Unformatted text preview: Synecdoche The use of the whole for the part or the part for the whole Paradox An apparent contradiction Pun A play on words. Usually involves using a word that has more than one meaning Hyperbole Extravagant exaggerations Litotes Affirmation by means of a double negative Anaphora Repetition of initial words and phrases...
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- Spring '08
- Metaphor, Figure of speech, Rhetorical techniques, Metonymy, unlike things