Question and answer
My teacher talked for an hour about the uselessness of long speeches.   A. Simile   B. Metaphor   C. Irony   D. Idiom
Question
Asked 5/3/2015 6:02:21 PM
Updated 2/9/2017 10:35:32 PM
1 Answer/Comment
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Edited by jeifunk [5/4/2015 1:27:52 AM], Confirmed by jeifunk [5/4/2015 1:27:53 AM]
s
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: My teacher talked for an hour about the uselessness of long speeches.   A. Simile   B. Metaphor   C. Irony   D. Idiom

Weegy: My teacher talked for an hour about the uselessness of long speeches. This is an Irony
selymi|Points 19620|

User: My dad always says, “Time is money”.   A. Pun   B. Metaphor   C. Idiom   D. Irony

Weegy: My dad always says, “Time is money”. This is a metaphor.
smithee|Points 10|

User: United we stand; divided we fall.   A. Antithesis   B. Pun   C. Idiom   D. Onomatopoeia

Question
Asked 5/3/2015 6:02:21 PM
Updated 2/9/2017 10:35:32 PM
1 Answer/Comment
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
Edited by jeifunk [5/4/2015 1:27:52 AM], Confirmed by jeifunk [5/4/2015 1:27:53 AM]
New answers
Rating
0
United we stand; divided we fall.
This is an example of antithesis.
Added 2/9/2017 10:35:32 PM
Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
The root word chloro- means: __________   A. Green   B. Plant   C. Water   D. Gas
Weegy: The root word chloro- means: Green. User: The root word to bio means Weegy: The root word to bio means Life. User: The root word Chron- means:   A. Year   B. Time   C. Day   D. Month Weegy: Chrono's literal meaning is 'a passage of time'. THis is the word from whihc chronological is derived as well (More)
Question
Updated 5/4/2015 12:59:39 AM
1 Answer/Comment
The root word Chron- means: TIME.
Added 5/4/2015 12:59:39 AM
This answer has been confirmed as correct and helpful.
The parking lot was so full, I felt like I had to park a million miles away from the mall.   A. Hyperbole   B. Malapropism   C. Imagery   D. Cliche
Weegy: The parking lot was so full, I felt like I had to park a million miles away from the mall. This is Hyperbole. (More)
Question
Updated 5/4/2015 5:39:15 AM
0 Answers/Comments
I’m excited about my vacation. The beach has been calling my name.   A. Irony   B. Personification   C. Onomatopoeia   D. Hyperbole
Weegy: I m excited about my vacation. The beach has been calling my name. This is an example of personification. User: William Shakespeare once said, “All the world is a stage, the men and women merely players”.   A. Irony   B. Personification   C. Metaphor   D. Cliche Weegy: William Shakespeare once said, 'All the world is a stage, the men and women merely players.' is a METAPHOR. (More)
Question
Updated 5/4/2015 1:17:08 AM
0 Answers/Comments
My parents are planning an active retirement.   A. Cliche   B. Onomatopoeia   C. Oxymoron   D. Metaphor
Weegy: My parents are planning an active retirement is an example of Oxymoron. User: When I wake up in the morning, I can hear the “tweet tweet” of bird outside my window.   A. Personification   B. Irony   C. Idiom   D. Onomatopoeia Weegy: When I wake up in the morning, I can hear the "tweet tweet" of bird outside my window. This is an Onomatopoeia. (More)
Question
Updated 5/4/2015 1:24:44 AM
0 Answers/Comments
Mary had a little lamb whose fleece was white as snow.   A. Idiom   B. Analogy   C. Metaphor   D. Simile
Weegy: Mary had a little lamb whose fleece was white as snow. This is a SIMILE. User: You are really barking up the wrong tree.   A. Cliche   B. Pun   C. Simile   D. Personification Weegy: You are really barking up the wrong tree. The type of figurative language: Cliche. (More)
Question
Updated 10/10/2015 1:04:42 AM
0 Answers/Comments
32,019,814
questions answered
GET
Answers.
GET THE APP.
weegy*
*
Get answers from Weegy and a team of really smart live experts.
Popular Conversations
Charts can either be embedded in a worksheet or placed in a separate ...
Weegy: Charts can either be embedded in a worksheet or placed in a separate chart sheet. User: A relative cell ...
8/11/2020 12:58:54 PM| 4 Answers
Which NIMS Management Characteristic helps to eliminate confusion ...
Weegy: The National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a standardized approach to incident management developed by ...
8/11/2020 1:55:28 PM| 3 Answers
The Eighteenth Amendment, "Prohibition," was reversed by the _______ ...
Weegy: The Eighteenth Amendment, "Prohibition," was reversed by the TWENTY-FIRST Amendment. User: Under Article ...
8/11/2020 7:47:46 PM| 3 Answers
Ethanol is a depressant
Weegy: Depressants are similar to the effects of alcohol. TRUE. User: There are about how many licensed drivers in ...
8/10/2020 5:44:15 PM| 2 Answers
S
L
P
L
P
Points 1072 [Total 7095] Ratings 1 Comments 1062 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
R
P
R
L
P
P
C
R
P
R
L
P
R
Points 962 [Total 13053] Ratings 1 Comments 672 Invitations 28 Online
S
L
Points 926 [Total 3923] Ratings 2 Comments 906 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
1
Points 855 [Total 3711] Ratings 3 Comments 825 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 585 [Total 2078] Ratings 3 Comments 555 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
1
Points 346 [Total 3657] Ratings 4 Comments 306 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 318 [Total 4702] Ratings 1 Comments 308 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
Points 207 [Total 358] Ratings 5 Comments 157 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
L
Points 181 [Total 5468] Ratings 4 Comments 141 Invitations 0 Offline
S
L
P
P
P
1
P
L
Points 109 [Total 7238] Ratings 3 Comments 79 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.