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Read the passage and use it to answer the question that follows.
As we both fed our eyes wistfully at the used under-wear section, Vivian noticed a heap of women’s underwear, a mixture of braziers of various sizes and designs, panties, g-strings and tongs, underskirts, lingerie of different colours, all heaped and scattered on a big bedspread like a pile of rubbish. Some were quite ancient and threadbare, while a few appeared not to have suffered much oppression in the hands and private parts of their previous owners. It was apparent that the international businessman who imported such inglorious assortment had agent with prongs, long enough to dip deep into deepest and farthermost refuse bins and dumps of Europe to be able meet the demand back home.
“... all heaped and scattered on a big bedspread like a pile of rubbish” The figure of speech used in that quotation is

Options

A) metaphor

B) simile

C) hyperbole

D) pun


The correct answer is B.


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  • The correct answer is B
    Because the use of "as" or "like" in a sentence is "Simile"