Literary Devices 1

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Tonea musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality, and strength.
Themethe subject of a talk, a piece of writing, a person's thoughts, or an exhibition; a topic.
Connotationan idea or feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary meaning.
Rhythm/Mtererhythm: the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line. meter: the number of feet in a line.
Similea figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind,
Metaphor is a figure of speech that identifies something as being the same as some unrelated thing for rhetorical effect, thus highlighting the similarities between the two.
Dictionthe choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
Imageryvisually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a literary work
Parallel Structure is the repetition of a chosen grammatical form within a sentence.