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Definition of the adjective alliterative
What does alliterative mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more alliterative / most alliterative
- having the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable
Alternative definition of the adjective alliterative
- In the form or style of alliteration.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for alliterative
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by M. Andrew
alliterative verse Traditional English verse, associated mainly with the north and the midlands. The movement sometimes termed the 'Alliterative Revival' occurred during the second half of ...
A Biographical Encyclopedia by Laura Lambdin, Robert Thomas Lambdin
alliterative meter. Like Old English verse, Middle English alliterative verse is accentual, not syllabic: a line of verse is determined ...
by Chris Baldick
alliterative. metre. The distinctive verse form of Old Germanic poetry, including Old English. It employed a long line divided by a *caesura into two balanced halflines, each with a given number of stressed syllables (usually two) and a variable ...
Poetry Dictionary (2006)
by John Drury
D Alliterative Meter from one hemistich to the other, across the caesura. In Anglo- Saxon practice, alliteration includes not just repeated consonants but also vowels (any vowel or diphthong with any other). Alliterative verse often uses ...
by Peter Auger
alliterative metre 11 to go out and change the world. The theoretical prose works A Short Organum for the Theatre (1949) and The Messinglcauf Dialogues ( published 1963) explain these ideas in more detail. The alienation effect is partly ...
by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev
Oakden, Alliterative Poetry in Middle English, 2 v. ( 1930-35); A. MCI. Trounce, “The English Tail-Rhyme Romances,” Medium /Evum 142 ...
A Dictionary of Stylistics (2014)
by Katie Wales
alliterative. verse. (1) Sometimes rather loosely paraphrased as...
Yet extensive alliteration was regularly used as a means of COHESION in so- called alliterative verse, which flourished in England before the Norman Conquest; ...
by Joseph T Shipley,
the alliterative long line, survived the conversion and in OE remained the almost exclusive form, with its decorative devices: the kenning; synonyms ...
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- Alliterative Sunset
Re-visiting some photos taken whilst working in Korea and Singapore. So, Ships, on the Sea, in Singapore, at Sunset.
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- An alliterative (in)activity.
Waiting for the bus to Boston at Bourne
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- Alliterative verse
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- Elementary Alliterative Plagiarism
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- Alliterative Meaning
Video shows what alliterative means. In the form or style of alliteration.. Alliterative Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
- Alliterative Vocabulary - Rhyming Compounds and Phrases
Alliterative Vocabulary - Rhyming Compounds and Phrases.
- Alliterative Vocabulary - Phrases with "AND"
- Alliterative Vocabulary - Repeated Syllables
Alliterative Vocabulary - Repeated Syllables.
- Alliterative Vocabulary - Compounds with Vowel Change
Alliterative Vocabulary - Compounds with Vowel Change.
- Improv Comedy Icebreaker Games : Improv Comedy Games: Alliterative Adjective
Alliterative Adjective is an improv name game used to teach names to everyone in a group. Learn the improv comedy game Alliterative Adjective in this free ...
- Animated Reading Songs with Alliterative Same Language Subtitles
Example of Jazzles ELA animation' for the 'Fat Fish' Alliterative Lyrics. The initial upper and lower case letter is highlighted in the Jazzles Matching Captions ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1I1T1E1R1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 12-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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