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Hyperbole

Exaggeration

2

Juxtaposition

Two contrasting things being placed close together

3

Simile

The comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, e.g as brave as a lion

4

Metaphor

Describing something through calling it something else, for example, the man was a monolith towering over them

5

Allegory

A story or poem with a hidden meaning

6

Irony

A situation where something was meant to have a particular result had the opposite or a very different result