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DescriptonPoetic Device
implied comparison
prolonged metaphor
delay of the final word to the next line
juxtaposition of two oposing ideas
repetition of vowel or syllable sounds; internal rhyme
use of a single word with a pair of others when it logically applies to only one
omission of conjunctions
application of an adjective ot one noun when it properly applies to another
use of words whose sound suggest their meaning
arrangement of pairs of words in ABAB pattern
use of a greater number of conjunctions than necessary
deliberate repetition of initial consonant
DescriptonPoetic Device
repetion of words or phrases
two nouns connected by conjunction instead of one modified nound
omission of words from the sentence
an explicit comparison
separation of a compound word with another word inserted in the middle
a climactic series of three examples each more intense than the last
use of the part to stand for the whole (or vice versa)
arrangement of words in ABBA order
use of one word to suggest another
address to someone or something not present
deliberate undersatement

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