75 search results for "hyperbole"

Mother of Pearl

…sight, coupled with hyperbole, has made this mother of pearl an enticing object exactly similar to a beautiful woman. In the final lines, he alleges that the value of this…

Meiosis

…William Shakespeare) it is a form of meiosis. Features of Meiosis It is intentional understatement. It is used to belittle a person or an event. It is opposite to hyperbole

Rhetoric

…you asked me to sing in front of my parents. – A hyperbole to persuade others not to use force to make you do something you don’t want to do….

Frankenstein

…prosperity or ruin. (Chapter-2) All of these sentences point to something ominous going to happen. Hyperbole: The novel shows the use of hyperboles at several places. For example, i. These…

Literary Devices and Terms

Literary Devices refers to the typical structures used by writers in their works to convey his or her messages in a simple manner to the readers. When employed properly, the…