Figurative Language

by Cristian Navarro

simlie

comperes two objects using like or as.

Karina's shirt is as pink as a babies cheeks.

metophor

compares two things using is or are.

Javier is an ox.

hyperbole

over exaggerating

the giraffe peeked over the clouds.

idiom

not a literal meaning.

I got your back

personifacation

give human qualities to non-human objects.

the pencil is so stingy with lead.

onomatopoeia

words that are sounds.

buzz zoom pow

the fly buzzed around mr.ariza sandwitch