Vocab

Similes ,Metaphor,Hyperbole

Similes

Similes are a figure of speech.Similes are comparisons of one thing to another.Also used to make descriptions. Some examples are:

  • You are as pretty as a dandelion
  • Your as hot as the sun

Metaphor

Metaphors are also known as phrases.Metaphors are the comparisons between people,animals,and places.Metaphors are like visual descriptions.Some examples are:

  • The Snow is a White Blanket
  • He is a Night Owl

Hyperbole

Hyperbole is basically an exaggeration. Hyperbole's are used to emphasize a real situation.Some examples are:

  • Your suit case weighs a ton.
  • She is as heavy as an elephant

Simile, Metaphor, and Personification EXPLAINED