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jmansedg

  • one year ago

What kind of figurative language is used in this statement? "I was so embarrassed that I wanted to die." A. Analogy because it explains death with a comparison. B. Hyperbole because the speaker is exaggerating. C. Simile because it is making a direct comparison between two unlike things. D. Oxymoron because it is a contradictory expression.

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  1. ayeeeitskateee
    • one year ago
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    Analogy - a comparison between two things, typically on the basis of their structure and for the purpose of explanation or clarification. Hyperbole - exaggerated statements or claims not meant to be taken literally. Simile - Comparison using like or as Oxymoron - a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction

  2. jmansedg
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    b

  3. ayeeeitskateee
    • one year ago
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    Yep! :)

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