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Assonance: Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds within words
Posted by Douglas, Sep 14, 2010.

Assonance

Posted by Douglas, Sep 14, 2010.
Filed in : Articles : Poetry


Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds within words which are in close proximity. This is different from consonance, which is the repetition of consonant sounds, and alliteration, which is a specific case of consonance; it is the repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words.

See Also
Alliteration
Consonance

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