HOW MANY FIGURE OS SPEECH ARE THERE????????

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A figure of speech is a rhetorical device that achieves a special effect by using words in distinctive ways.
A few examples are: 
  1. Alliteration-- The repetition of an initial consonant sound.
2. Antithesis
The juxtaposition of contrasting ideas in balanced phrases.
3. Apostrophe
Breaking off discourse to address some absent person or thing, some abstract quality, an inanimate object, or a non-existent character.
4.Euphemism
The substitution of an inoffensive term for one considered offensively explicit.
5. Hyperbole
An extravagant statement; the use of exaggerated terms for the purpose of emphasis or heightened effect.
6. Irony
The use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning. A statement or situation where the meaning is contradicted by the appearance or presentation of the idea.
7. Metaphor
An implied comparison between two unlike things that actually have something important in common.
8. Onomatopoeia
The use of words that imitate the sounds associated with the objects or actions they refer to.
9. Oxymoron
A figure of speech in which incongruous or contradictory terms appear side by side.
10. Paradox
A statement that appears to contradict itself.
11. Personification
A figure of speech in which an inanimate object or abstraction is endowed with human qualities or abilities.
12. Pun
A play on words, sometimes on different senses of the same word and sometimes on the similar sense or sound of different words.
13. Simile
A stated comparison (usually formed with "like" or "as") between two fundamentally dissimilar things that have certain qualities in common.
14. Synecdoche
A figure of speech in which a part is used to represent the whole (for example, ABCs for alphabet) or the whole for a part ("England won the World Cup in 1966").
 

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there are 8 figures of speech.
they are-
i)noun
ii)pronoun
iii)adjective
iv)verb
v)adverb
vi)preposition
vii)conjuction
viii)interjuction
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