FREE IGNOU EEG-01 SOLVED ASSIGNMENT 2018-19 –
3 What are the literary devices used in the following sentences / extracts. Indicate why you
think the lines represent a particular literary device? 10
i Death be not proud, though some have called thee
Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not soe.
ii The Assyrian came down like a wolf on the fold.
iii The camel is the ship of the desert.
iv O Hamlet! Thou hast cleft my heart in twain.
v Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.