Figurative Language

By Miguel Valenzuela

simile

comparing two objects using like or as

metophor

comparing two objects using is and are.

My dog is a coockie.

hyperbole

over exagerating

The kangaroo jumps so high it could jump over mars!

onomatopia

words that are sounds.

The car crash made a loud CRASH!

personification

giving human qualities to non human objects

The stars winked at me.

Idiom

an idiot scentence.

don't spill the beans

imagry

using words to make a mind movie in the readers mind