Irony in the Most Dangerous Game

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Verbal Irony
irony that uses words to actually mean the opposite.
Situational Irony
irony involving a situation in which actions have an effect that is opposite from what was intended, so that the outcome is contrary to what was expected.
Dramatic Irony
irony in which the audience is aware of something that the character isn't.
Verbal Irony
"We will have some capital hunting you and I"
Verbal Irony
"You've got a genuine new thrill..."
Verbal Irony
"I have electricity, we try to be civilized here."
Verbal Irony
"Tomorrow you'll feel like a new man, I've got one rather promising prospect."
What is Irony?
A contradiction between appearance and reality, expectation and outcome, or meaning and intention
Situational Irony
The Title - Most Dangerous Game
Situational Irony
"Who cares how the jaguar feels?"
Situational Irony
Safe from the enemy, the sea