Alliteration Worksheets

Alliteration Worksheets

What is Alliteration? It is a literary device that uses the repetition of the sounds, usually the beginning sounds, of words. Alliteration creates a mood and shows how an author wants to emphasize certain words and concepts.The following alliteration worksheets will provide a deeper answer to the question, "What is alliteration?"

Need to brush up on the topic?  What is Alliteration?

Below are free printable alliteration worksheets for practice in your classroom or at home. After a few of these alliteration worksheets, your students will no longer wonder, "What is alliteration". Simply click on the alliteration worksheet title to view the details or download an alliteration worksheet PDF.



Alliteration Adventure

This worksheet is all about alliteration. Students write a list of words for a specific letter, then write three sentences using the words on the list.

Alliteration and Tongue Twisters

These tongue twisters teach about alliteration. Students answer questions based on fun tougue twisters!

Alliteration Animals

Here’s a great beginning alliteration worksheet! Students write a sentence using the beginning sound of animal words like “bee” and “dog”

Alliteration Game

Have some fun with an alliteration game! It can be played individually or in groups.

Warm Up to Alliteration!

My sister grows gorgeos grapes! Alliterations are groups of words that are not only fun to say, but also fun to write. Here is a free worksheet for you to print out for students to complete. When they are done, see some silly sentences they created!

Adding Alliteration to Poetry

Let’s add some alliteration to poetry! Students fill in the blanks to finish the poems.

Alliteration in Literature and Rhetoric

Whether in lovely literature or rollicking rhetoric, alliterations are admirable!

Change the Lyrics: Alliteration in the Twelve Days of Christmas

Given is a list of items in the classic Christmas carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” Seven of the days have an alliteration in the phrase. Change the items for the alliteration, but use an alliteration of the same letter.

Figurative Language: What Is It?

This multiple choice worksheet asks your student to identify the type of figurative language used in the sentence or phrase.

Working with Figurative Language

In this worksheet your student will match up the figures of speech with the phrase or sentence.