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a figure of speech in which an apparent contradiction is made, and in which the two contrasting sides of the issue are represented in two opposing halves of the sentence e.g. Speech is silver; silence gold; It was the best of times, it was the worst of times; It was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness. (Dickens)
a work of literature in which the story and events are not factual but made up by the author....
(also called colloquial language) informal language that is appropriate for everyday, casual...
words or phrases before and after a difficult word or text that that help us understand it.