498 search results for "metaphor"

Mother and Child

…is used as a metaphor for a mother, and the dewdrop as a newborn child that comes into bosom of a mother. The mother expresses her happiness on the arrival…

The Big Wave

…and mountain in Japan. The sentences are very short that seems suitable for young readers. Diction is quite simple, formal, and direct. For literary devices, the author used similes, metaphors,…

The Fault, Dear Brutus

…in our fate, but we are independent to do certain things to change it. Literary Devices Imagery: “Fault” and “Stars” are parts of figurative speech. Metaphor: “Stars” are presented as…

Parable

…which means “comparison.” It is like a succinct narrative, or a universal truth that uses symbolism, simile, and metaphor, to demonstrate the moral lesson intended to be taught. Like analogy,…

Overstatement

…beauty by using light exaggeration. Here, the playwright uses metaphor to get this job done by comparing Juliet to a burning light that gives light to torches, and like a…

Catharsis

…to emotional rejuvenation of a person. Originally, the term was used as a metaphor in Poetics by Aristotle, to explain the impact of tragedy on the audiences. He believed that…

Amplification

…Incandescent … Light is metaphor. Thy word is a lamp unto my feet. Rage, rage against the dying of the light. Lead, Kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom, Lead Thou…

Frame Story

…mind. Think about another parallel story that could be its allegory or even extended metaphor. Join both of them but put the small story as the frame story in the…

Explication

…dead body from narrow road by pushing it into the canyon. The poet introduces the metaphor of the journey by comparing the road with life and journey. We also get…

Explicatory Essay

…profound and less sectarian than the others, has a quality which returns through the Elizabethan period to the early Italians. It is difficult to find any precise use of metaphor,…