Figurative Language

by Cameron Chandler


  • A simile is a comparison between two things using the words like or as.
  • Cameron rode the roller coaster and got as sick as a dog


  • A comparison between two things without using like or as.
  • Gary didn't brush his teeth so he has fish breath


  • Giving human characteristics to inanimate objects
  • As David strolled through the park, the trees danced in the wind behind him