Puns

Definition:
Puns are a very popular literary device wherein a word is used in a manner to suggest two or more possible meanings. This is generally done to the effect of creating humor or irony or wryness. Puns can also refer to words that suggest meanings of similar-sounding words. The trick is to make the reader have an “ah!” moment and discover 2 or more meanings.

Example:
Santa’s helpers are known as subordinate Clauses.

21 thoughts on “Puns”

  1. What did the man say when he saw this website?
    “Wow these literally must be devices!”
    These puns are too punny – I mean funny.

    1. I used to go fishing with Skrillex, but he just kept dropping the bass.
      I made a geology rap album last year, it hit platinum.

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