Hurt English- Literary phrases

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Can you name the Hurt English- Literary phrases?

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An extreme exaggeration
The presentation of something as being smaller or less good or important than it actually is
An interrupt in a sentence- A sentence within a sentence.
The dictionary definition of a word
a complex sentence in which the main clause comes last and is preceded by the subordinate clause
Visually descriptive language
A puzzle in which the answer is usually a pun
The words or phrases used within a particular field
A witty or cutting remark.
words, grammatical constructions, or concepts are repeated in reverse order. 'You remember what you want to forget, you forget what you want to remember.'
A joke exploiting the different possible meanings of a word or the fact that there are words that sound alike but have different meanings.
The understood meaning of a word
An exclamatory passage in a speech or poem addressing a person or thing that is usually not there
Giving human-like qualities to something that is not human
The art of effective or persuasive speaking or writing.
A type of understatement. 'She is not unfriendly.'
a placement of two words, descriptions, or concepts literally or figuratively next to each other
A humorously exaggerated imitation of someone's style
The use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity or vices
A word or phrase where the culturally understood meaning is different from the literal meaning

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