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This question is based on General Literary Principles.

'Whether the nymph shall break Diana's law, Or some frail China jar receive a flaw; Or stain her honour, or her new brocade;.

The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope

The figure of speech used here is

Options

A)
pathetic fallacy
B)
similitude
C)
repetition
D)
zeugma

The correct answer is D.


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