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A resource from the Academy of American Poets with thousands of poems, essays, biographies, weekly features, and poems for love and every occasion
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Question 1- Choose two poems from this page and find examples of the following poetic technique's: alliteration, metaphor, hyperbole, onomatopoeia, personification, rhyme and a simile,

 

Question 2- From the above list choose three techniques to use, and write your own 50-100 word poem 

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Literary Devices | Literary Terms

Literary Devices | Literary Terms | Poetic Devices | Scoop.it
Welcome to the website dedicated to literary devices (literary terms). Here you will find a list literary devices with definitions and examples. Please fee free to post your thoughts and vote on your favorite literary device.
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Poetry  is perhaps one of the most powerful literacy methods of being able to convey an idea, image or an opinion. By studying poetry, we can take many of those methods and lessons and apply them to all kinds of writing. Therefore it is important to grasp the basics of poetry such as the poetry devices in order to be able to apply them to other styles of writing. 

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