What are literary devices in chapter 5 of All Quiet on the Western Front?

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The chapter begins with some humor , with Tjaden coming up with an ingenious way to kill the lice in the men's hair. After they pluck out the lice, instead of squeezing the tough insects to death, they just throw them into a hot pan where they explode upon impact. This starts the chapter off on a light note, giving the reader some relief from the relentlessly dark...

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