A comparison of two different things that are similar in some way. Used to explain. A simile or metaphor with MORE.
Uses exaggeration to express strong emotion, make a point, or to be funny.
A saying that is common to the speakers of a certain language that means something different than what it actually says.
When the author uses words that appeal to your 5 senses to create a picture or image in your mind.
Comparison of two unlike things often using a form of the verb "to be." Does not use like or as.
Words that imitate sounds.
Giving human traits to non-human things (animals or objects).
The comparison of two unlike things using like or as.
When something concrete stands for something abstract, like an idea or emotion.