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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliteration

Alliteration is a stylistic literary device identified by the repeated sound of the first letter in a .... They can also use alliteration to create a pleasant, rhythmic effect.

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Alliteration is a figure of speech in which the same sound appears at the ... Notice the soft, soothing effect of the "h" sounds and the sharp, percussive effect of the ...

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For this reason, alliteration is often used for comedic effect, especially in children's works. In Shel Silverstein's "Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the ...

figurativelanguage.net/Alliteration.html

Alliteration is a figure of speech that is related to onomatopoeia in that it involves the sense of sound. For an author, representing sounds with words can be quite ...

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  ...

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

May 2, 2016 ... This has a subtler effect than alliteration, and often operates at a subconscious level. It can be one of those factors that makes us decide that a ...

literarydevices.net/alliteration

We notice that alliterative words are interrupted by other non-alliterative words among them but the effect of alliteration remains the same. We immediately notice ...

www.quora.com/How-is-alliteration-effective-in-a-poem

Alliteration in poetry is useful to establish a mood when the repeated sounds are soft or make ... The effect of repeated alliteration through the sliding 's' and 'l' sounds in successive lines serves to emphasise the disagreeable characteristics of ...

www.mantex.co.uk/2009/08/30/english-language-alliteration

Aug 30, 2009 ... Alliteration - how to understand its function in English language and literature, plus web ... Alliteration is used for emphasis or stylistic effect.

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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 ...