Poetry

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5 Cards. Created by Denise Eastman ().
 
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Definition

Allegory

A kind of extended metaphor in which objects, persons, and actions stand for another meaning.

Assonance

The repetition of the first sounds of words that are fairly close together. (Tongue twisters)

Free Verse

A poetic style that lacks a regular meter or rhyme scheme.

Metaphor

comparison by replacing the name of an object with another name. example: School is a prison.

Personification

an object is given the qualities of a person.