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Simile

is a simile and its purpose? From the above discussion of simile examples, we can infer the function of similes, both in everyday life and in literature. Using similes attracts…

Romeo and Juliet Similes

such as death. A few examples of similes from the play have been highlighted and discussed below: Similes in “Romeo and Juliet” Example #1 “Is love a tender thing? It…

Figurative Language

which include: Simile Metaphor Personification Onomatopoeia Oxymoron Hyperbole Allusion Idiom Imagery Symbolism Alliteration Assonance Consonance Metonymy Synecdoche Irony Sarcasm Litotes Pun Anaphora Tautology Understatement Short Examples of Figurative Language Similes…

Comparison

…stage to describe the world, and compares men and women living in the world with players (actors). Simile A simile is an open comparison between two things or objects to…

What are Literary Devices

…to our sense of hearing. 2. Simile and Metaphor: Both compare two distinct objects and draws similarity between them. The difference is that Simile uses “as” or “like” and Metaphor…

A Change is as Good as A Rest

…This proverb is also like a simile because a change is equated with “rest” in the proverb. Therefore, in this sentence, it seems a metaphor about the first pronoun and…

The New Colossus

…his ideas using these literary devices. Their appropriate use has made this poem meditative and thoughtful for the reader. Analysis of Literary Devices in “The New Colossus” Simile: Simile is…