Figurative Language

Idioms

Example- A penny for your thought.


Definition- An expression that does not exactly mean what the word says.

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Alliteration

Example- Justin found jalapenos in jurassic jam.


Definition- Using the same letter on each word or line.

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Metaphor

Example- Green is a zombie which us humans hate.


Definition- comparing two different things using "is".

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Simile

Example- Unicorns are as colourful as a rainbow.


Definition- comparing two things using "like"or"as".

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Onomatopoeia

Example- boom bang pow wam.


Definition- a word that makes the sound of a thing.

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Hyperbole

Example- I got so angry my head blew off.


Definition- a exaggeration statement.

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Personification

Example- the car's engine roared to life.


Definition- giving human traits non living things.

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