Figurative Language

Similie

A similie uses as or like to compare one object to another.

Metaphor

A metaphor compares two different items or objects to suggest the items are alike

Alliteration

When multiple words in a sentence begin with the same letter or sound

Personification

Giving human qualities to a non human object

Onomatopoeia

A word that has an associated sound

Idiom

An idiom is a phrase composed of words that do not mean the same thing used together as they do individually