Phase 1 - Writing Technique - Hyperbole

Hyperbole - learneverythingabout.comHyperbole is the writing technique of over-exaggeration to make a statement, idea or point much stronger than it would be if written normally.

Usually, hyperboles don't make natural sense if taken literally. So this writing technique is expected to be over-the-top to strengthen the feeling the writer wants to express.

Examples of Hyperbole in Poems and Songs

From Popular Poems

From Popular Songs

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Updated: April 3, 2020

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