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  • Definition- a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.
  • Ian Brimeyer, partnered with Cora Gregory
  • Eagle Vision
  • Ex. Metaphor
  • Definition- a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid
  • Strong as a monster
  • Ex. Simile
  • Definition- the occurrence of the same letter or sound at the beginning of adjacent or closely connected words.
  • Peter Piper picked a pack of pickled peppers
  • Ex. Alliteration
  • Definition- a group of words established by usage as having a meaning not deducible from those of the individual words
  • He kicked the buket last night
  • Ex. Idiom
  • Lightning danced across the night sky
  • Definition- the attribution of a personal nature or human characteristics to something nonhuman, or the representation of an abstract quality in human form.
  • Ex. Personification
  • Definition- the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing.
  • I opt for this can of beans Vs. I choose this can of beans Vs. I pick-out this can of beans.
  • Ex. Diction
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