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Alliteration
the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words.
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Metaphor
a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
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Simile
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid (e.g. as brave as a lion ).
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Propaganda
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote a political cause or point of view.
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Repetition
the action of repeating something that has already been said or written.
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Card 2

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a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.

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Metaphor

Card 3

Front

a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid (e.g. as brave as a lion ).

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Card 4

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information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote a political cause or point of view.

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Card 5

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the action of repeating something that has already been said or written.

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