In "The Road Not Taken", which rhetorical devices does Frost use to show the main theme?Any help is useful

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sullymonster eNotes educator| Certified Educator

The central device used in this poem is metaphor.  The diverging paths in the woods are used as a metaphor for choices in life.  Does the speaker take a life path that follows an easy path, or does the speaker take a risk by carving his own path?