75 search results for "hyperbole"

Pride and Prejudice

…Bingley’s married or single life is also a type for foreshadowing. Hyperbole: Hyperbole or exaggeration occurs when Jane Austen opens the book; “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a…

The Old Man and The Sea‎

…never dared to. This foreshadows that he is going to do some unusual and different. Hyperbole: Hyperbole or exaggeration occurs when Manolin makes the old man feel that he is…

Animal Farm

…to make them prepare for the revolution. Hyperbole: Hyperbole or exaggeration occurs when Squealer is engaged in stating things and attributing them to Snowball. Old Major is also engaged in…

The Great Gatsby

…which clearly shows that he is going to rekindle his old love. Hyperbole: Hyperbole or exaggeration occurs in the novel on several occasions. For example, I’m p-paralysed with happiness.’ (Chapter-1)…

To Kill a Mockingbird

…protagonists of the scenes where they appear, Atticus Finch is the real hero who fights for Tom to end racial prejudice. Hyperbole: Hyperbole or exaggeration occurs when Harper Lee writes…

Lady Lazarus

…it moves over the next line. For example, “The second time I meant To last it out and not come back at all.” Hyperbole: Hyperbole is a device used to…

To His Coy Mistress

…line, “My vegetable love should grow” where he compares his love with slow growth of vegetables. Hyperbole: Hyperbole is a device used to exaggerate a statement for the sake of…

Exaggeration

…beloved the river Nile, and the tower of Pisa. He also says that her smile like that of the Mona Lisa. Hyperbole Hyperbole is an extreme, extravagant, and impossible exaggeration,…

A Noiseless Patient Spider

…of itself”. Hyperbole: Hyperbole is a device used to exaggerate a statement for the sake of emphasis. For example, “Surrounded, detached, in measureless oceans of space.” This verse is hyperbole