Figuraitive language

By Savannah Medina

Similie

Compare two objects using like or as.
Edwards jacket is as red as Rudolf the Rednose Reindeer's nose.

Metaphor

Compares two things using is and are.
My friends frozen pool is a ice rink.
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Hyperbole

Over exaggeration.
I am so hungry I can eat a horse.

Onomatopoeia

Words that are sounds.
Charlie Brown went, "AAUGH!" as Violet Grey moves the football.

Personification

Give human qualities to non human objects.

Be careful the clock is watching you!

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Imagery

Use words to paint a picture.

My dog is brown, soft, puffy, small and playful

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Idiom

A saying.
You are under the thin ice.
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