Literary Devices for Before We Were Free

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simile
a comparison that uses "like" or "as"
metaphor
a comparison that does not use "like" or "as"
hyperbole
extreme exaggeration
personification
giving human qualities to something that is not human
imagery
descriptions that appeal to the five senses
foreshadowing
hints about what will happen later
symbol
an object that represents an idea