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figurative language
FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE TERMS
term
1. literal language

2. figurative language

3. simile

4. metaphor

5. personification

6. idiom

7. pun

8. hyperbole

9. onomatopoeia

10. apostophe

11. paradox

12. oxymoron

definition in own words
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