figures of speech

figures of speech
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  • Figures of Speech — is a hip hop group consisting of MCs Eve and Jyant. They performed at the Good Life Cafe in the early 90s and were featured on the Project Blowed compilation. In 2007, Figures of Speech released their first album The Last Word exclusively on… …   Wikipedia

  • figures of speech — forms of expression in which words are used out of their literal sense to suggest a picture or image (simile, metaphor, personification, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Christian figures of speech — Wikipedia does not have an encyclopedia article for Christian figures of speech (search results). You may want to read Wiktionary s entry on Transwiki:Christian figures of speech instead …   Wikipedia

  • speech, figure of — ▪ rhetoric       any intentional deviation from literal statement or common usage that emphasizes, clarifies, or embellishes both written and spoken language. Forming an integral part of language, figures of speech are found in primitive oral… …   Universalium

  • Figures de rhétorique — Figure de style Cupidon est dans ce tableau l allégorie de la liaison entre Vénus et Mars. Une figure de style (du latin figura : « dessin d’un objet », par extension sa « forme ») est un procédé d expression qui s’écarte …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Figures de style — Figure de style Cupidon est dans ce tableau l allégorie de la liaison entre Vénus et Mars. Une figure de style (du latin figura : « dessin d’un objet », par extension sa « forme ») est un procédé d expression qui s’écarte …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Figures de styles — Figure de style Cupidon est dans ce tableau l allégorie de la liaison entre Vénus et Mars. Une figure de style (du latin figura : « dessin d’un objet », par extension sa « forme ») est un procédé d expression qui s’écarte …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Speech repetition — Children copy with their own mouths the words spoken by the mouths of those around them. This enables them to learn the pronunciation of words not already in their vocabulary. Speech repetition is the saying by one individual of the spoken… …   Wikipedia

  • Speech scroll — A speech scroll, also called a banderole in Western art history, is an illustrative device used to denote speech, song, or, in rarer cases, other types of sound. Developed independently on two continents, the device was in use by European… …   Wikipedia

  • figure of speech — figures of speech N COUNT A figure of speech is an expression or word that is used with a metaphorical rather than a literal meaning. Of course I m not. It was just a figure of speech …   English dictionary

  • Figure of speech — A figure of speech, sometimes termed a rhetoric, or locution, is a word or phrase that departs from straightforward, literal language. Figures of speech are often used and crafted for emphasis, freshness of expression, or clarity. However,… …   Wikipedia

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