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Alliteration in The Road Not Taken

Alliteration Examples in The Road Not Taken:

The Road Not Taken

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"equally lay In leaves..."   (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.

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