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'Fast fading violets covered up in leaves

And mid May's eldest child

The coming must-rose full of dewy wine

The murmurous haunt of files on summer eves'.

('Ode to a nightingale')

The poetic beauty of the last line owes to the use of

Options

A) smile

B) onomatopeia

C) metaphor

D) archaism

E) metonymy

The correct answer is C.


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