Arrangements of words and syntax, letters and sounds.

Schemes of form of thought

  • Parallelism
  • Antithesis
  • Climax
  • Alliosis
  • Hendiadys
  • Tricolon Crescens

Schemes of word order

  • Anastrophe
  • Antimetabole
  • Chiasmus
  • Golden Line
  • Interlocked word order

Schemes of syntax

  • Asyndeton
  • Polysyndeton
  • Polysyndeton
  • Ellipsis

Schemes of Surprise, or Solicism

  • Enallage
  • Anapodoton
  • Tmesis
  • Metaplasmus
    • Prosthesis
    • Epenthesis

Schemes of Repetition

  • Alliteration
  • Assonance
  • Anaphora
  • Epistrophe
  • Epanalepsis
  • Anadiplosis
  • Diacope
  • Symploce

Schemes of Rhythm

  • Caesura
  • Diaresis
  • Diastole
  • Enjambment
  • Ictus
  • Systole

Schemes of visual impact

  • Word Picture