Repetition of an initial consonant sound.
“Lay, lady, lay, lay across my big brass bed.”
(Bob Dylan, “Lay, Lady, Lay”)
# “The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.”
(Henry David Thoreau, Walden)
“Guinness is good for you.”
Try your own alliteration __________________________________________________
There are many figures of speech. We’re going to go through the more common ones in the next days on this blog.