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Stanza
Verse or paragraph
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Quatrain
Stanza made up of four lines
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Metaphor
Comparing two things using is or was
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Similie
Comparing two things using like and as
4 of 16
Personification
Giving something human features
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Alliteration
Two or more words starting with the same sound
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Sibilance
Repetition of the s sound
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Assonance
Repetition of vowel sounds to create rhyme
8 of 16
Enjabment
When a sentence breaks over two lines
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Onomatopoeia
When a word makes the sound it describes
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Hyperbole
Extreme exaggeration
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Juxtaposition
Placing two opposite ideas next to each other
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Retorical question
Question that doesn't require an answer
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Hypophora
Asking a question and immediately answering it
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Repetition
Repeating a word or group of words at least twice
15 of 16
Personal pronouns
Using words like I, mine or our
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Quatrain

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Stanza made up of four lines

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Metaphor

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Similie

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Card 5

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Personification

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