388 search results for "metaphor"

A Diamond in the Rough

…This phrase is also used as a metaphor such as “You cannot judge him as he is a diamond in the rough.” Here the phrase has been used as a…

Animal Farm

…in an effective way. Metaphor: Animal Farm shows good use of various metaphors such as the entire novel is a metaphor of the Russian for that matter of the Cuban…

The Old Man and The Sea‎

…displays the use of the senses of hearing, smell, and touch. Metaphor: The Old Man and The Sea shows good use of various metaphors. For example, i. The Gulf Stream…

A Vicious Circle

…used as a metaphor for insanity. Example #2 Vicious Circle by Ronnie Jeffrey Dye “That wakes the beast from down inside To avenge my broken pride It lashes out with…

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

…magic spell. In the second example, the moon reflects the romance and hurdles in romance. Metaphor: There are many examples of metaphor in this play. For example, i. Your eyes…

Zig Zag

…‘zig zag’ as a metaphor for life, stating that life never runs on a smooth path. It always confronts us with difficult challenges. The zigzag road of our life makes…

Dark Horse

…leaves behind things to understand the world. The phrase is an extended metaphor of the beloved, who may prove otherwise, instead of a loyal one. Example #2 A Dark Horse…

Winter Morning

…piece. This interesting metaphorical poem describes the surroundings during the weather using a metaphor of a snowman. The popularity of the poem not only lies in its simplicity but also…