497 search results for "metaphor"

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…

A Modest Proposal

…examples show the use of logos that is to use evidence to support one’s argument to make it convincing. Metaphor: “A Modest Proposal” shows good use of various metaphors in…

Prose

…language by creating a metaphor comparing the sun to a drop of liquid, as well as through personifying dusk and darkness as they “crept.” This enhances the novel’s setting, tone,…

Jane Eyre

…fit only for academic purposes but simultaneously does not make the reading of the novel hard for its readers. The use of common features such as metaphors and similes and…

The Little Prince

…images of color, sound, and feelings. Metaphor: The Little Prince shows good use of various metaphors as given in the below examples, His flower had told him that she was…

Carrion Comfort

…trod.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made between the objects and persons of different in nature. For example, in “Not, I’ll not,…

Across the Board

…social fabric.” Here the phrase has been transformed into a compound word using hyphens. This means equal or similar treatment. It is also a metaphor. Example #3: “His across the…

Personification

…Personification is a common form of metaphor in that human characteristics are attributed to nonhuman things. This allows writers to create life and motion within inanimate objects, animals, and even…

Sensory Language

…racial segregation and social discrimination prevalent in American society against black people. Using the metaphor of free birds, she has put forth the ideas of freedom, liberty, and justice. As…

Phenomenal Woman

…the literary devices used in this poem is given below. Metaphor: There are two metaphors in the poem. First is used in the second stanza where it is stated, “Then…