Skip Discover Education Main Navigation

Home> Simple Poetry Definitions: Matching

Simple Poetry Definitions: Matching Simple-Poetry-Definitions-Matching

Use the following words: Name: _______________________
_____ simile 1) they plodded along on leaden feet
_____ metaphor 2) the low murmuring of doves
_____ assonance 3) the wind howled and the heavens wept
_____ alliteration 4) the crunch and tinkle of the breaking glass
_____ onomatopoeia 5) as happy as a lark
_____ personification 6) silly snakes slithered over the grass