Figurative Language

Mia Garibay Ramos

smile

Compare two objects and uses like or as.


EX: Karinas's shirt is as pink as a babys cheeks

Metaphor

Compares two thing and uses (is and are).


EX: (Javiar is an ox)

personifacation

An object that has human qualities


EX:The pencil was stingy with the lead

imagery

Use words to paint a picture in the readers mind


The lady put glossy red grapes into her mouth.

Idiom

A saying


EX:your on thin ice

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onomatopoeia

Word that are a sound


EX:Buzz,Zoom,Pow

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hyperbole

Over exaggeration


EX:The garaffer peaked over the clouds.

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