Analogy

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Widely UsedPlay
Analogy is common in everyday language to illustrate ideas. SlideHe explained the software by drawing an analogy to a toolbox.
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Illustrative PurposePlay
Use an analogy when you want someone to grasp a complex idea by relating it to something familiar. SlideTeaching electricity, she used the analogy of water flowing through pipes.
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Enhances UnderstandingPlay
Analogies help clarify abstract or challenging concepts by connecting them to known experiences. SlideTo explain cell functions, an analogy of factory operations was used.