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Which literary device have this verses… I need help!

It is extended metaphor where a little house represent the world.

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Is this an example of anadiplosis or anaphora?

It is none of these. It is actually epanalepsis that means to repeat the initial part of the clause or sentence at the end of it. See that "I am not what I am" repeats "I am" at the end.

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what type of sound device is this. please answer

This is alliteration of /t/ sounds as it comes in quick succession.

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what type of sound device is this.

There are two consonances of /d/ and /l/ sounds.

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Figure of speech

Both are metaphors.

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Is it a metaphor?

Yes, it is a metaphor as the eyes are being compared to mouths having "hellos" in them.

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Citing a Defintion from this Site

Check citation in your extreme right corner in the ribbon.

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Chiasmus Or antimetabole?

It is the same. As the word order is reversed, it is chaismus.

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Typo in the description about the term “literary technique”

Thanks. It will be done.

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What figure of speech is used

It is a metaphor. If you associate it with the previous and other lines, it shows that the poet has compared anger with a plant.

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A Fool and His Money are Soon Parted

“A fool and his money are soon parted” means that a fool cannot keep his money safe. He will be on the spending spree as soon as he gets anything. In other words, a stupid person always wastes his...

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A Different Kettle of Fish

“A different kettle of fish” means a situation that has changed after a few days or a thing that has experienced a change after a few days or after some time and now it stands differently. It can also...

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A Diamond is Forever

“A diamond is forever” means the strength and resilience of a diamond. In other words, it means that a diamond lasts forever on account of its strength and resilience. However, now it is used for marriages...

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A Diamond in the Rough

“A diamond in the rough” means that diamonds are often found in the rough, or that a genuine diamond is not always in the same crystal shape. Therefore, it is said about the persons who are genuinely...

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A Change is as Good as a Rest

“A change is as good as a rest” means that change in your work is also as beneficial and good as taking some rest. It also proves restorative and rejuvenating. The origin “a change is as good as...

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A Cat May Look at a King

“A cat may look at a king” means that even a person of lowly class has his rights. It means that a person even if of an inferior status has certain minimum rights which later become the foundation...

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A Bun in the Oven

“A bun in the oven” means to expect a baby or become pregnant. It is a euphemism of becoming pregnant as literally an oven means a source of providing warmth. The origin of “a bun in the oven”...

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A Bird in the Hand

“A bird in the hand” means that even if a person has a small quantity of thing, it is better than the promised one having a large quantity. It also means to have something little than the promise of...

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A Bed Penny Always Turn Up

“A bad penny always turns up” is often spoken about bad people who appear when they are unwelcomed. It is used in a deprecating manner for a person or thing that turns up at an inopportune time, or...

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A Bed of Roses

“A bed of roses” means an easy and comfortable situation in which a person likes to live. In modern language, it is a metaphor for one’s “comfort zone” from which he does not want get out. The...

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