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Those Winter Sundays

…such as the sound of /wh/ in “What did I know, what did I know”. Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made between…

Daddy

…“Daddy” Literary devices are tools that the writers use to compare and explain the deeper significance of the poem. Sylvia Plath has also used similes, metaphors, images and sound devices…

The Passionate Shepherd to His Love

…and “A belt of straw and Ivy buds.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech when comparing between different objects. For example, in the eighth line, “Melodious birds sing Madrigals”…

Famous

metaphors to explain her idea of fame. Unlike a river that is famous for the fish, a loud voice is famous for silence, the boot is famous for the earth,…

The Second Coming

…this poem has been stated below. Metaphor: There are several metaphors used in this poem such as, “the Falcon” and “the falconer,” which stands for the world and the controlling…

A Lick and a Promise

…used in the metaphorical sense of cleaning. Example #2: “Like a lick and a promise, he starts studying very early but does not remember anything.” Here the phrase has been…

The Highwayman

…poem. Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made between the objects that are different. For example, “The wind was a torrent of darkness…