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Analogy
A comparison between one thing and another, typically for the purpose of explanation or clarification.
Antithesis
Contrast; direct opposite of
Caricature
Exaggerated portrait
Hyperbole
an exaggerated statement, often used as a figure of speech
Image
Anything that appeals to the senses, especially the eye and ear.
Juxtaposition
The placing of one thing next to another.
Inversion
Normal order of words is changed around.
Irony
Saying one thing an meaning something else.
Metaphor
Poetic device of calling one thing another thing
Neologism
A newly coined word, phrase, or expression
Oxymoron
Contradictory terms
Paradox
Logic problem incapable of resolution