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sar12
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"Her face was a map of her life" is a(n) ___ .
a. simile
b. allusion
c. personification
d. metaphor
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
sar12 Group Title
"Her face was a map of her life" is a(n) ___ . a. simile b. allusion c. personification d. metaphor
 2 years ago
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malexander Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
You can first know how to answer this question by knowing what each of the answers mean. Do you know what a simile, allusion, personification and metaphor mean?
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes i think its either allusion or metaphor...
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what do u think?
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malexander Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I know what the answer is. Why do you think its either one of those two? Think closely about what each of those words mean. What must specifically be stated (or happen w/i the context of the phrase) must happen?
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I think its allusion because in metaphor, ur comparing two things... so i think its allusion am i right?
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malexander Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I believe it should be metaphor because there is no reference to places, events, books, or art... but that is just my opinion.
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so why not allusion?
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malexander Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
An allusion gives is when you reference places, events, books or art...so for example "I am no Prince Hamlet" is an allusion because you are comparing yourself to a literary work (aka book). Another example could be "Chocolate is my Achilles heal". Here you are comparing yourself to a character in a book.
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i understand now, so here when u are saying face is map of her life, u are comparing a map to her life.... ?
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malexander Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
basically, and that does not fall under the terms of which an allusion is defined.
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sar12 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok thank u so metaphor it is.. :)
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