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  1. beat
    rhythm
  2. buzz, moan, groan
    onomatopoeia
  3. i like leMON on my salMON. sOME like salMON plain
    assonance
  4. group of lines treated as a unit
    stanza
  5. because i could not stop for death he kindly stopped for me
    personification
  6. one person giving a long dramatic speech
    monologue
  7. once upon a midnight DREARY, while i pondered weak and WEARY.
    internal rhyme
  8. ABAB CDDDC ABABA
    rhyme scheme
  9. letter written in verse form
    epistle
  10. conversationbetween two or more people
    dialogue
  11. country music, "oh, i left my hear on the floor of the room"
    ballad
  12. tommy took a toyota to get a tune-up
    alliteration
  13. so hungry i could eat a horse
    hyperbole
  14. "a mender of bad soles"
    pun
  15. dove, flag, wedding rings
    symbol
  16. care/are there/here
    eye rhyme
  17. basic unit of meter
    foot
  18. "quote the raven 'nevermore'" (ends most stanzas of Poe's The Raven)
    refrain
  19. emotion/suggestions surrounding a word, (ex. gold metal)
    connotation
  20. 14 lines, very structured poem
    sonnet
  21. Unhappy one, never pray for death, he is here all too soon
    personification
  22. i hope that jason may be as kind to her as...to me
    verbal irony
  23. death, death is my wish, for myself, my enemies, my children
    pathos
  24. aegeus, king of athens, seeking help form medea
    situational irony
  25. a grea love is a fir that burns the beams of the roof
    imagery
  26. too much pride
    hubris
  27. the audience knos what medea is going to do, but jason doesn't
    dramatic irony
  28. o creon, what is half a day in all the rich years of corinth?
    rhetorical question

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