498 search results for "metaphor"

Your Name is Mud

…present a metaphorical presentation of the phrase. Example #2 My Name Is Mud by Primus “My name is Mud Not to be confused with Bill or Jack or Pete or…

Cool Britannia

…Therefore, the phrase could be termed a fair use of a metaphor. Example #2 Americanizing Britain: The Rise of Modernism in the Age of the Entertainment By Genevieve Abravanel Telegraph,…

Cool Britannia

…the phrase could be termed a fair use of a metaphor. Example #2 Americanizing Britain: The Rise of Modernism in the Age of the Entertainment By Genevieve Abravanel Telegraph, as…

Count Your Chickens

…objection or issue in counting the eggs before they hatch into chickens. In other words, this highly metaphorical extension of the phrase seems to allow the readers to let their…

Crackpot

…external. The phrase shows its metaphorical representation through this poem. Example #2 Crackpot History and the Right to Lie by Adam Ant “People come people go, how long I’ll stay…

Crime Doesn’t Pay

…phrase in the second last line to stress upon finding some other way to get money. Therefore, it seems to be an extended metaphor with a touch of irony and…

Two Heads are Better than One

…object around her loses its attraction. The phrase is used as a metaphor for completeness in the last sentence. The lonely speaker feels different when another person enters her life….

Daylight Robbery

…that seems to him a daylight robbery. The metaphorical representation of cheating with good use of irony. Example #2 Daylight Robbery by Heap Imogen Don’t mind me, just cruising by…

The Pearl

…touch as well as sight. Metaphor: The Pearl shows good use of various metaphors. For example, i. The dawn came quickly now, a wash, a glow, a lightness, and then…

The Scarlet Letter

…color as well as sight, while the second, too, demonstrates the presence of these images. Metaphor: The novel shows good use of various metaphors. For example, i. Hester’s first motion…