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Figure of Speech
An expression in which the words are used in a non-literal sense to present a figure, picture or image.
A reference to some person, place or event that has literary, historical or geographical significance.
An understatement conveyed by stating the opposite of what one means or by stating a fact in the negative.
Saying less than one means or saying what one means with less force than the occasion warrants.
A short tale that teaches a moral lesson in which the characters are usually (but not always) animals with human qualities and speech.
It is a three-line Japanese poem, usually about nature. The first line has five syllables, the second has seven syllables, and the third line has five syllables.
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