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Unformatted text preview: b. In his rage my father would bang on the wall like a world-class boxer. 5. a. Among her new in laws the young wife was as nervous as a child on the first day of school. b. Among her new in laws the young wife was as nervous as agoraphobiac in an open field. 6. a. I paced the room as restless as a child on Christmas Eve. b. I paced the room as restless as an insomniac in bed. 7. a. Like a demolished building his smile suddenly collapsed. b. Like withering flower his smile suddenly collapsed. 8. a. It was the sycamore in the front yard, swaying like a graceful belly dancer. b. It was the sycamore in the front yard, swaying like a drunkard on his way home from the bar....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ENGL 283 taught by Professor Christiansen during the Winter '08 term at University of Washington.
- Winter '08