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Similes and Metaphors

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Simile
My love is like a red, red rose.
Simile
You were as brave as a lion.
Simile
He is as funny as a barrel of monkeys
Simile
This house is as clean as a whistle
Simile
He is as strong as an ox.
Simile
Last night, I slept like a log.
Simile
I am so thirsty, that my throat is as dry as a bone
Simile
My love for you is a deep as the ocean.
Simile
They wore jeans, which made me stand out like a sore thumb.
Simile
This dress is perfect because it fits like a glove.
Metaphor
Life is a dream.
Metaphor
The news was a dagger to his heart.
Metaphor
Revenge is a kind of wild justice.
Metaphor
Variety is the spice of life.
Metaphor
He is a big ol' teddy bear.
Metaphor
The camel is the ship of the desert.
Metaphor
All the world is a stage and the men and women are simply players.
Metaphor
Brian was a wall.
Metaphor
We would have had more pizza to eat if Tammy hadn't been such a hog.
Metaphor
Even a child could carry my dog, Dogface, around for hours. He's such a feather.