What figure of speech is used in the following line of poetry from Auden’s “Musee des Beaux Arts”?
In Brueghel’s Icarus, for instance: how everything turns away…
would it be C.?
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga.
Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus.
Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
it's an allusion. an allusion is a reference to something else. in this case, it's a reference to icarus
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“She stood at the stage door; she wanted to act, she said. Men laughed in her face. The manager—a fat, loose-lipped man—guffawed. He bellowed something about poodles dancing and women acting—no woman, he said, could possibly be an actress.”—What comparison was Virginia Woolf making here, based on the time period in which she lived?
A. Women during Shakespeare’s time period had similar limitations placed on them as women in the Victorian time period.
C. Women have been ridiculed in every time period.
D. She was showing how men treated women terribly from one era to the next.