Figiritive Languege

Similes

Definition-

Sentences that have like and as in the middle and are comparing things together.

Examples-


  • We are like two peas in a pod
  • He crept into the room as silent as a mouse
  • The cloud was as fluffy as cotton candy

Metaphors

Definition-

A metaphor is the opposite of a simile it doesn't use like or as it still connects words together with .

Example-


  • She is happy clam
  • Life is a journey
  • Love is a jewel

Alliteration

Definition-Is a repetition of words of a letter or same sound.


Example

Jump like jolly jumping jellybeans

Idioms

Definition-Old saying,not literally.

Example-At the drop of a hat

Hyperbole

Definition- Uses exaggeration and pumps up volume.

Example-Bob is older then the Earth

Onomatopoeia

Definition-Sounds that you can here.

Examples-boom

Personification

Definition- Giving things that don't talk but try to act like people.

Examples- The Ice-cream was screaming because it was going to die