But...still a little doubt left-don't you think that here we are comparing the functions (of teeth and that of sharp and jagged edges of the horny jaws) ?P.S:
Is it because of the fact that as the presence of teeth is virtual in this case so we're not doing the comparison of functions actually...?
Really appreciate your reply as always!
Let's take a very basic example here:
I work as a GMAT expert with e-gmat
Here, I am not compared to a GMAT expert. I am a GMAT expert. I function in the capacity of a GMAT expert.
In the very same way, the official sentence does not compare the "sharp abd jagged edges" with "teeth". It says that these "sharp and jagged edges" functions as "teeth". These edges themselves are the teeth in turtle. There is no question of any comparison here.
Hope this helps.
It's clear now however,can we think like that "Is it because of the fact that as the