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a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or the whole for a part, the special for the general or the general for the special, as in ten sail for ten ships ...

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Art and Feelings - Blanton Museum of Art
Between the Lines. Byron Kim, Synecdoche, 1991/1998, 44 × 31 3/4 in. total (10 x 8 in.
Synecdoche Against Metonymy
The function of synecdoche in the spotted owl controversy
of synecdoche and extending McGee's concept of the ideograph to conflicting ... environmentalists, the spotted owl serves as a synecdoche for the complete.
Gastronomic reference, synecdoche, and political images
thing about how synecdoche helps create political images. GASTRONOMIC REFERENCE IN THE. 1980 CAMPAIGN.
Synecdoche - Meetup
SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK by. Charlie Kaufman. Page 2.

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Anomalisa review: a masterpiece about the human condition – with puppets
Eight years ago, Kaufman directed another extraordinary film, Synecdoche, New York, about a yearning for artistic greatness. Kaufman achieved it then – and he achieves it again now. Is there anyone else in the movies doing such unique and extraordinary ...
Goofy spoonerism at the 59th Independence Parade
Ghana is Anglophone, but to say Ghana is an “Island of English speaking in the sea of francophone countries” amounts to over-stretching the synecdoche too far. It could at best be a paranomasia and at worst a hyperbole.
Clive Botting :Film Review: Anomalisa - Next To Her - The Here After - The Witch
Mesmerising, humorous, sad and surreal, Charlie Kaufman, who scripted 'Being John Malkovich', 'Adaptation' and 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind' and directed and wrote 'Synecdoche, New York' delivers a masterpiece - a day in the life of Michael ...
Tom Noonan talks about playing 'everyone else' in Anomalisa (and his famous
And then five years later he wrote Being John Malkovich and on the publicity tour for that he was always asked about who his influences were. And he said me. And then in Synecdoche, New York (2008), he asked you to be a Doppelganger for Philip Seymour ...
The Best Animated movies for Grown-Ups
'Anomalisa', Charlie Kaufman's first big screen outing since 'Synecdoche, New York' in 2008, is released in Irish cinemas this week.

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Synecdoche - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A synecdoche (/sɪˈnɛkdəkiː/, si-NEK-də-kee; from Greek συνεκδοχή, synekdoche, lit . "simultaneous understanding") is a figure of speech in which a term for ...
Synecdoche - Examples and Definition of Synecdoche
Definition, Usage and a list of Synecdoche Examples in common speech and literature. Synecdoche is a literary device in which a part of something represents  ...
Synecdoche | Definition of Synecdoche by Merriam-Webster
a figure of speech by which a part is put for the whole (as fifty sail for fifty ships), the whole for a part (as society for high society), the species for the genus (as ...
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a figure of speech in which a part is used for the whole or the whole for a part, the special for the general or the general for the special, as in ten sail for ten ships ...
Synecdoche, New York (2008) - IMDb
A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play.

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