Examples Of Metaphors In The Road Not Taken

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Metaphors add more than flourish to your writing, they can show readers more than what the literal words convey. For example, when reading a poem a metaphor in the right place can show the reader how someone lives their life. As seen in the “Theories of Time and Space,” the author says directions she took to somewhere. However, in “I'm Nobody Who Are You,” the speaker is talking about how being a “nobody” is better than being “somebody”. Now, differing from both previous texts, “The Road Not Taken” shows a person deciding on what path to take while in the woods. Although these texts are very different from each other, they are all connected because of metaphors.

In “The Road Not Taken,” a metaphor shows how a person lives their life. In the
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