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Turned Turk

OTHELL-EXOLZU

The following lines are an example of what literary element?

Why now, ho! From whence ariseth this? Are we
turn'd Turks, and to ourselves do that
Which heaven hath forbid the Ottomites. (2.3.163-165)

A

dramatic irony

B

poetic license

C

allusion

D

understatement

E

syllogism