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Twelfth Night

metaphors among various others used in the play. In the first metaphor, Orsino compares her heart to a frame, in the second Maria compares Malvolio to a horse, and in…

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…

A Vicious Circle

…used as a metaphor for insanity. Example #2 Vicious Circle by Ronnie Jeffrey Dye “That wakes the beast from down inside To avenge my broken pride It lashes out with…

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

…magic spell. In the second example, the moon reflects the romance and hurdles in romance. Metaphor: There are many examples of metaphor in this play. For example, i. Your eyes…

Zig Zag

…‘zig zag’ as a metaphor for life, stating that life never runs on a smooth path. It always confronts us with difficult challenges. The zigzag road of our life makes…

Dark Horse

…leaves behind things to understand the world. The phrase is an extended metaphor of the beloved, who may prove otherwise, instead of a loyal one. Example #2 A Dark Horse…

Winter Morning

…piece. This interesting metaphorical poem describes the surroundings during the weather using a metaphor of a snowman. The popularity of the poem not only lies in its simplicity but also…

The Importance of Being Earnest

…dialogues suit the character and give unique identities to their specific nature. For literary devices, Wilde turns to metaphors, wit, puns, and satire. Analysis of the Literary Devices in The…