Consonance

Co-so-nance By: Shantel Diaz 705

What is a Consonance?

Consonance is the repetition of a consonant sound. Typically used to refer to the repetition of sounds at the end or middle of the word.


Synonyms: concord, harmony, correspondence

Examples of Consonance

Pairs: Cheer - beer

Strong - swing


Sentence: I will crawl away with the ball.

The black sack is in the back.


Poem: I'll swing by my ankles.

She'll cling to your knees.
As you hang by your nose,
From a high-up trapeze.
But just one thing, please,
As we float through the breeze,
Don't sneeze. - The Acrobats by Shel Silverstein

Consonance