List the poetic devices used in the poem "Aunt Jennifer's Tigers " by Adrienne Rich along with examples.

SOME OF THE POETIC DEVICES USED:
Action words-"pace" "pranced"

Alliteration   -"Fingers fluttering" "Prancing proud"

Symbolism    - Heavy wedding band:Symbolises opression in an unhappy marriage
                         Tigers: Untamed free spirit.

Hyperbole     - The weight of husbands wedding ring.

Paradox         -  Here a trembling and ‘mastered’ woman creates free and confident                                creatures in her artistic endeavours. ‘Fluttering’ fingers produce                                    something that has ‘certainty’.
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Can you confirm whether there are personification in the poem as well?
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Lines 11-12

The tigers in the panel that she made
Will go on prancing, proud and unafraid. 

  • Now we've got a final switcheroo. This stanza began super-morbidly, as the speaker anticipated her aunt's death. We also learned about how, even in death, Aunt Jennifer will be experiencing bad times. But now, the speaker imagines what will happen to the tigers when her aunt dies. 
  • And, guess what? Those tigers keep on truckin'. They "prance, proud and unafraid," as ever. (Again, to say that a tiger, especially a needlework tiger, would prance, or feel proud, of be unafraid is an example of personification.) Aunt J may die one day with "terrified hands," but her tigers will be just the opposite of those hands. No, they won't be feet. What we mean is that they'll keep up their bravery, chivalry, and fearlessness. 
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Other devices present in the poem are 
Irony : 
Still ringed with ordeal she was mastered by
Oxymoron :
They do not fear the men beneath the tree ;
They pace in sleek chivalric certainty .

 
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yes indeed there is a personification the tiger idols have been personified till the end of the poem
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Simile,metaphor
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