Irony In "The Tell Tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe
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Examples of Verbal, Dramatic, and Situational Irony In The Tell Tale Heart.
Verbal Irony: Saying one thing but meaning another.
I loved the old man...I think it was his eye!... I made up my mind to take the life of the old man and thus rid myself of the eye forever.
Dramatic irony: Is when the reader has more knowledge than the character
I'm not crazy. I'm not crazy. I'm Not crazy
Whats that noise. Make it stop
Situational Irony: Actons that have an effect that are opposite from what is expected.
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