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And a pain still throbs in the old, old scars - alliteration

And the faint perfume from its chalice steals--personification

Till its blood is red on the cruel bars;- repitition

When the wind stirs soft through the springing grass, -personification

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  1. Alliteration is repetition of words with the same first hard consonant: Betty made bitter butter. What repeats in the line, "Till its blood is red..."

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  2. You REALLY need to look up all those literary terms and make sure you are crystal clear on their meanings. All are incorrect.

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  3. My point, exactly. 2phoneee, make sure you know what these literary devices are before you guess. You can look them up on line if you are unclear from materials provided in your textbooks or from lectures. Writeacher has given you sites to use. You can also just type in the word in a search engine and find a definition and examples.

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