i’m sorry,..i love puns.

rhetoric// a speaker persuading an audience through the use of figures of speech or tropes
pun// play on words, exploits the multiple meanings or spellings of a word
hyperbole// exaggeration to bring emphasis to a given quality or element
irony// expressing the opposite of what is expected
antithesis// juxtaposing opposing ideas to intensify their contrasting qualities
personification// giving humanistic characteristics to nonhuman subjects
metonomy// the use of a simplified term to represent a more complex thing
metaphor// 2 very different ideas are compared to one another through a shared attribute
synecdoche// a piece of information used to represent the whole or vice versa
parody// using humor, irony, or satire to create an imitation of something

examples for each type of figure of speech//

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