5. In the first line of the poem, the poet is using a

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   Seasons are celebrations.

   A year's a Ferris wheel.    Both honor our world's habit    of spinning 'round a star.

5. In the first line of the poem, the poet is using a

A.  simile.

B.   metaphor.

C.  bias.

D.  loaded word.

Sep 28th, 2015

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B metaphor 

The poet is comparing a year directly to a Ferris wheel (without using like or as)

since both spin round - the earth spins round (the sun) and a Ferris wheel also spins round and round.





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Sep 28th, 2015

In the first line too the poet compares seasons directly to celebrations

seasons = celebrations - a metaphor

Sep 28th, 2015

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