Language Quiz / Hurt English- Literary phrases

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Can you name the Hurt English- Literary phrases?

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

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