Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliteration

Alliteration is used in the alliterative verse of Old English, Old Norse, Old High German, Old Saxon, and Old Irish. It was an ...

udleditions.cast.org/craft_ld_alliteration.html

Alliteration is a figure of speech in which the same sound appears at the ... Use repeated sounds at the beginning of words to focus attention or convey an idea ...

education.seattlepi.com/reasons-use-alliteration-6735.html

Alliteration is a rhetorical device that repeats the same sound, usually a consonant, at the start of a series of words or sentences. Though it is frequently used in ...

figurativelanguage.net/Alliteration.html

Alliteration is a figure of speech that is related to onomatopoeia in that it involves ... Alliteration is use frequently in prose in order to emphasize a phrase or group ...

penandthepad.com/reasons-use-alliteration-22227.html

Alliteration, the repetition of letters in words near each other, draws attention to a particular line of text, such as with the repetition of the "r" and "s" sounds in this .

www.explorewriting.co.uk/alliteration-assonance-poetry.html

May 2, 2016 ... The primary use of alliteration and assonance in poetry is to direct attention to particular words, making them stand out and making them more ...

literarydevices.net/alliteration

Both sentences are alliterative because the same first letter of words (B) occurs close together and produces alliteration in the sentence. An important point to ...

references-definitions.blurtit.com/1673919/what-is-the-purpose-of-alliteration

The purpose of alliteration is to create a consistent pattern that catches the mind's eye and focuses attention. See the example below; The railroad tracks ran ...

www.reference.com/art-literature/effect-alliteration-poem-749afe47237ae024

The effect of an alliteration is to add artistic style to a poem or other literary form. An alliteration creates a musical quality when reading or reciting text and makes  ...