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What are parts of a poem?

What are parts of a poem?

Elements: Poetry. As with narrative, there are “elements” of poetry that we can focus on to enrich our understanding of a particular poem or group of poems. These elements may include, voice, diction, imagery, figures of speech, symbolism and allegory, syntax, sound, rhythm and meter, and structure.

Which English is used in India?

In theory, English speakers in India follow British English as specified in the Oxford or Longman English dictionaries. In practice, Indians use many words and phrases that don’t exist in British or American English.

How do British spell tomato?

When pluralizing tomato, tomatoes is always the correct word. There is no easy rule for remembering which words that end in O take -s or -es in the plural. Luckily, however, there is a trick to remembering that tomato is one of the -es words: it rhymes with potato, which also becomes potatoes as a plural.

How do you say Banana in British accent?

Tips to improve your English pronunciation:

  1. Break ‘banana’ down into sounds: [BUH] + [NAA] + [NUH] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.
  2. Record yourself saying ‘banana’ in full sentences, then watch yourself and listen.

How is potato spelled?

When to Use Potatoes The singular spelling of potato doesn’t contain the letter “E,” so it is somewhat understandable that people would get confused when the plural does. The correct plural spelling is potatoes. Potatos is a common misspelling.

What does tomato tomahto mean?

It refers to different ways of saying tomato. It means it doesn’t matter whether you say it with a different accent, it’s still the same thing. So the expression means: it doesn’t matter.

What does potato Patato mean?

potayto, potahto A negligible, trivial, or unimportant difference, distinction, or correction.

Is Tomato Tomato an idiom?

(idiomatic) Used to dismissively suggest that something is a distinction without a difference. (idiomatic) Used to dismiss a correction to one’s adherence to an alternative standard.

Does anyone actually say tomahto?

Nowadays “tomahto” is considered British pronunciation and “tomayto” American, but many Americans pronounce tomato {and aunt ) with a broad a. Either pronunciation is considered standard. The only “rule” is to go with the pronunciation you prefer. Either is easily understood by other English speakers.

How do British pronounce garage?

GARE-idge

How do you pronounce GIF?

“It’s pronounced JIF, not GIF.” Just like the peanut butter. “The Oxford English Dictionary accepts both pronunciations,” Wilhite told The New York Times. “They are wrong. It is a soft ‘G,’ pronounced ‘jif.

How is Aunt pronounced?

But, seriously, the word “aunt” has two correct pronunciations: ANT (like the insect) and AHNT. Both pronunciations are given, in that order, in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language (4th ed.)

How do New Yorkers pronounce aunt?

Aunt is another one that’s pronounced differently depending on where you’re from: If you say it “ahnt” you’re probably from Britain or one of just a couple parts of the U.S. (notably the Boston area). In fact, the “ant” pronunciation is the older one, but it shifted to “ahnt” in England after the colonies were settled.