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  • one year ago

Which figure of speech does Thoreau use to show how loud the bird was in the sentence: "The wingspanerels crow on the trees, clear and piercing for miles over the resounding earth! It would put nations on the alert."? Personification Metaphor Simile Hyperbole

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    @misssunshinexxoxo

  2. paki
    • one year ago
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    ur guess here?

  3. anonymous
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    @paki

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    B

  5. paki
    • one year ago
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    WAIT : you posted ur question in wrong section....

  6. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    You are correct

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    is this post to be in english

  8. paki
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    yeah...

  9. misssunshinexxoxo
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    This is a metaphor; yes this is a english question but ok this time

  10. anonymous
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    ok

  11. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Correct, B would be the answer because a metaphor is a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.

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