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It Is A Truth

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It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.

The above is the opening sentence from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, and it is an example of which rhetorical technique?

A

Alliteration.

B

Irony.

C

Isocolon.

D

Antithesis.

E

Malapropism.