Onomatopoeia - A word that sounds like a sound it is describing. (Whistling)
Assonance - A sentence of words that have the same vowel sound in them. (Listening, Whistling)
Hyperbole - A sentence that is over dramatic.
Alliteration - A sentence of words that start with the same letter sound. (The cat caught a cake).
Metaphor - When the writer says something is something else. (The boy is a devil).
Simile - When the writer says something is like something else. (It was like a rocket).
Personification - When the writer gives an object human characteristics. (The car was evil).