Тег Архивы: English stylistic

What is Hyperbole?

Hyperbole: It is the stylistic device which also has the function of intensifying one certain property of the object described.  Deliberate overstatement or exaggeration of feature is essential for object. Example 42: The earth was made for Dombey and Son to trade in and the sun and the moon were …

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Short information about Euphemism


Euphemism Euphemism is a variety of a periphrasis. It is also based on the use of a descriptive expression instead of the word denoting the notion. But it has a special character. Euphemism is a word or phrase used to replace an unpleasant word or expression by a conventionally more …

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