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Giving human characteristics to an inanimate object, idea, or person
A comparison between two usually unlike things using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison between two unlike things without using the words "like" or "as"
Words that sound like what they mean or spell out a sound.
An over exaggeration used for emphasis or effect
The repetition of the same initial letter is a series of words
A phrase whose literal meaning is different from its implied meaning
The repetition of similar sounds
Using words to create a picture in the reader's mind
It was a dark and dim forest and we could hear the animals growling.
Twinkle, twinkle little star,
How I wonder what you are.
It cost an arm and a leg.
Bobby bought blue beads.
My mom is going to kill me!
Splash, Buzzz, Pop
My teacher is a dragon.
She is as sweet as pie.
Lightning danced across the sky.