Poetry - Sound effects and Imagery

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    • Consonants
      • A speech sound which is not a vowel
      • It also refers to letters of the alphabet that represent those sounds: Z, B, T, G, and H are all consonants.
      • The Croak of crows in timeless oaks, And the buzzing of hundreds of wasps
    • Vowels
      • The main vowels are a, e, i, o and u
    • Simile
      • Using the word 'like' or 'as.. as a' to make a comparison
      • Example: Like swimmers into cleanness leaping
    • Metaphor
      • Is an expression which has no literal meaning
      • Example: a Dawn masses in the east
        • It suggest that dawn is like army, massing itself ready for an attack
    • Personification
      • Where human qualities are given to animal, objects or ideas


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