figurative language

figurative language

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simile comparing to or more like objects when you use the words like or as
metaphor comparing stuff without using the words like or as
personification this is giving a non living thing human characteristics
onamonopea words that mimic sounds
hyperbole an exageration
alleration the repeating of sounds at the beginning of words
idiom a saying that means something different than what it said
aud Latin, to hear
vid,vis Latin, to see
ology Greek, study
sci Latin , know
hemi ,semi Latin, half
multi/poli Greek ,many

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