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8 Types of Figurative Language

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Onomatopoeia
The use of words whose sounds suggest their meanings.
Personifictation
A figure of speech in which human qualities are atrributed to an object, animal or idea.
alliteration
The repititon of sounds/letters at the beginning of a word.
metaphor
A comparasin not using like or as.
similie
A comparasin using like or as.
Idiom
A figuritive meaning of the conotation of the word. Different from the literal meaning.
Hyperbole
An overexaggeration.
Pun
Play on words.