what is the poetic device in the poem fire and ice?


Following are some of the literary devices used in the poem "Fire and Ice':

1. Metaphor : Here, fire refers to desire and ice refers to hatred.
2. Alliteration : ' some say' , 'favour fire' , 'world will'
3. Anaphora : Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice
4. Assonance : I hold with those who favour ( repetition of 'o' sound )

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