Figurative Language

by Kateleen

Simile

A simile compares two object's and uses like or as. My dog Smells like dirty socks.

Metaphor

A metaphor compares two thing's.It uses is and are. Javier is an ox.

Hyperbole

Hyperbole is when your over exaggerate. The giraffe is so tall it peaked over the cloud's.

Onomatopoeia

Onomatopoeia is word's that are sound's. Buzz, zoom, pow. The fly buzzed around Mr. Araiza's sandwich.

Personification

Personification give's human qualities to animals or objects. The candle flame danced in the dark.

Imajery

Imagery is when you picture something in your mind, like when your reading a book. I read a book with no pictures so I imagined the pictures in my head.

Idiom

Idiom is when you use a phrase. It's raining cat's and dog's.