Figurative Language

By Cristian

Simlie

Compare two objects using like or as


His body was white as a cloud

Metaphor

Compares two things and is and are


The parking lot is a ice rink

Hyperbole

Over exaggeration


The giraffe peeked over thee clouds



Onomatopoia

Words that are sounds


BUZZ ZOOM POW


The fly buzzed around Mr. Araizas sanwich

Personitcation

Give human qualities to non human objects


This pencil is so stingy with lead

Imagery

Use words to paint a pictures (Use adjectives)


The lady put plump,glossy,red grapes into her mouth

Idiom

A saying


Don`t let the cat out of the bag


Spilled the beans


Your on thin ice!