What is an extended metaphor? A a metaphor that sustains the comparison for several lines, or for an entire poem B a commonly used metaphor that has become part of ordinary language C a metaphor that suggests the comparison rather than stating it directly D a metaphor that makes a comparison by using the words “like” or “as”

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An extended metaphor, also known as a conceit or sustained metaphor, is when an author exploits a singlemetaphor or analogy at length through multiple linked vehicles, tenors, and grounds throughout a poem or story , this should help you :)

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