A Modest Proposal and Other Satires

what verbal irony does swift use in each of the following parts of a modest proposal?

title of the essay

lines 59-60

lines 135-145

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The title is ironic. There is nothing modest about proposing that children be eaten as a form of population control. You will have to quote your other lines for me. Thanks.