Figurative Language

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exaggeration

_____ is an important element in hyperbole

like

A word that must be included in a simile

personification

giving human traits to objects or nonliving things

simile

comparison of two unrelated things using a shared element, generally 'like' or 'as'

internally

in assonance, similar vowel sounds are always located_____ in a word

beginning

in alliteration, similar sounds of several successive words occur at the ____ of each word

Alliteration

same sounds at beginning of successive words

metaphor

direct transfer of meaning from one word to another

look

onomatopoeia is use of words that ___ like they sound

consonant

a _____ is often used at the beginning of words when creating an alliteration

hyperbole

us of exaggeration

vowel

assonance always uses a _____ when creating similar sounds

onomatopoeia

words that look like they sound

Alliteration

ex: green grapes grow in groves

Onomatopoeia

ex: the cows moo

Personification

ex: the trees danced in the breeze

Rhyme

The dogs barked loudly, and I couldn't sleep soundly

Metaphor

My mom is a buzzy bee

Simile

Her lips were as red as a rose

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