Cacophony A discordant series of harsh, unpleasant sounds helps to convey disorder. This is often furthered by the combined effect of the meaning and the difficulty of pronunciation.
Euphony A series of musically pleasant sounds, conveying a sense of harmony and beauty to the language.
Scansion is the measure of the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line of poetry.
–/ Iamb/Iambic (in-vite)
// Spondee/Spondaic (true-blue)
/– Trochee/Trochaic (dead-line)
– –/ Anapest/Anapestic (to-the-beach)
/– – Dactyl/Dactylic (fre-quent-ly)