Javen's Academic Vocabulary Words
Alliteration - The practice of beginning several consecutive or neighboring words with the same sound
-Example: ''I smell smelly smell that something smells''
Personification- Giving human qualities to something that is not alive
- Example ''What did the sea say to the sun noting it just waved
Simile -Comparison that use the words like or as
-Example'' I like playing video games''or ''he looks like as if he were asleep during the ride''
Hyperbole -A deliberate ,extravagant ,and often outrageous exaggeration
- Example ''The shot heard 'round the world ''
Assonance- The repetition of accented vowel sounds in a series or word
- Example '' Cry'' and''Side''