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But such an expression is not simple, but when we call the bow a lyre, or the shield a goblet, it is.2
2 In the simple metaphor “goblet” is substituted for “shield,” but sometimes additions are made to the word as differently applied, such as “of Ares” and “without strings.” These additions, besides involving greater detail （a characteristic of the simile）, distinctly bring out the contrast of the two terms and make a simile, whereas the metaphor simply transfers the meaning.
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