Terms in this set (10)
conceited; having excessive self-love or admiration
To pretend to be sick in order to avoid something
(adj.) so small as to be almost immeasurable; minute
very attentive to and concerned about accuracy and detail
A comparison of two different things that are similar in some way
are a more agreeable or less offensive substitute for a generally
unpleasant word or concept.
The telling of a story or an account of an event or series of events.
The multiple meanings, either intentional or unintentional, of a word, phrase, sentence, or passage. (ex. Stop trying to push the envelope. Is someone trying to push the boundaries in a current situation or literally push an envelope across a desk?
I saw someone on the hill with a telescope.
Did you use a telescope to see someone on the hill or did you see someone on the hill holding a telescope?
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