Figurative Language

Natalie Gonzalez

Onomatopoeia

Definition- Onomatopoeia is the written form of a sound

Simile

Definition- Similes are when two things, that are in form nothing alike, are compared using like and as.

Metaphor

Definition- A metaphor is made by comparing two things, but without using like or as.

Personification

Definition- Personification is when an object is given "life-like" powers

Assonances

Definition- A assonance is repeated sound of a vowel in the middle of the word

Alliteration

Definition- an alliteration is repeated sound in a sentence or phrase

Rhyme

Definition- A rhyme is made up of words that have ending syllable that sound the same

Imagery

Definition- A descriptive language that appeals to your senses

Synonym

Definition- A synonym is a word that means the same as another word.

Antonym

Definition- Antonym mean the opposite that you are saying