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What are examples of hyperbole, flashback, full circle, repetition, use of 5 senses, and onomatopoeia in The House on Mango Street?

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The following references are examples of figurative language and other literary devices in The House on Mango Street:

Hyperbole is used in the chapter "And Some More" when Nenny talks about snow.  She says that "[t]here are a million zillion kinds" of snow which is an exaggeration of reality.

At the beginning of the story, Esperanza flashes back to other places where the family has lived:  "Once when we were living on Loomis. . . ."  Esperanza goes on to discuss this experience that happened in the past at her old home.

Onomatopoeia is used in the chapter "Hips" when the girls play jump-rope...

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