Alliteration | Alliteration Meaning, Definition & Illustration


Alliteration | Alliteration Meaning, Definition & Illustration

Alliteration Meaning

Alliteration Meaning, Definition & Illustration

Alliteration | Alliteration Meaning, Definition & Illustration

Alliteration is a figure of speech that consists in the repetition of the same letter or syllable at the beginning of two or more words in a sentence. Examples:

  1. Alone, alone, all, all alone,

Alone on a wide, wide sea. –Coleridge

(Here the syllable ‘al’ is repeated in more than two words.)

  1. The fair breeze blew, the white foam flew

The furrow followed free. –Coleridge

  1. Birds of a feather flock together.
  2. A strong man struggles bravely against the storms of life.
  3. Ruin seizes thee, ruthless king.
  4. By apt alliteration’s artful aid. –Pope
  5. Cut your coat according to your cloth.
  6. He is talking no nonsense.
  7. Some house hunters are handcapped by the police.
  8. The wicked witch of the west.
  9. I feel like making melodies in my heart. 0 0 0.

Alliteration Meaning

Read More: Simile Meaning, Definition, Illustration

Alliteration Meaning

N. B. The article ‘Alliteration | Alliteration Meaning, Definition & Illustration originally belongs to the book ‘The Rhetoricby Menonim Menonimus.

Related Search:

Books of Composition by M. Menonimus:

  1. Advertisement Writing
  2. Amplification Writing
  3. Note Making
  4. Paragraph Writing
  5. Notice Writing
  6. Passage Comprehension
  7. The Art of Poster Writing
  8. The Art of Letter Writing
  9. Report Writing
  10. Story Writing
  11. Substance Writing
  12. School Essays Part-I
  13. School Essays Part-II
  14. School English Grammar Part-I
  15. School English Grammar Part-II
Previous articleOnomatopoeia | Onomatopoeia Meaning, Definition, Illustration
Next articlePun | Pun Meaning, Definition, Examples & Illustration
I am Menonim Menonimus, a Philosopher & Writer.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here