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The repetition of initial consonant sounds is called ______. metaphor illusion rhyme scheme alliteration
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User: The repetition of initial consonant sounds is called ______. metaphor illusion rhyme scheme alliteration

Weegy: The repetition of initial consonant sounds is called Alliteration.

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User: One of the major contributions toward a uniform English language was William Caxton's introduction of the printing press into England. True False

Weegy: One of the major contributions toward a uniform English language was William Caxton's introduction of the printing press into England. TRUE.




User: The roles of women in Shakespeare's plays were taken by boys. True False

User: Shakespeare spent most of his life in his hometown with only an occasional trip to London. True False

Weegy: Shakespeare spent most of his life in his hometown with only an occasional trip to London. FALSE.



User: The crowds who stood or sat in the open area in front of an Elizabethan stage were called .

Weegy: The crowds who stood or sat in the open area in front of an Elizabethan stage were called groundlings.



User: A metaphor _____. uses like or as to compare. is a direct comparison. gives human characteristics to animals. is a historical reference.

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