Figurative Language

By: Nicholas Hernandez

Simile

Compares two objects using like or as.


Edward's jacket is as red as Rudolf the Reindeer's nose.

Metaphor

Compare two unlike things directly without using like or as.

My friend's house is a palace.

Hyperbole

An exaggeration Gianna looks over the moon so she find her glasses.

Onomtopeia

Words that are sounds. The fly buzzed around Mr. Araiza's sandwich.

Personitication

Give human qualities to non-humans A car so fast they use there engine.

Idiom

A saying don't let the cat out of the bag. your on the street

Imagery

Use words to paint a picture The lady plump the glossy,red lipstick.