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    Dear teachers,

    Could you please explain which is correct?
    The use of simile in proverbs
    Use of simile in proverbs
    Application of simile in proverbs

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang

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    Dear Gillnetter,

    Thank you very much for your explanation.
    If "simile" suggets "the method or device of using similes" then only singular can be used. Is that right?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
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    Jiang
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