Alliteration Post Assessment
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by Nicole Ekholm
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Alliteration is defined as:
A an extreme exaggeration
B giving non-human things/objects human-like qualities, characteristics, traits, or feelings
C the use in speech or writing of several words close together that all share the same vowel sound
D is the use in speech or writing of several words close together that all begin with the same consonant letter or sound
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Which example contains alliteration? (There may be more than one.)
A Then were not summer's distillation left, A liquid prisoner pent in walls of glass, Beauty's effect with beauty were bereft, Nor it nor no remembrance what it was. But flowers distilled, though they with winter meet, Leese but their show; their substance still lives sweet.
B Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signedthe Emancipation Proclamation.
CThe free bird thinks of another breeze and the trade winds soft through the sighing trees and the fat worms waiting on a dawn bright lawn
D For never-resting time leads summer on To hideous winter and confounds him there,

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Create a one-sentence tongue-twister that contains alliteration. Most creative gets a festive eraser!
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