Types of Powers of the President

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1) Alliteration

Acquainted with the Night
by Robert Frost

I have stood still and stopped the sound of feet
When far away an interrupted cry
Came over houses from another street

2) Assonance
“Early Moon” by Carl Sandburg

THE BABY moon, a canoe, a silver papoose canoe, sails and sails in the Indian west. A ring of silver foxes, a mist of silver foxes, sit and sit around the Indian moon.

3) Blank Verse
“Of Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit” by John Milton Of man's first disobedience and the fruit
Of that forbidden tree whose mortal taste
Brought death into the world, and all our woe,
With loss of Eden, till one greater Man
Restore us, and regain the blissful seat,
Sing, Heavenly Muse, that on the secret top
Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire
That shepherd who . . .

4) Caesura

“A Lady Who Thinks She is Thirty”
By Ogden Nash
Time is timelessness for you;
Calendars for the human;
What's a year II , or thirty, to
Loveliness made woman?

5) Consonance
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
by
Robert Frost (1874-1963)
Whose woods these are I think I know.
His house is in the village though;
He will not see me stopping here
To watch his woods fill up with snow.

6) Couplet
“Desert Places”
By Robert Frost

Snow falling and night falling fast, oh, fast
In a field I looked into going past,
And the ground almost covered smooth in snow,
But a few weeds and stubble showing last.

7) Elegy
O Captain! My Captain!|   |
by Walt Whitman In this poem, Whitman mourns the loss of the captain of his ship8) End Stopped Line“A Drop Fell on the Apple Tree”By: Emily DickinsonA drop fell on the apple treeAnother on the roof;A half a dozen kissed the eaves,And made the gables laugh.9) EnjambmentTrees by Joyce Kilmer 'I think that I shall never see / A poem as lovely as a tree.” 10) Imagery a. Tactile “The Witch of Coos” By Robert Frost Especially in winter when the bed Might just as well be ice and the...
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