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Analogies, Similes, Allegories, and Metaphors

These four literary devices are often mistaken for one another, and it can be easy to confuse any of these terms because they all generally draw comparisons to something. However, it's important to understand that though they are similar, each term has its own significance.

So what are the differences between analogies, similes, allegories, and metaphors?

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Gabriela T. answered • 21d

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