In this lesson we will review what hyperbole is and look at examples of hyperbole
in the play 'Romeo and Juliet'. We will also discuss why...
Juliet says, "My bounty is as boundless as the sea." Which is an exaggeration or
overstatement which makes it a hyperbole. This line is from act 2, scene 2, line ...
The excerpt goes so far as to imply the birth of Romeo and Juliet as, ... The
oxymoronic juxtapositions of concepts here is the best example of hyperbole in ...
Example: Juliet uses the sea as a simile to help Romeo understand how much ...
hyperbole: a figure of speech in which the truth is exaggerated for emphasis or ...
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Example: Romeo, Juliet, Friar Lawrence, Tybalt, Mercutio, and all of the other
people .... Hyperbole:a figure of speech which uses exaggeration to provide
William Shakespeare used many literary tools. There were many alliteration
examples in Romeo and Juliet, one of his most famous plays.
Mar 4, 2014 ... I have to write a diary entry in the perspective of Romeo about Juliet. ... these
criteria, you should find that they are all examples of hyperbole.
Understatement is the opposite of hyperbole, which is deliberate ... 4. Mercutio in
Romeo and Juliet describes his death wound as "a scratch, a scratch." ...
Definition, Usage and a list of Trope Examples in literature. ... of the literal
meanings of an idea, such as in the opening lines of Romeo & Juliet: ...
Feb 14, 2012 ... Yes, that is an example of hyperbole: exaggeration to provide effect. ... Romeo
shows the way in Act II, scene ii of Romeo and Juliet. Example: ...