Figurative Language

By Pranav

Similie

Definition- Comparing something with like or as.

Example- I feel as hot as the sun.

Metaphor

Definition- Comparing something without like or as.

Example- I am the sun.

Idiom

Definition- Saying something that it doesn't mean.

Example- Best of both worlds.

Alliteration

Definition- Using the same letter over and over again in one sentence.

Example- Angry apes are animals at Adelaide and are apart.

Onomatopoeia

Definition- Using sounds like oink or moo.


Example- Crash, the table broke.

Personification

Definition- Making something that doesn't have any human features have human features .

Example- The Bugatti ran away at high speed when the man was getting in.

Hyperbole

Definition- Is exaggerating about something or someone.

Example- I am bigger than 2 houses.