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The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

…or even a dog. Metaphor: There are various metaphors used in the poem. “Hollywood” stands for the entertainment Similarly, “the man” and “Washington” are metaphors of government during that period….

Love’s Philosophy

…sound in “See the mountains kiss high heaven.” Metaphor: The poet has used extended metaphors in the poem to establish the idea that love is spiritual. For example, “fountains mingle…

The Second Coming

…this poem has been stated below. Metaphor: There are several metaphors used in this poem such as, “the Falcon” and “the falconer,” which stands for the world and the controlling…

Sonnet 73

…death is human to have a self. Metaphor: Shakespeare has used metaphors at several places in the poem such as, “When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang”, “the…

Existentialism

…of Godot to come and direct them. However, Estragon suggests that they should not wait and move on. The writer uses the metaphor of “freezing,” implying human beings do not…

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat

…“O lovely Pussy! O Pussy, my love.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied comparison is made between the different objects. “Owl and Pussy cat” both…

God’s Grandeur

…repetition of consonant sounds in the same line such as the sound of /d/ in “World broods with warm breast and with ah! Bright wings”. Metaphor: It is a figure…

The Tyger

…repetition of vowel sounds in the same line such as the sound of/i/ in “Tyger Tyger, burning bright” and /ae/ sound in “Dare its deadly terrors clasp!” Metaphor: It is…

The Crucible Quotes

…truth can help his escape from the walls of the court. The girls were telling lies in court since day one. Here the “hot fire” is a metaphor of two…