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Assonance
Repetition of the vowel sounds in two or more words as an alternative to rhyme.
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Enjambment
The flow of sentences from line to line or alternatively, stanza to stanza
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Onomatopeia
A word that sounds like the sound 'CRASH'
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Pathos
Evoking pity or compassion
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Oxymoron
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction
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Colloquial language
Slang used in ordinary or familiar conversation; not formal or literary.
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The flow of sentences from line to line or alternatively, stanza to stanza

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Enjambment

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A word that sounds like the sound 'CRASH'

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Card 4

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Evoking pity or compassion

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Card 5

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a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction

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