Alliteration in The Road Not Taken
Alliteration Examples in The Road Not Taken:
The Road Not Taken 1
"equally lay In leaves..." See in text (The Road Not Taken)
Frost controls the sounds of his words to produce beautiful phrases that, in many cases, trigger a specific effect. In this phrase, the three syllables beginning with l fluctuate from a hard e vowel sound to a hard a sound back to a hard e sound. The effect is a sonic symmetry that reflects the symmetry of the image: two paths equally covered in fall leaves.