Figuratively speaking

In this updated edition of his brief, engaging book, Robert J. Fogelin examines figures of speech that concern meaning - irony hyperbole, understatement, similes, metaphors, and others - to show how they work and to explain their attraction

Main Author: Fogelin, Robert J.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2011, 2011
Edition:Rev. ed
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:In this updated edition of his brief, engaging book, Robert J. Fogelin examines figures of speech that concern meaning - irony hyperbole, understatement, similes, metaphors, and others - to show how they work and to explain their attraction
Physical Description:1 online resource
ISBN:9780199895045