Metaphor

A Phrase that is used to represent something else. Example:

It was raining Cats&Dogs

Example:

Drake was as slow as a turtle.

Hyperbole

A Phrase that you use when your over exaggerating. Example: The sky is falling.

Example: That guy is an Ox.


Example:He is the size of a bear

Example:He is a monster!

Figurative Language

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Imagery

To use words t draw a picture. Example:

The lady put on some red,glossy grape in her mouth.

Simile

Compare two or more objects and using like or as

Example:

Karina's shirt is as pink as a babie's cheeks.

Personification

Give human qualities to non human objects. Example:

The pencil is so stingy with lead.

Alliteration

A Phrase you use to begin a word that has the the same letter. Example:

A Alligator ate all afternoon.

Onomatopia

A Phrse that is a sound. Example(s):

Buzz!Zoom!Pow!Punch!Splat!Bam!Boom!

Example:A fly buzzed around Mr.Ariaza's lunch.

Idiom

A saying use use to express yourself. Example:

You let the cat out of the bag!

Example:Curiosity killed the cat.

English Language Arts (ELA)