use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
the repetition of consonants (or consonant patterns) especially at the ends of words
the repetition of vowel sounds
the use of words that imitate sounds
the ordered or free occurrences of sound in poetry.
repetition of a stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry
similarity or likeness of sound existing between two words.
verse with end rhyme usually has a regular meter
rhyming of words which appear at the ends of two or more lines of poetry
occurs when teh rhyming words appear in the same line of poetry
two consecutive lines of poetry that rhyme
consists of two successive rhyming lines that contain a complete thought
a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not literally denote in order to suggest a similarity
a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with ‘like’ or ‘as’)
representing an abstract quality or idea as a person or creature
the ability to form mental images of things or events
shape of the poem suggests something important about the poem
poetry written without regular patterns of rhyme and meter
a short poem with fourteen lines, usually ten-syllable rhyming lines, divided into two, three, or four sections
poem about a poem
a humorous verse form of 5 anapestic lines with a rhyme scheme aabba
Any popular narrative poem, often with epic subject and usually in lyric form.