Figurative Language

By Desiree Waterman

simli

comperes two objects uses like or as.


she is as slow as a snail

Metaphor

comperes two objects uses is , are


Isabella is a roze

Hyperbole

Over Exaggeration


I've never let you go

Onomatopoeia

Words that are sounds


Buzz Zoom Pow


The bee was buzzing around

Personification

Give's human qualities to nonhuman objects


The penile ran away from me

Imagery

Uses words to paint picture [ Use Adjectives ]


I puckered my lips when i bit in to a lemon

Idiom

A saying


you spilled the beans


you are on thin ice

Figurative Language and other literary devices