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please explain...metaphors compare two things...example "gathering clouds" and "raging storms" ...am I comparing these to obama's oath...i need to know if i state this as imagery or a metaphor...please explain

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    Read definition 2a. Metaphors are one of many different figurative or literary devices that are used to create imagery. Others are similes, symbols, motifs, etc. Scroll down to the Literary Dictionary entry for specific information.

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