Read the following excerpt from The Giver by Lois Lowry
I was pleased, though, when you were selected. It took them a long time. The failure of the previous selection was ten years ago, and my energy is starting to diminish. I need what strength I have remaining for your training.
In this quote from the novel, what literary terms are being demonstrated?
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A and D are the correct answers.
Thanks to Caroline and Lindsey in Mrs. Brooks' English 2 Honors class at John A. Holmes High School in Edenton, North Carolina for being such givers of this question. Gosh, that pun was bad even for me. You deserve better.
I am chagrined.