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    :)what are the kinds of figure of speech?

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    There is metaphor and there is simile. That's two.

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    Re: english

    Quote Originally Posted by pamela
    :)what are the kinds of figure of speech?
    Hi Pamela,

    Have you looked at our glossary? http://www.usingenglish.com/glossary.html
    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.

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    Re: english

    Quote Originally Posted by Red5
    Quote Originally Posted by pamela
    :)what are the kinds of figure of speech?
    Hi Pamela,

    Have you looked at our glossary? http://www.usingenglish.com/glossary.html
    Thanks, Red! I went there and I found some more. Another is hyperbole AKA exaggeration. Then there is its opposite: understatement.

    Figure of Speech
    http://www.usingenglish.com/glossary...of-speech.html

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