Alliterative and Rhythmic Phrases

Alliterative and Rhythmic Phrases Index

The Medieval English verses are full of alliterations and alliterative and rhythmic phrases. The tradition of composing alliterative verses was, however, discontinued in the modern English period. Among the modern poets A.C. Swinburne was the greatest composer of alliterative lines.

The English language abounds in alliterative and rhythmic phrases. Few of the alliterative and rhythmic phrases have been compiled here for your reference. The following alliterative and rhythmic phrases have been selected from a Dictionary.

  1. Painful and persevering efforts

  2. Patience and perseverance

  3. Let us live in peace and friendship

  4. To lead a life of peace and pleasure

  5. Peace, plenty, pleasure

  6. Peaceful and prosperous years

  7. Penitential and painful life

  8. A period of peace and prosperity

  9. Persistence and perseverance

  10. Personal prejudice or preference

  11. To pervade and permeate everywhere

  12. Plain and simple faith

  13. With pleasure and profit

  14. Whom pleasure cannot please

  15. Practice makes perfect

  16. Pretentious presumption

  17. A matter of pride and prestige

  18. Private and personal affairs

  19. Privilege and pleasure

  20. Profound and fruitful influence

  21. A prolific and versatile writer

  22. Proper and becoming behaviour

  23. Prosperous and peaceful life

  24. Be puffed up with pride and power

  25. Pure and perfect integrity

Alliterative and Rhythmic Phrases Index