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Figurative Language - Paradox

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Figurative Language - Paradox

  1. 1. PARADOX <br />FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE <br />
  2. 2. A statement that appears on the surface to be contradictory or impossible, but is actually a truth. <br />An extended Oxymoron<br />An Oxymoron where the opposing words or ideas DO NOT appear side by side. <br />WHAT IS A PARADOX?<br />
  3. 3. Less is More <br />In marriage, two people become one yet remain two.<br />I am nobody<br />To bring peace we must war.<br />Someday you will be old enough to be young again.<br />The deceiver claimed, “All men are liars”<br />Cowards die many times before their deaths<br />PARADOX EXAMPLES<br />

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