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Beowulf

…has used negative “no good.” 12. Metaphor: Beowulf shows good use of various metaphors such as; I have heard, who was Onela’s queen, a balm in bed to the battle-scarred…

Woman to Child

…their five senses. For example, “You who were darkness warmed my flesh”, “I am the earth, I am the root” and “There moved the multitudinous stars.” Metaphor: It is a…

A Separate Peace

…and not very short sentences with simple and direct diction. In terms of literary devices, he turns to personifications, alliterations as well as metaphors. Analysis of the Literary Devices in…

On The Life of Man

…five senses. For example, “Our mothers wombes the tyring houses be”, “Heaven the Judicious sharpe spector is” and “Our graves that hide us from the searching Sun.” Metaphor: It is…

The Catcher in The Rye

…old James Castle laying right on the stone steps and all. (Chapter-22). These three examples from the novel show the images of sound, color, and sight. Metaphor: The Catcher in…

The Black-Faced Sheep

…we read an old poem aloud, about Israel’s sheep” and “and we die as the animals die.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is…

The Kite Runner

…nature. Metaphor: The Kite Runner shows good use of various metaphors such as, i. My father was a force of nature, a towering Pashtun specimen with a thick beard, a…

The Return of the Native

…valley they stood still and looked round. (Book-2, Unit-3) These examples show the use of different images such as images of light, sound, color, and movements. Metaphor: The Return of…