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I am trying to identify examples of metaphors and assonance in the poem June by William Cullen Bryant? Can you help?

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    Possible assonance:
    I would the lovely scene around
    Might know no sadder sight nor sound.

    I know that I no more should see
    The season's glorious show,

    Possible metaphor:
    When brooks send up a cheerful tune,
    And groves a joyous sound,

    1. Read the poem aloud.
    2. Read it to someone or ask someone to read it to you.
    3. Read it many times.

    What do you find?

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