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Word of the day: feghoot -- a humorous short story or vignette ending in a pun (typically a play on a well-known phrase), where the story contains sufficient context to recognize the punning humor.
 
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Q: What is the literary technique being used in the phrase: 'for peace comes dropping slow'?

BadUsernameI'm not sure if it's anthropomorphism, pathetic fallacy, personification or a metaphor. What should I call it and how come? It comes from the poem: 'Lake Isle of Innis free' by W.B. Yeats. Here's the context: And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow, Dropping from the vei...


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