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Can you name the Poetic Terms?

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

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