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callielovesyhuu

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Which sound device is used in the first and third lines of "Birches" by Robert Frost?

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  1. callielovesyhuu
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    .When I see birches bend to left and right Across the lines of straighter darker trees, I like to think some boy's been swinging them. But swinging doesn't bend them down to stay. Ice-storms do that. Often you must have seen them Loaded with ice a sunny winter morning After a rain. … consonance alliteration repetition assonance onomatopoeia

  2. callielovesyhuu
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    @DezeliA @marcthedark

  3. anonymous
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    consonance because of the repetition of the letter "B" in birches and bent

  4. callielovesyhuu
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    .Which statement correctly defines the structure of the iambic pentameter meter? A line of iambic pentameter contains four feet, with the unstressed syllable following the stressed syllable. A line of iambic pentameter contains three feet, with the stressed syllable following the unstressed syllable. A line of iambic pentameter contains six feet, with the unstressed syllable following the stressed syllable. A line of iambic pentameter contains five feet, with the stressed syllable following the unstressed syllable.

  5. anonymous
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    the last one: A line of iambic pentameter contains five feet, with the stressed syllable following the unstressed syllable.

  6. anonymous
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    because the word "penta" in pentameter means 5

  7. callielovesyhuu
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    .Which type of figurative language is used in this except from John Keats's "Ode on Melancholy"? She dwells with Beauty--Beauty that must die; And Joy, whose hand is ever at his lips Bidding adieu; and aching Pleasure nigh, Turning to poison while the bee-mouth sips: Ay, in the very temple of Delight Veil'd Melancholy has her sovran shrine, Though seen of none save him whose strenuous tongue Can burst Joy's grape against his palate fine; His soul shall taste the sadness of her might, And be among her cloudy trophies hung. alliteration personification apostrophe repetition simile

  8. callielovesyhuu
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    @marcthedark

  9. anonymous
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    alliteration because it repeats the sound of letters at the beginning of, adjacent, or closely connected words

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