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A reference to a literary or historic person or subject
A line of poetry that can be put to music in a song
A figure of speech that gives objects or animals human characteristics
Repetition of the same consonant two or more times in short succession
A figure of speech that makes a direction comparison using the words 'like' or 'as'
A group of lines in a poem that are written in a bunch
Saying a line or word over and over again
Lines that do not rhyme or have a rhythmic pattern
A pattern of rhymes
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The main idea around which a poem is written. The lesson a poem hopes to teach
Repetition of sound in accented syllables that appear in similar positions in lines of poetry
The repetition of initial consonant sounds in close succession
Repeated vowel sounds in a sequence of words or lines for special effect
A figure of speech that makes a direct comparison without the use of the words 'like' or 'as'
A pattern of beats in a line of peotry or in a series of lines
The use of words that sound like their meaning
An extreme exaggeration in a statement or figure of speech

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