Question number : 1
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Identify the figure of speech “used in the following lines :
“And I thought of the albatross
And I wished he would come back, my snake”
(A) Allusion
(B) Simile
(C) Metaphor
(D) Repetition

Question number : 2
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What is the figure of speech employed in the given line?
“Dust thou art, to dust returnest was not spoken of the soul”
(A) Simile
(B) Metaphor
(C) Allusion
(D) Oxymoron

Question number : 3
Question number : 4
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The figure of speech used in the line. Dust thou art to dust returnest is
(A) allusion
(B) alliteration
(C) simile
(D) oxymoron

Question number : 5
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In “On the day of Sicilian July, with Etna smoking” The reference to Sicilian· July is an example of
(A) Anaphora
(B) Metaphor
(C) Ellipsis
(D) Allusion

Question number : 6
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“In the beginning was the word
And the word was God”
What is the allusion made here?
(A) Literary Allusion
(B) Geographical Allusion
(C) Biblical Allusion
(D) Linguistic Allusion

Question number : 7
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Find out the figure of speech used in this line from the options given below :
“He lifted his head from his drinking as cattle do”
(A) Alliteration
(B) Metaphor
(C) Simile
(D) Allusion

Question number : 8
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Find out the allusion applied here:
“Dust thou art, to dust returnest .. ”
(A) Hindu Mythology
(B) Rhyme of Ancient Mariner
(C) The Bible
(D) William Shakespeare

Question number : 9
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“On the day of Sicilian July, with Etna Smoking”.
What type of allusion is used here?
(A} Cultural allusion
(B) Biblical allusion
(C) Geographical allusion
(D) Political allusion

Explanation

Allusion –> Making a reference
On the day of Sicilian July –> a day from the month of July in Sicily
Sicily, the largest Mediterranean island in Italy.
Etna –> a volcanic mountain in Sicily.
Geographical reference is made. so, it is Geographical Allusion