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What is imagery?
The use of language to evoke a picture or a person, thing, place, or experience
A reference (talk about) to something or someone from history, literature, religion, politics, sports, or science.
–That man hit on her like he was Chris Brown.
•A brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observation about life
–Lost time is never found again.
–Words are the best liars.
The repetition (repeated) of the same or similar consonant sounds in words that are close together.
Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers
A comparison made between two things to show how they are alike
: PALM : : FOOT : SOLE
: COW : : CUB : BEAR
A writer’s technique that presents deliberately two or more different, and sometimes conflicting, meanings in a work. Confusing or not clear