Alliteration is the occurrence of the same sound or letter at the starting of two or more words in a single line, in a poem.
1. The slender smiling girl...
2. The song of sweet birds...
3. Black bug bit a bear...
4. Practise the piano...
What are the uses of alliteration?
1. It creates a rhythm, similar to rhyming words.
2. It emphasizes the importance of phrases.
3. Mostly used in tongue-twisters.
Alliteration used in the poem "On the Grasshopper and Cricket":
1. mown mead
2. he has never done
3. winter evening when
4grasshopper’s among some grassy