Definition:1. A figure of speech in which a word or phrase that ordinarily designates one thing is used to designate another, thus making an implicit comparison.
2. One thing conceived as representing another; a symbol
Ex. The Hunger games (Chapter 5, Pg. 67.)
""Katniss, the girl who was on fire.""
Definition:The attribution of personality to an inanimate object or abstraction.
Ex. The Hunger Games (Chapter 2, Pg. 27.)
"We have to stand for a few minutes in the doorway of the train while the cameras gobble up our images, then we're allowed inside and the doors close mercifully behind us."
More Beautiful You
"But I can promise you
There's a man whose love is true
he'll treat you like the jewel you are."