Figurative Language

By Mrs. Orozco

Simile

Compare two objects using like or as.
Edward's jacket is as red as Rudolf the Reindeer's nose.

Metaphor

Compares two things using is and are.

The frozen parking lot is an ice rink.

Hyperbole

Over exaggeration.

Gianna looked over the moon to see if she could find her glasses.
Figurative Language and other literary devices