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Ballad of Birmingham

…But that smile was the last smile To come upon her face.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made between the objects different…

A Sight for Sore Eyes

…of himself when he sees Francine. The phrase has been used as a metaphor for Francine. Teddy’s personality is altered in the presence of Francine. To him, Francine is a…

Sailing to Byzantium

…in God’s holy fire” and “Soul clap its hands and sing, and louder sing.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech used for an implied comparison between different objects. There…

Ulysses

…is to give human qualities to an inanimate object. For example, “For always roaming with a hungry heart”. Here, the heart is personified as if it can experience hunger. Metaphor:…

Sonnet 130

…white, why then her breasts are dun; If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. I have seen roses damasked, red and white.” Metaphor: It is used to…

On the Pulse of Morning

…devices such as similes, personifications, and metaphors are very important elements of a literary text. They bring richness to the text and help the readers understand the hidden meanings. Maya…

Back to the Drawing Board

…is an acrostic poem written for a person named ‘Bob Moises’ as birthday wishes. The poet encourages Bob to restart the system. Here’s the system is a metaphor for physical,…

A Farewell to Arms

…and I saw the sun coming into the window and got out of bed. (Book-I, Chapter-4) In the first example, smoke is used for cafes and battery for sounds. Metaphor:…