“Clever, passionate, and erudite.”
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“It is, dare we say, fiendishly clever.” - Chicago Tribune
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Collectible Figures Rhetorical togs, mugs, hats, and other figurative junk!
Figaro rips the innards out of things people say and reveals the rhetorical tricks and pratfalls. For terms and definitions, click here. (What are figures of speech?)Ask Figaro a question!
How do tropes work, exactly? This short tropical tale from our new site, Word Hero, illustrates.
A sweet pair of gams sashayed into my office. Legs, I mean. The kind that go on forever.
“Mr. Heinrichs, I presume?” she said, leveling her baby blues at me….
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