Figurative Language

By Karina Rivera

Simile

Compares to a object and uses like or as


Example:Karina shirt is pink as a baby cheeks.

Metaphor

Compares two things not using like or as.


Example:Javier is an ox.

Imagery

Use words to point a picture.


Example: The lady put glassy red grapes into her mouth.

Idiom

A saying


Example:Don't let the cat out of the bag

Figurative Language and other literary devices