Romeo and juliet

Alliteration1. Repetition of sounds at the beginning of words 1. The sun for sorrow will not show his head2. Or ill-beseeming beast in seeming both
Allusion1. A brief reference to a person, event, or place, real or fictitious You are a lover. Borrow Cupid’s wings, and soar above a common bound
Multiple Allusions 1. We’ll have no Cupid hoodwinked with a scarf, bearing a Tartar’s pointed bow lath2. Gallop apace, you fiery-footed steeds, toward Phoebus’ lodging. Such a wagoner as Phaeton would whip you to the west, and bringing in cloudy night immediately
Apostrophe 1. punctuation mark; 2. appeal to someone not present (a figure of speech) No, ’tis not so deep as a well nor so wide as church door, but ’tis enough, ’twill serve
Clipped words1. shortened forms of words 1. It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night2. Like a rich jewel in an Ethiop’s ear3. Haply some poison yet doth hang on them
Grammar I will not budge for no man’s pleasure
Simile1. A comparison of two unlike things using “like” or “as” 1. Love goes toward love as schoolboys from their books2. But love from love toward school with heavy looks
Metaphor1. A comparison of two unlike things without using the word like or as. 1. But, soft! What light through yonder window breaks?2. It is the east, and Juliet is in the sun
Meter (Iambic pentameter)1. generally regular pattern of stressed and non stressed syllables in poetry. 1. For you and I are past our dancing days2. Come weep with me – past hope, past cure, past help
Oxymoron1. A figure of speech that combines opposite or contradictory terms in a brief phrase. 1. A madness most discreet2. A choking gall and a preserving sweet3. Why then, o brawling love! O loving hate!4. O anything, of nothing first create5. O heavy lightness! Serious vanity6. Beautiful tyrant! Fiend angelical7. Dove-feathered raven! Wolfish-ravening lamb
Personification1. A kind of metaphor in which a nonhuman thing or quality is talked about as if it were human 1. Thy love did read by rote and could not spell.2. When well-appareled April on the heel3. Of limping winter treads
Proverb1. A popular saying that is meant to express something wise or true Wisely and slow. They stumble that run fast, A popular saying that is meant to express something wise or true
Puns1. A pun twists the meaning of words, often to create a humorous effect Ask for me tomorrow and you shall find me a grave man
Word order1. The specific order in which words are placed 1. O, bid me leap, rather than marry Paris2. From of the battlements of yonder tower3. Younger than she are happy mothers made