When we repeat a letter sound in two or more words or syllables that is called alliteration. The repeated sounds are usually the first sounds—like a tongue twister: “She sells seashells”. Alliteration is a common feature in poetry, songs/raps, and other kinds of writing, as well as in popular phrases, such as "pretty as a picture" and "dead as a doornail." Click on the to watch the showing snippets of popular songs containing alliteration. and use the or to circle or underline any alliteration you find in the lyrics. Then upload your own example of alliteration in a song that you like. when you are ready to upload to your journal.