An expression using “like” or “as” in which one thing is likened to another.
A way of describing something by suggesting it is something else.
Repetition of the same consonant sound.
The forming of a word which sounds like the thing it refers to.
An indirect reference.
The general character or style of a piece of writing. The atmosphere or emotion behind a piece of writing.
To compare as to show differences (opposites).
Words that suggest images – painting pictures with words.
Words used in conversation, but not in a formal setting.