498 search results for "metaphor"

Ulysses

…is to give human qualities to an inanimate object. For example, “For always roaming with a hungry heart”. Here, the heart is personified as if it can experience hunger. Metaphor:…

Sonnet 130

…white, why then her breasts are dun; If hairs be wires, black wires grow on her head. I have seen roses damasked, red and white.” Metaphor: It is used to…

On the Pulse of Morning

…devices such as similes, personifications, and metaphors are very important elements of a literary text. They bring richness to the text and help the readers understand the hidden meanings. Maya…

Back to the Drawing Board

…is an acrostic poem written for a person named ‘Bob Moises’ as birthday wishes. The poet encourages Bob to restart the system. Here’s the system is a metaphor for physical,…

The Gift

…“where I bend over my wife’s right hand” and “And I did not lift up my wound and cry.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an implied…

Nikki-Rosa

…“and your sister have happy birthdays and very good Christmases,” and “it isn’t your father’s drinking that makes any difference.” Metaphor: It is a figure of speech in which an…

The Call of the Wild

…uses metaphors, similes, and irony at various places. Analysis of the Literary Devices in The Call of the Wild Action: The main action of the novel comprises the whole life…