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A comparison of teo unlike things using the words like or as.
A comparison of two unlike things without using the words like or as.
a group of words that all start with the same sound
A big lie or exaggeration
Giving something that is not human, human characteristics, abilities, or qualities
Sentences or phrases that mean something different than their words imply
a contradiction; opposites
a reference to a real or fictions person, event, place, work of art, or another work of literature within in writing
The pale moon was as white as a ghost.
A blanket of snow covered the streets.
Cindy saw seven ships sailing on the sea.
Buzz! Beep! Beep!
Your book bag weighs a ton!
The trees whispered in the wind.
That basketball game took my breath away.
I thought my outfit was almost perfect, but Jill said it was pretty ugly.
No need to create another Civil War.