The correct answer is C. Figurative language.
Figurative language is a literary device in which you use words with non-literal meaning in order to achieve a literary effect on the audience. There are several types of figurative language such as metaphor, personification, similes or hyperbole.
In this case, the author uses sweetness and light non-literally in order to express that before Mistress Hutchinson had arrived, he was happy and joyful. Mistress Hutchinson's arrival does not mean literally chaos, but it means that it brought changes to the narrator's life and he does not like it. Mistress Hutchinson becomes the personification of chaos for the narrator.
The correct answer would be sharing ones inner thoughts because this is the thought of Governor Winthrop.
B.) The Answer
• Note the author’s sharing of the inner thoughts of the women of Cambridge, who were “enchanted” and “preferred” Anne Hutchinson’s analysis. This sharing of the inner thoughts of characters is another literary element, or narrative technique, used in fiction.
Brian is considering a job offer. Incentives for taking the job may include _____.
In The Necklace, which character stated, "You never go out, and this is such a fine opportunity." a)Madame Loisel b)Madame Forestier c)Monsieur Loisel
c) Monsieur Loisel
In "The Necklace," Matilde's husband claims that it was difficult for him to get the invitation to the ball because they do not give away too many invitations to clerks. Besides, he believed she would be happy to see the entire official society there. However, Madame Loisel throws the invitation away, claiming that she has nothing to wear. Thus, instead of being grateful, she forces her husband to buy her a new dress, which shows that she is only interested in material things.
In "The Little Smoke Thief," the meat seller tells René he must pay for the smoke he used to flavor his bread. What does this most likely tell the reader about the meat seller? A. He is greedy. B. He is lazy. C. He is honest. D. He is thoughtful.
Literal language is usually found in all of the following except A. fiction. B. news articles. C. poetry. D. biographies.
The correct answer is C. Poetry
The term "literal language" refers to the type of language that follows the denotation of words or their dictionary meaning which means when you use the literal language you mean exactly what you said because you are using the meaning of words. On the opposite, in the case of "figurative language" words are used to convey a different meaning than their dictionary meaning, because of this figurative language prevails in the case of figures of speech that are widely used in poetry and similar to create complex meanings.
This implies, while literal language can be found biographies, news and articles because in this the information is completely transparent and the words are linked to their literal or dictionary meaning, in the case of poetry literal language is not commonly found but figurative language as poets use different figures of speech in which words have a different meaning to their conventional meaning.