Tag: assonance

  • 25 Tongue Twisters Everyone Should Know

    25 Tongue Twisters Everyone Should Know

    Funny tongue twisters are the cornerstone of many family road trips, recess games and annoying little brothers, and that is likely due to the near impossibility of perfect pronunciation. These phrases are made to force mispronunciation and confusion, but it is this purposeful manipulation that makes tongue twisters in Enghlish great for teaching proper pronunciation…

  • Consonance Creates Atmosphere in Your Writing

    Consonance Creates Atmosphere in Your Writing

    We learn about consonants and vowels in elementary school, but what is a consonant in the context of writing? And how do consonants create consonance, which affects the overall style and mood of your text? What types of writing benefit from a careful selection of consonants? If you have ever been in a choir or…

  • Add a Literary Advantage With Assonance

    Add a Literary Advantage With Assonance

    Try as I might, I cannot always light the fire to inspire my productivity, despite my desire to do so. While managing tasks at hand, distractions often command my attention, damaging my aspirations by amassing catastrophe and calamity. OK, maybe that’s a tad dramatic, but I was trying to create a rhythm to get you…