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"O Captain! my Captain!," a line addressing the assassinated President Lincoln, is an example of _____. apostrophe? metonymy? metaphor? simile?
"O Captain! my Captain!," a line addressing the assassinated President Lincoln, is an example of APOSTROPHE.
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User: "O Captain! my Captain!," a line addressing the assassinated President Lincoln, is an example of _____. apostrophe? metonymy? metaphor? simile?

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"O Captain! my Captain!," a line addressing the assassinated President Lincoln, is an example of APOSTROPHE.
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