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Metaphors, similes, personifications

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metaphor
Life is a battlefield.
metaphor
The exam was a breeze.
metaphor
The world is a stage and all the men and women its actors.
metaphor
You are the apple of my eye.
simile
Good coffee is like friendship: rich and warm and strong.
simile
His temper was as explosive as a volcano.
simile
Life is like a box of chocolates.
simile
Playing chess with him is like trying to outsmart a computer.
personification
Terror crept up the stairs and knocked on her door.
personification
The brown grass was begging for water.
personification
The party died as soon as Jessica left.
personification
The stars danced playfully in the moonlit sky.