Unformatted text preview: the number of its employees by 6 percent. Tropes (p. 428) 1. Write a metaphor comparing an old car to something else (convey a meaning). 2. Write a simile comparing a person to an animal (convey a meaning). 3. Write a sentence which uses an analogy to compare a group or organization to something else. 4. Use a hyperbole to describe the unexpected difficulties of college. If you can, try writing an understatement to describe these same unexpected difficulties. Summary of Style in Chapter 13 (p. 439) On p. 439, in the “Respond” section, identify the types of figurative language used for question #3....
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