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Baxter Black: Animal Similes

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Baxter Black: Animal Similes

Baxter Black: Animal Similes

Baxter Black: Animal Similes

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Commentator Baxter Black says that comparisons between certain animals and humans are useful linguistic devices. But, he says, the same does not apply to comparisons between vegetables and people.