What is Imagery in Literature?

Imagery is used in literature in order to describe or enhance sensory experiences to the text. An instance of visual imagery might evoke a visual cue such as: the crimson blood flowed slowly down his charred face. An auditory imagery uses language that such as bells chimed and rooster crowed. Olfactory imagery might read: his sweaty socks smelled of rotting fish and musty cellars.Metaphors and .
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