195 search results for "personification"

Trope

…the meanings and understanding of trope, it has been classified into several types. Some of its types include, irony, hyperbole, metaphor, allegory, litotes, pun, personification, simile, metonymy, and synecdoche. Here…

The Fault, Dear Brutus

…“Fault” and “Stars” are parts of figurative speech. Metaphor: “Stars” are presented as active objects affecting our lives. Personification: “Stars” have been personified as something affecting lives of human beings….

Brevity is the Soul of Wit

…Relation to Unconscious, Sigmund Freud aptly personifies Polonius as “the old chatterbox,” who is always least “brief” and least “witty.” Literary Devices Personification: “Wit” is personified as having a “soul.”…

Connotation

…like metaphor, simile, symbolism, and personification. Had writers contented themselves with only the literal meanings, there would have been no way to compare abstract ideas to concrete concepts, in order…

The Road Not Taken

…far as the passing there.” Personification: Robert Frost has personified road in the third line of the second stanza. Here, it is stated “Because it was grassy and wanted wear”…

Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening

…last line with repetition, “and miles to go before I sleep.” Here, miles represent life’s journey, while sleep represents death. Personification: Robert Frost has personified the thinking of the horse…

Gulliver’s Travels

…Narrator: Gulliver’s Travels is narrated from the first person point of view, who happens to be Gulliver. Personification: The book shows examples of personifications such as, i. The Emperor, and…

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