Figurative Language


Definition- A simile is when you use like or as.

Example - He was as busy as a bee.

Example - She swims like a fish.


Definition - the same letter or sound at the beginning of a word.

Example - Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.


Definition - It is an expression that is not true.

Example - She cried so long that she made a lake.


Definition - A silly phrase that does`t mean what it exactly says.

Example - she spilled the beans.