The Crucible Act II Figurative Language

simile “She raises up her chin like the daughter of a prince.”
hyperbole “The farm is a continent when you go foot by foot.” (This is also a metaphor.)
personification “An everlasting funeral marches around your heart.”
alliteration “What weighty work we do.”
allusion “The crowd will part like the sea for Israel.” (This is also a simile.)
irony John Proctor forgets the commandment, “Thou shall not commit adultery.”
simile “I will fall like an ocean on the court!”
metaphor “Theology is a fortress.”

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