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Siren Song

…implied comparison is made between the objects that are different. The entire poem is an extended metaphor for a supernatural theme that attracted sailors to their death. The second metaphor

From Endymion

…for ever” beauty is a metaphor of joy and happiness. “Wreathing a flowery band” is a metaphor for life. Analysis of Poetic Devices Used in “Endymion” Poetic and literary devices…

Much Madness is Divinest Sense

…Personification: Personification is to give human qualities to inanimate objects. For example, “To a discerning Eye.” As if eyes are humans, and they can understand or discern what’s happening. Metaphor:…

Sympathy

…the African-American community. Using the metaphor of a bird, Dunbar highlights the importance of freedom. He also describes captivity through the plea and struggle of a caged bird. “Sympathy” As…

A Penny for Your Thoughts

…used as a metaphorical statement in the sentence. Example #5: “Words are nothing but merely a penny for your thoughts.” The phrase has turned this sentence into a metaphor which…

Huswifery

…the imperfections of his soul with His grace. Using the spinning wheel as an extended metaphor, the speaker shows how God can take each part of our life and can…

Animal Farm

…in an effective way. Metaphor: Animal Farm shows good use of various metaphors such as the entire novel is a metaphor of the Russian for that matter of the Cuban…

The Haunted Palace

…highest rank of the lost king. As the plot deepens, the palace, with all its riches and beauties, is the metaphor of the human head. The person seems floating about…