Sentence Examples


  • He is called by Hermogenes 6 xpLetvos Anµoa8 vns, a metaphor taken from barley compared with wheat, or beer compared with wine, - a Demosthenes whose strength is rougher, without flavour or sparkle.
  • But the effect of the adoption of these conclusions has been rather to substitute a new metaphor for that of Bonnet than to abolish the conception expressed by it.
  • Metaphors borrowed from computing were used to understand life forms.
  • Capulet also notices Juliet's tears but uses an extended metaphor.
  • Certainly, to mix metaphors, a spell has been broken.

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