Guided Poetry

1. Line one contains a personification describing something in nature.
(example - The wind called to me in a gentle way.) - Personification is giving human traits to inanimate objects.

2. Line two contains a metaphor. (example - Its voice was my captain.)  Metaphor is a direct comparison without using "like" or "as".

3. Line 3 contains alliteration. (example - The commands kept coming.)  Alliteration is the repetition of consonant sounds.

4. Line 4 contains a simile. (example - I was like a helpless child, whining.) Simile is a comparison using "like" or "as". 

5. Line 5 uses assonance. (example - I cried out to the sky, "Why? Why?")  Assonance is the repetition of vowel sounds.

Complete lines 6 through ten in your own way. Finish the story or image.

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