Figurative Language

By Isabel Quiroz

Simile

Compare two objects

Isabel's sweater is red as Rudolf the red nose Reindeer's nose.

Metaphor

Compares two things using is or are.


Isabel is a Reindeer.

Hyperbole

Over exaggeration

popcorn pops over the trees.

Onomatopoeia

Words that are sounds

My dog barked all night long.

Personitication

Give human qualities

My dad's car is greedy with gas.

Imagery

use adjectives

My mom puts on bright cherry lipstick on her lips.


Idiom

A saying

Cat got your tongue.

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