Shooting an Elephant by George Orwell

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Give me at least three examples of analogy and their effect in "Shooting an Elephant."

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An analogy is a comparison between two things that are not the same but resemble one another in some way. For example, a butterfly's wing is literally analogous to a bird's wing because it allows the butterfly to fly. However, it is also different from a bird's wing because, for example, it is not made of feathers. A metaphor differs from an analogy in that a metaphor is a more imaginative and fanciful comparison, far less literal than an analogy.

Three analogies in the essay are as follows. First, the narrator likens the Burmese, although he feels sympathy for their plight, to "evil-spirited little beasts." They were physically smaller than him due to poor diet, and he has already shown them to be evil-spirited towards their overlords. They are not beasts, but comparing them to beasts emphasizes the disdain the speaker feels for them that mixes with his horror at how they are treated.

Second, the man killed by the elephant while it is on its rampage is analogous to Christ, as becomes...

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