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Alliteration

Repetition of a beginning consonant sound

Hyperbole

Exaggeration for emphasis

Idiom

A phrase that has come to have a different meaning

Easy as cake

Imagery

Descriptive writing that appeals to the senses

Metaphor

A comparison between two things that does not use 'like' or 'as'

Onomatopeia

Words that convey sounds

Oxymoron

Combining two words with opposite meaning

Personification

Giving human characteristics to nonhuman things

Simile

A comparison between two things using 'like' or 'as'