Flashcards - NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Meaning in Reading

Flashcards - NES Essential Academic Skills Reading: Meaning in Reading
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metaphor
A metaphor is a figure of speech that refers, for rhetorical effect, to one thing by mentioning another thing
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inference
Inferences are steps in reasoning, moving from premises to conclusions
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inference
Inferences are steps in reasoning, moving from premises to conclusions
metaphor
A metaphor is a figure of speech that refers, for rhetorical effect, to one thing by mentioning another thing
onomatopoeia
An onomatopoeia is a word that phonetically imitates, resembles or suggests the source of the sound that it describes
simile
A simile is a figure of speech that directly compares two things
Symbols
A symbol is a sign that represents, stands for or suggests another idea, visual image, belief, action or material entity

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