Exaggeration Satire

By: Emily Vicha

What is exaggeration satire?

To enlarge, increase, or represent something beyond normal bounds so that it becomes ridiculous and its faults can be seen.

Examples of exaggeration

"I'm so hungry I could eat a horse!" -You cannot actually eat a whole horse.

"The whole town could hear you laugh!" - The whole town couldn't hear your laugh.

"I feel as tall as a tree" - You cant actually be that tall.

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