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Response to MichMary (Reply #2)

Fri Sep 7, 2018, 09:04 AM

4. I believe that the reply-er was using hyperbole

Let's have a little poetic license here.

No shitting slavery is worse than a job without benefits.

Link to definition;
https://www.google.com/search?source=hp&ei=fXeSW7i-JI685gLDoajoDA&q=definition+of+hyperbole&oq=definition+of+hyperbole&gs_l=psy-ab.1.0.0i131j0l7.2473.9854..11695...0.0..0.165.2066.19j4......0....1..gws-wiz.4mZKPGSIs-4

Hyperbole: An exaggeration not to be taken literally.
Example: He jumped so high he could have touched the moon.

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