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What is a word to describe how something bad looks good because it is being contrasted with something worse?

I was wondering if there was any word or terminology for any such literary device that uses this effect.
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When the subject of a sentence is the same as the object of the previous sentence

What is it called when the subject of a sentence is the same as the object of the previous sentence? For example: I'm going to Freddy's house. Freddy lives down the block. The block is paved ...