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reference to something the readers would know

allusion

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series of words with the same first consonant sound

alliteration

3

exaggeration

hyperbole

4

two contrasting ideas that create a new meaning side by side

juxtaposition

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a recurring element showing up, but is not a thematic element

motif

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ethos

ethics

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logos

logic

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pathos

emotions

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attitude an author has toward the subject of the piece

tone

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restates using the same words

repetition

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repeated grammatical structures

parallelism

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vowell repetition

assonance

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consonant repetition

consonance