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Unformatted text preview: -indirect analogy-makes a comparison, but does not describe directly state it. (P.355)-hyperbole-an exaggeration (I studied forever )-personification-human characteristics to non human things-anthropomorphism-giving God human characteristics (face of God)-zoomorphism-non human images are used to describe God (he covers you with his feathers *Figures of speech involving substitution-effects and causes-people ask for the effect instead of the result-representation- one item is used to represent a while idea (feet represent the whole body) *Miscellaneous figures of speech-apostrophe-speak to some one who it not there or who can not speak (mountains or the sea)-irony- writer says the exact opposite of what he really means *Word Plays- one word has more than one meaning and both can be used in the same sentence....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course BI 202 taught by Professor Unknown during the Fall '05 term at Corban University.
- Fall '05