Metaphor that is developed over several lines of writing or throughout the poem.
figure of speech that expresses the comparison of two objects using like or as (as snug as a bug in a rug)
Connotation: attitudes and feelings associated with a word. (thrifty vs. stingy)
Denotation: the dictionary definition of a word (literal meaning)
figure of speech that expresses the comparison of two objects without using like or as
A line of poetry that contains five iambs. “But soft! What light through yonder window breaks.
a combination of terms that appears to contradict one another. “jumbo shrimp; stupid genius; small crowd)
Strategies that authors use to use literary devices such as metaphors, simile, repetition, etc.
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