Note: Kick some assonance

Note

The sounds and texture of language should be just as memorable as the words themselves.

A string of words that have the same first letter, the same sound, or the same syllabic cadence is more memorable than a random collection of sounds. That’s assonance.

Other poetic devices that make words sing include alliteration, consonance, rhythm, resonance, parallel structure, and the rule of three. Better writing is an art.


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