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. Sacred and sanctified place

  2. To be safe and secure

  3. Safety and security

  4. Say something simple

  5. Seductive and insinuating music

  6. Sense of relief and satisfaction

  7. Sense of something strange

  8. Sense of stability and security

  9. To be serious and sincere

  10. Serious, sincere, systematic service surely secures supreme success - Ruskin

  11. Service and a selfish beast

  12. Sharp and sudden answer

  13. Shatteringly startling

  14. Sheltered and secure life

  15. Shocking and dreadful sight

  16. The shortest and surest way

  17. A simple and self-evident statement

  18. Simple and sincere tribute

  19. Sincerity and straightforwardness

  20. Slow and sure

  21. Softly speak and sweetly smile

  22. Something of that sort

  23. Sorrows and sufferings

  24. The sound must seem an echo to the sense - Pope

  25. To stand all the stress and strain

  26. The still small voice of the slumbering soul - M V Seetaraman

  27. Straightforward statement of fact

  28. Strength and stamina

  29. The striving and suffering scholar's life

  30. A strong and sound society

  31. Sturdy and sullen sunshine

  32. Symbol of strength and stability

  33. Systematic and satisfying explanation

Alliterative and Rhythmic Phrases Index