes comparison using like or as
stanza a grouping of 2 or more lines in a pattern that is repeated
Created by: roxyhorse