In this lesson, we will examine Herman Melville's use of figurative language in '' Moby-Dick,'' a novel about a whaling captain's obsession with.
''On his broad back, flaxen-haired Flask seemed a snow-flake.'' See what you understand about topics like figurative language when comparing Flask to a snowflake and an example of an oxymoron. Review the lesson entitled Figurative Language in Moby-Dick for more on these areas of.
Figurative Language. "His straight and single jet rising like a tall, misanthropic spear" "Here we go like three tin kettles at the tail of a mad cougar" "Sir Clifford's.