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He was like a wingspan who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow." -George Eliot, Adam Bede, 1859 The quote above is an example of a(n)

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    I would explain that this is a mistyped quote, but openstudy.com desperately wants to change the paragraph I copied & pasted from Google into something else. So we'll go with simile. The short and easy way to remember these: simile = comparison using "like" metaphor = comparison using "is"

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