Figurative Language

By Noelia Talamante

Metaphor

Compares tow things and use is and are.

Javier is an ox.

Hyperbole

Over exaggeration the giraffe peaked over the clouds.

Onomatopoeia

Words that are sounds.

buzz zoom pow

The fly buzzed around Mr. Araiza's sandwich.

Personitication

Give human qualities to non human objects.

The pencil is so stingy with lead.

Imagery

Use words to paint a picture

use adjectives

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

Idiom

A saying Don,t let the cat out of the bag.

Spilled the beans.You are on thin ice!

similie

Compares two things using like or as
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