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Metaphor Examples
He is a night owl.
Maria is a chicken.
You are my sunshine.
The clouds are balls of cotton.
He likes to stay up late.
Maria is afraid.
You bring me joy.
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He is a night owl.
He likes to stay up late.
Maria is a chicken.
Maria is afraid.
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Metaphor Examples
Metaphor
Metaphor
Metaphor
Metaphor
My brother was boiling mad.
The assignment was a breeze.
It is going to be clear skies from now on.
The skies of his future began to darken.
Metaphor
My brother was boiling mad.
Metaphor
The assignment was a breeze.
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Metaphor Examples
Synecdoche/Metonomy
Verbal irony
Situational irony
Dramatic irony
Ramapo won the game, Lend me your ears
Oh I just love the first day of school.
Marriage counselor getting a divorce
Romeo and Juliet
Synecdoche/Metonomy
Ramapo won the game, Lend me your ears
Verbal irony
Oh I just love the first day of school.
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Examples of Metaphors
Metpahor
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
John's answer to the problem was just a Band-Aid, not a solut…
He pleaded for her forgiveness but Janet's heart was cold iron.
Metpahor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
Metaphor (Example)
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
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Examples of Metaphors
Metaphor
- showing no expression
- a temporary solution
- showing no emotion
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
John's answer to the problem was just a Band-Aid, not a solut…
He pleaded for her forgiveness but Janet's heart was cold iron.
Metaphor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
- showing no expression
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
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Examples of Metaphors
Metpahor
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
John's answer to the problem was just a Band-Aid, not a solut…
He pleaded for her forgiveness but Janet's heart was cold iron.
Metpahor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
Metaphor (Example)
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
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Examples of Metaphors
Metpahor
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
John's answer to the problem was just a Band-Aid, not a solut…
He pleaded for her forgiveness but Janet's heart was cold iron.
Metpahor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
Metaphor (Example)
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
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Examples of Metaphors
Metpahor
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
John's answer to the problem was just a Band-Aid, not a solut…
He pleaded for her forgiveness but Janet's heart was cold iron.
Metpahor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
Metaphor (Example)
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
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example metaphors
"the crucible of societal debt"
"fiery trials of the 'status quo'"
"seditious incitement of rebellion"
"the blazing trail of freedom"
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"the crucible of societal debt"
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"fiery trials of the 'status quo'"
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Metaphor & Simile Examples II
compares 2 things saying one thing is…
compares 2 things using like or as
He is a wild boar.
She is sly as a snake.
metaphor
simile
metaphor
simile
compares 2 things saying one thing is…
metaphor
compares 2 things using like or as
simile
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Simile and Metaphor Examples
Simile
Metaphor
He is as busy as a bee.
Her life is a roller coaster, one day…
a comparison between two things using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison between two things where one thing is described…
(simile) comparing the person to a bee
(metaphor) Comparing her life to a roller coaster.
Simile
a comparison between two things using the words "like" or "as"
Metaphor
A comparison between two things where one thing is described…
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Simile, Metaphor, & Personification examples
Marissa and Philippe passed us by like…
The sun was low, simmering in its own…
In her new birthday dress, she was as…
If you were to ask my mother, she'd sa…
simile
metaphor, personification
simile
simile
Marissa and Philippe passed us by like…
simile
The sun was low, simmering in its own…
metaphor, personification
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Metaphor & Simile (with examples)
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Metaphor
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "a…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Ripe tomatoes are pieces of heaven in my garden.
Figurative Language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "a…
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Metaphor and Simile examples
Metaphor
Metaphor
Simile
Simile
He has the heart of a lion.
The newborn baby's cry was music to her ears.
During summer school he was busy as a bee doing homework afte…
He was as sick as a dog with the flu.
Metaphor
He has the heart of a lion.
Metaphor
The newborn baby's cry was music to her ears.
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Even More! Metaphor & Simile Examples
This day old bread is as hard as a rock.
The clouds are like cotton balls.
He eats like a pig.
My old car is a snail.
Simile (as)
Simile (like)
Simile (like)
Metaphor (is)
This day old bread is as hard as a rock.
Simile (as)
The clouds are like cotton balls.
Simile (like)
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English Metaphor Examples
Standard Metaphor
Extended Metaphor
Implied Metaphor
Dead Metaphor
My heart is a rose.
...to kill a mockingbird.
The boxer pecked away at his opponent.
My sister drives me out of my mind.
Standard Metaphor
My heart is a rose.
Extended Metaphor
...to kill a mockingbird.
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Metaphor, Simile, and Personification (with examples)
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Giving human-like qualities to non-human things
figurative language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
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Simile, Metaphor, & Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Time is money.
15 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
15 terms
Simile, Metaphor, & Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
Time is money.
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
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Metaphorical terms - examples
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Synecdoche
Your dad is a big baby
As quiet as a mouse
The sun smiled down on her
The White House declared
Metaphor
Your dad is a big baby
Simile
As quiet as a mouse
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Metaphor, Simile, and Personification (with examples)
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Giving human-like qualities to non-human things
figurative language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
27 terms
Metaphor, Simile, and Personification (with examples)
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Giving human-like qualities to non-human things
figurative language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
27 terms
Metaphor, Simile, and Personification (with examples)
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Giving human-like qualities to non-human things
figurative language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
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dayshawn Rhodes Examples of Metaphors
Figurative Language
Metpahor
Metaphor (Example)
Metaphor (Example)
Any language that is used to add detail to text, but it canno…
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
The detective listened to her tales with a wooden face.
She was fairly certain that life was a fashion show.
Figurative Language
Any language that is used to add detail to text, but it canno…
Metpahor
A comparison between two "unlike" things without using the wo…
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
15 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
12 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
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Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Symbolism with Examples
Simile (definition)
Personification (definition)
Metaphor (definition)
Symbolism (definition)
Comparing things that at first don't seem similar using "like…
Having a non-human object act like it is a person
Saying one object IS something that it really can't be. It's…
Using a word to stand for something with a deeper meaning
Simile (definition)
Comparing things that at first don't seem similar using "like…
Personification (definition)
Having a non-human object act like it is a person
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Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
29 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
15 terms
Examples of Simile, Metaphor, Mood, Imagery, visualize, metaphor, theme
Lines
Alliteration
Examples of alliteration
Mood
Poems are written in lines (which do not have to be complete…
The use of words that begin with the same sound in the same l…
Ex: The woods are lovely, dark and deep. (the d-sound)... Ex: Di…
The feeling expressed in a poem
Lines
Poems are written in lines (which do not have to be complete…
Alliteration
The use of words that begin with the same sound in the same l…
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
27 terms
Metaphor, Simile, and Personification (with examples)
figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
A comparison of 2 unlike objects NOT using the words "like" o…
Giving human-like qualities to non-human things
figurative language
language expanded beyond its ordinary literal meaning - uses…
Simile
A comparison of 2 unlike objects using the words "like" or "as"
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Metaphor
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
40 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
is a way of describing something by comparing it to something…
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
is a way of describing something by comparing it to something…
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
Time is money.
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
A comparison NOT using the word "like" or the word "as."... Tim…
extreme exaggeration
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
20 terms
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole with Examples
Simile
Personification
Hyperbole
Metaphor
a comparison using "like" or "as"
giving human qualities to animals or objects
extreme exaggeration
comparison not using the word "like" or "as"
Simile
a comparison using "like" or "as"
Personification
giving human qualities to animals or objects
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