figurative language

figurative language

Print FlashCard
Term Definition
simile comparing two unlike objects using the words like,as,and then
metaphor comparing 2 or more unlike things WITHOUT using the words like,as, or then
personification gives the qualities of a person to an animal ,an object,or an idea
onomatopoeia words that copy or mimic sounds
allitration repeated consonant sound at the beginning of words
hyperbole an exaggeration
idiom phrases of words that mean more or diffrent than their words actually mean

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *