Noun(1) the repetition of similar vowels in the stressed syllables of successive words
(1) Lincoln fell in love with metaphors and cadences, assonance and alliteration.(2) Here, the assonance rhyme between the two principal terms sets the stage for a compelling comparison made on a genuinely imaginative and rather unexpected basis.(3) She is masterful in her ability to capture and juxtapose the audible qualities of language alongside the literary tools of assonance and alliteration.(4) the use of assonance throughout the poem creates the sound of despair(5) The journey here is as much in the rhythmic ricochet of assonance , produced by colliding syntax, as it is in the actual varying terrain the words themselves represent.(6) This is not to say that most poets do not utilize such tools as metaphor, simile, assonance , and other poetic techniques.(7) They must have an obvious, and indeed a kind of danceable, rhythm, and they will normally make use of assonance and alliteration.(8) Walsh's metrical translations mirrored the assonance of the originals.(9) There's even some assonance in those words that make them all the more compatible.(10) Most rap still follows the initial formula of rhymed couplets that casually mix full rhyme with assonance .(11) She thinks constantly in metaphors, in assonance , in pretty words that don't mean anything, in ugly words that mean everything.(12) The phrase's blend of alliteration (l's, d's and soft t's) and assonance (short i's and long a's) shows a lyricist at the top of his game.(13) The freedom of art, of the poet to act or speak, is controlled by the surface beauty of specific juxtapositions and diversions created by the melody or assonance of language.(14) The couplets are linked by the repetition of their first lines and the assonance occurring in ├ö├ç├┐flag├ö├ç├û and ├ö├ç├┐map.├ö├ç├û(15) In all of these cases, the deft repetitions and modulations of consonants and vowels with their subtle assonance and consonance compete for attention with the lines' actual content.(16) He used most of the classic verse forms, but his distinctive contribution was his deployment of assonance , internal rhymes, and half-rhymes.
(1) assonance :: assonansie
1. assonance ::
2. vocalic alliteration ::
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