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Literary Devices. Definitions and Examples. Goals. After this lesson, you should be able to: Understand the definitions of two literary devices: alliteration and hyperbole Identify examples of these literary devices in a text Make up your own examples. Alliteration.

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literary devices

Literary Devices

Definitions and Examples

goals
Goals
  • After this lesson, you should be able to:
    • Understand the definitions of two literary devices: alliteration and hyperbole
    • Identify examples of these literary devices in a text
    • Make up your own examples
alliteration
Alliteration
  • the repetition of sound at the beginning of two or more neighboring words.
fun with words
Fun with Words
  • Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
  • She sells sea shells by the sea shore
  • Zigmund Zane zig-zagged through the zany zoo zone.
identify the alliteration in these sentences
Identify the Alliteration in these sentences
  • Puny puma pit their skills against the zebras.
  • Pretty Polly picked pears for preserves.
  • Handsome Harry hired hundreds of hippos for Hanukkah.
answers
Answers
  • Puny puma pit their skills against the zebras.
  • Pretty Polly picked pears for preserves.
  • Handsome Harry hired hundreds of hippos for Hanukkah.
make your own and share with the class
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Make Your Own…and share with the class!
hyperbole
Hyperbole
  • An extravagant exaggeration used to emphasize a point.
  • It’s so hot! I think I’m going to melt!
where is the exaggeration
Where is the exaggeration?
  • I’m so tired, I could sleep for a year!
  • I’m so hungry, I could eat a horse!
  • I tried a thousand times!
  • It was so funny, I nearly died laughing!
try some of your own
Try some of your own!
  • I’m so tired…
  • I’m so hungry…
  • It was so funny…
let s sum things up
Let’s Sum Things Up!
  • Alliteration: the repetition of sound at the beginning of two or more neighboring words.
  • Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
  • Hyperbole: An extravagant exaggeration used to emphasize a point.
  • I’m so hungry, I could eat a horse!
  • Remember: look for these while you read!