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Pun

A play on words, sometimes on different senses of the same word and sometimes on the similar sense or sound of different words.

Pun is an example of:
Substitution, Word Play

Fie, this is hot weather, gentlemen

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Falstaff
Fie, this is hot weather, gentlemen. Have you
provided me here half a dozen sufficient men?
Shallow
Marry, have we, sir. Will you sit?
   They sit at a table.
Falstaff
Let me see them, I beseech you.

Thy mother’s son! Like enough, and thy
father’s shadow.
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Source:
Act 3
Scene 2
Line 96

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