The moral of the story that the author conveys.
Theme
Word that describes or can be attatched to another word.
Connotation
The literal meaning of a word.
Denotation
To use the same vowel sound in a string of words.
Assonance
The recurrence of similar sounds.
Consonance
To compare two things without using like or as.
Metaphor
Giving objects human characteristics.
Personification
Words that make a sound.
Onomatopoeia
Compare two things using like or as.
Similie
An over exaggeration to get a point across.
Hyperbole
The repition of the first letter.
Alliteration
To have two words that sound alike.
Rhyme
The pattern in which rhyming happens.
Rhyme Scheme
Rhyming involoving a word in the middle of a line and the next one at the end of the line.
Internal Rhyme
A rhyme that has to have both words rhyme at the end.
End Rhyme
Verse or poem that does not rhyme.
Free Verse
Poetry that tells a story.
Narrative Poem
Has a musical rhythm.
Lyric Poem
A Long, heroic poem.
Epic Poem