Figurative Languag

By: Cheyanne Ortiz

Simile

Compares two objects and uses like or as.

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

Metaphor

Compares two things and use is and are.

Javier is an ox.

Hyperbole

Over exageration.

The girraffe peaked over the clouds.

Onomatopoeia

Words that are sounds.

Buzz,Zoom and Pow.

The fly buzzed around Mr. Araiza's sandwich.

Personitication

Give human qualities to nonhuman objects.

The pencil is so stingy with lead.

Imagery

Use words to paint a picture.

(Use ajectives) The lady put plump,glossy,red grapes into her mouth.

Idiom

Saying. Don't let the cat out of the bag.

You spilled the beans. You are on thin ice!