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Figures of speech observed in the following Poems

Alliteration – Allusion – Simile – Metaphor – Personification – Oxymoron – Onomatopoeia – Anaphora – Ellipsis - Rhyme Scheme - Rhyming Words – Repetition – Apostrophe

1. 

Identify the figure of speech in the following sentence.
She accepted it as the kind cruelty of the surgeon's knife.

Answer : C. Oxymoron

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2. 

Identify the figure of speech in the following sentence.
She accepted it as the kind cruelty of the surgeon's knife.

Answer : C. Oxymoron

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3. 

Harmonic cacophony to oblivious ears
Identify the figure of speech used in the given line

Answer : B. oxymoron

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4. 

Identify the figure of speech used in the following poetic line.
In the world's broad field of battle

Answer : C. Metaphor

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5. 

"The reddest flower would look as pale as snow for, all day, we drag our burden tiring".
Mention the figure of speech employed in the above lines.

Answer : B. Simile

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"Now drops that floated on the pool Like pearls, and now a silver blade".
What figure of speech can you find in the underlined part of the above lines?

Answer : C. Metaphor

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