Alliteration<br />Consonance and Assonance<br />By: Stephanie Drouillard<br />Edu 290 T, Th 11:00<br />
Have you Ever Heard…<br />Sally sold seashells by the sea shore<br />Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers<br />The...
Definition:<br />Alliteration: Having stressed syllables with the same sound or sound group repeating at the beginning of ...
Alliterations don’t always have to start with the same letter. It only has to have the same sound!<br />The phonic ‘ph’ ca...
Where is Alliteration Used?<br />Companies: to make brand names more memorable <br />Examples: Krispy Kreme, Best Buy, Pay...
Where is Alliteration Used….<br />Phrases: Examples- • Home Sweet Home<br />Busy As a Bee<br />Good as Gold<br />Poems: ma...
Is This Alliteration?<br />Eric eats eggs<br />Becky bought a beagle <br />Coca-Cola<br />Silent child<br />Living the lif...
Consonance <br />Definition: Internal repetition or ending consonant sounds in a section of words <br />*What is a consona...
Examples of Consonance:<br />The lumpy, bumpy road<br />The string was strong<br />Some mammals are clammy<br />
Consonance in the Real World<br />Used in Songs: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem <br />“Hold your nose ‘cause here goes the cold...
Assonance<br />Definition: Internal repetition of vowel sounds in words close together<br />* What is a vowel?*<br />    A...
Examples of Assonance<br />I made my way to the lake<br />The hat man <br />I don’t know what's going on!<br />
Assonance in the Real World<br />In Poems:<br />“The Bells” by Edgar Allan Poe<br />“Hear the mellow wedding bells”<br />I...
Is this alliteration, consonance, or assonance?<br />He struck a streak of bad luck <br />There was a fleet of sleeping ge...
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  1. 1. Alliteration<br />Consonance and Assonance<br />By: Stephanie Drouillard<br />Edu 290 T, Th 11:00<br />
  2. 2. Have you Ever Heard…<br />Sally sold seashells by the sea shore<br />Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers<br />These are both examples of alliteration!<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/jadeddelilah/1307175761/sizes/m/in/photostream/<br />Or<br />
  3. 3. Definition:<br />Alliteration: Having stressed syllables with the same sound or sound group repeating at the beginning of two or more words<br />Images from Microsoft Clip Art<br />
  4. 4. Alliterations don’t always have to start with the same letter. It only has to have the same sound!<br />The phonic ‘ph’ can sound like f….<br />Funny photos<br />‘C’ can sometimes sound like ‘S’….<br /> Sassy Celebrities <br />‘C’ can sound like ‘K’…<br />Kitty Cat<br />Image from Microsoft Clip Art<br />
  5. 5. Where is Alliteration Used?<br />Companies: to make brand names more memorable <br />Examples: Krispy Kreme, Best Buy, PayPal<br />Characters: to appeal to children and stand out<br />Examples: Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, SpongeBob Squarepants<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/schristia/2567401921/sizes/m/in/photostream/<br />
  6. 6. Where is Alliteration Used….<br />Phrases: Examples- • Home Sweet Home<br />Busy As a Bee<br />Good as Gold<br />Poems: makes poems more interesting, and accentuates the rhythm. Example: <br />Sleek seals<br />Dipping diving<br />Strolling slowly<br />Images from Microsoft Clip Art<br />
  7. 7. Is This Alliteration?<br />Eric eats eggs<br />Becky bought a beagle <br />Coca-Cola<br />Silent child<br />Living the life<br />Find the phone fast<br />She was thinking and blinking <br />http://search.creativecommons.org/?q=question%20mark#<br />
  8. 8. Consonance <br />Definition: Internal repetition or ending consonant sounds in a section of words <br />*What is a consonant*<br />A speech sound that is not a vowel (a,e,i,o,u)<br />
  9. 9. Examples of Consonance:<br />The lumpy, bumpy road<br />The string was strong<br />Some mammals are clammy<br />
  10. 10. Consonance in the Real World<br />Used in Songs: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem <br />“Hold your nose ‘cause here goes the cold water”<br />Used in Poems: “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe <br />“There came a tapping, as of some one gently rapping-rapping on my chamber door”<br />
  11. 11. Assonance<br />Definition: Internal repetition of vowel sounds in words close together<br />* What is a vowel?*<br /> A, E, I, O, or U<br />A, E, I, O, U<br />
  12. 12. Examples of Assonance<br />I made my way to the lake<br />The hat man <br />I don’t know what's going on!<br />
  13. 13. Assonance in the Real World<br />In Poems:<br />“The Bells” by Edgar Allan Poe<br />“Hear the mellow wedding bells”<br />In Songs: <br />“Hey Soul Sister” by Train <br />“You gave my life direction, a game show love connection” <br />
  14. 14. Is this alliteration, consonance, or assonance?<br />He struck a streak of bad luck <br />There was a fleet of sleeping geese<br />The pig put on a few pounds<br />How now brown cow<br />The sun made my skin sizzle<br />Consonance<br />Assonance<br />Alliteration<br />Assonance<br />Alliteration<br /><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/gillian_m/448800043/sizes/m/in/photostream/ </li></li></ul><li>*CAUTION*<br />Too much use of alliteration, consonance, or assonance can be excessive and be distracting in writing! <br />Use sparingly and make sure to not use too much of one device in writing. Make sure to incorporate alliteration, consonance, as well as assonance <br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/pictureperfectpose/76138988/sizes/m/in/photostream/<br />
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