Figurative Language

By: Yahir Mendivil

Simile

Compares two objects using like or as.

Edward's jacket is as red as Rudolf the Reindeer's nose.

Metaphor

Compares two unlike things directly without using like or as.

My friend's house is a junkyard.

Hyperbole

Over exageration.

Gianna looked over the moon so she can find her glasses.

Onomtopeia

Word's that are sounds like buzz, zoom, and pow,.

The fly buzzed around Mr. Araiza's sandwich.

Personitiction

Give's human qualities to nonhuman objects.

The pencil is so stingy with lead I can't get it out.

Imagery

Use words to paint a picture.

The lady put plump, glossy, red, grapes into her mouth.

Idioms

A saying.

Dont let the cat out of the bag.Spilled the beans. You are on thin ice

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