Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole, Alliteration
a figure of speech involving the comparison of one thing with another thing of a different kind, used to make a description more emphatic or vivid.
Example :"Could Gale and I have been eating blackberries only this morning? It seems like a lifetime ago. Like a long dream that deteriorated into a nightmare."
Example :"The sun will dry them soon enough" "Needling me, at the very back of my mind, is the obvious"
Example : "The sun will dry them soon enough" "Needling me, at the very back of my mind, is the obvious"
Example :'seeking Prim's warmth but finding only the rough canvas cover of the mattress'.