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11 terms
Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Idiom
Is language that goes beyond the literal meanings of words
Makes a comparison between two unlike things, using a word su…
Makes a compairison by saying one thing is another... Ex. Homewo…
Is a common expression that has only a figurative meaning. It…
Figurative Language
Is language that goes beyond the literal meanings of words
Simile
Makes a comparison between two unlike things, using a word su…
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Imagery
Hyperbole
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Descriptive language that create a picture in your mind
exaggeration
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
6 terms
Literary Terms
metaphor
simile
onomatopoeia
hyperbole
comparing unlike things
comparing unlike things using like or as
Words that resemble the sound they describe.
an exaggeration, not taken seriously
metaphor
comparing unlike things
simile
comparing unlike things using like or as
8 terms
Poetry Flashcards
Poet
Poem
Simile
Metaphor
a person that writes poetry
a group of words that uses figurative language and adds meaning
comparing two unlike things using "like" or "as"
comparing two unlike things that do not use like or as
Poet
a person that writes poetry
Poem
a group of words that uses figurative language and adds meaning
18 terms
smp quiz
similes
similes
similes
similes
uses like
uses as
uses than
uses resembles
similes
uses like
similes
uses as
5 terms
Figurative Language
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
giving a nonhuman subject human characteristics
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
personification
giving a nonhuman subject human characteristics
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Definition: Descriptive language that appeals to the five sen…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
8 terms
figurative langauge
ALLITERATION
SIMILE
METAPHOR
ONOMATOPOEIA
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
Comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
Sound words
ALLITERATION
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
SIMILE
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
6 terms
Poetry and Drama Elements
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
when an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, o…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
the use of words that sound like the action or thing the word…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as"
Personification
when an object or animal is given human feelings, thoughts, o…
8 terms
Figurative language
Simile
Metaphor
Imagery
Alliteration
A figurative of speech which involes a direct compairison bet…
A figure of speech which involves an implied comparison betwe…
Language that appeals to the senses, descriptions of people o…
Repeated consonant sounds occurring at the beginning of words…
Simile
A figurative of speech which involes a direct compairison bet…
Metaphor
A figure of speech which involves an implied comparison betwe…
8 terms
Figurative Langauge- Poetry Set
ALLITERATION
SIMILE
METAPHOR
ONOMATOPOEIA
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
Comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
Sound words
ALLITERATION
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
SIMILE
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
8 terms
Reading - Figurative Language Definitions
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Allusion
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
A reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or idea.
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
14 terms
English Terms for Final
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Symbol
Compairison between two unlikes objects using like or as
Compairison between two unlike objects without using like or as
putting human or living characteristics to a nonliving thing
something used to represent something else
Simile
Compairison between two unlikes objects using like or as
Metaphor
Compairison between two unlike objects without using like or as
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Definition: Descriptive language that appeals to the five sen…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
6 terms
ELA Figurative Language Part 1
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
5 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Hyperbole
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
an overstatement or exaggeration
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Imagery
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Definition: Descriptive language that appeals to the five sen…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
16 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Hyperbole
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
( hipérbole) exaggeration
Simile
(símil) comparing two unlike things using words such as "like…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
The Outsiders and Literary Terms
Simile
Metaphor
Inference
Conflict
A compairison between two unlike things a word such as, like,…
An imaginative comparison between two unlike things in which…
A guess based on clues... "She went to live with her grandmother…
A struggle between two opposing character or opposing forces
Simile
A compairison between two unlike things a word such as, like,…
Metaphor
An imaginative comparison between two unlike things in which…
Figurative Language Definitions
simile
metaphor
idiom
hyperbole
compares two unlike things using the words: like, as, or than
compares two unlike things WITHOUT using the words: like as o…
a figure of speech or expression that is NOT to be taken lite…
an extreme exaggeration often used to make a point
simile
compares two unlike things using the words: like, as, or than
metaphor
compares two unlike things WITHOUT using the words: like as o…
8 terms
Reading - Figurative Language Definitions
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Allusion
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
A reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or idea.
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
8 terms
Reading - Figurative Language Definitions
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Allusion
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
A reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or idea.
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Imagery
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Definition: Descriptive language that appeals to the five sen…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
18 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Imagery
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Descriptive language that create a picture in your mind
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
8 terms
Reading - Figurative Language Definitions
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Allusion
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
A reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or idea.
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
8 terms
Figurative language
Alliteration
Assonance
Simile
Hyperbole
Initial consonant sound in two or more neighboring words or s…
A resemblance of sound in words or syllables
Comparing two unlike things using like or as
Big exaggeration usually with humor
Alliteration
Initial consonant sound in two or more neighboring words or s…
Assonance
A resemblance of sound in words or syllables
10 terms
ELA Figurative Language Part 1
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
24 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
10 terms
English literary devices
Imagery
Metaphor
Simile
Personification
Language that appeals to the senses. Sound , smell , touch ,…
Compares two unlike things without using a connective word su…
Compares two unlike things by using a connective word such as…
When a nonhuman thing or quality is talked about as if it wer…
Imagery
Language that appeals to the senses. Sound , smell , touch ,…
Metaphor
Compares two unlike things without using a connective word su…
10 terms
Simile
Simile
Simile
Simile
Simile
Compare two unlike things using "as" or "like"
Compare two unlike things by saying one IS the other
The repetition of the same initial consonant sound in a serie…
The girl is as tall as her brothers
Simile
Compare two unlike things using "as" or "like"
Simile
Compare two unlike things by saying one IS the other
14 terms
Figurative Language
Personification
Metaphor
Simile
Metaphor
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Comparing two unlike things NOT using the words "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
23 terms
Figurative Language the basics
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
...imitates a sound
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Reading - Figurative Language Definitions
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Allusion
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
A reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or idea.
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
16 terms
English poetry
Figurative language
Metaphor
Extended metaphor
Simile
Language in which is not meant to be taken literally
Comparison between two unlike things without the use of like…
Compairison that continues beyond a line or phrase
Compairison between two unlike the things using like or as
Figurative language
Language in which is not meant to be taken literally
Metaphor
Comparison between two unlike things without the use of like…
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
use of words that sound like what they say: hum, gurgle, hiss…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
8 terms
Figurative Language
Figurative Language
Imagery
Simile
Metaphor
Figurative language is language that uses words or expression…
descriptive language that creates a picture in your mind
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as.
Figurative Language
Figurative language is language that uses words or expression…
Imagery
descriptive language that creates a picture in your mind
5 terms
MsARocks - All Summer in a Day Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
..., A figure of speech consisting of words that sound like w…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Metaphor
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
use of words that sound like what they say: hum, gurgle, hiss…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
10 terms
ELA Figurative Language
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
use of words that sound like what they say: hum, gurgle, hiss…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
6 terms
Week 16 Vocab
Simile ... -She's as light as a feather
Metaphor... -that problem was a piece of…
Parody
Idiom... -speaking of the devil
when you compare 2 unlike things
when you compare 2 unlike things by not using like or as
an imitation of the style of a particular artist, writer, or…
an expression that means something different than what the wo…
Simile ... -She's as light as a feather
when you compare 2 unlike things
Metaphor... -that problem was a piece of…
when you compare 2 unlike things by not using like or as
8 terms
figurative langauge
ALLITERATION
SIMILE
METAPHOR
ONOMATOPOEIA
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
Comparison of two unlike things without using like or as
Sound words
ALLITERATION
Consonant sounds being repeated; tongue twister
SIMILE
Using LIKE or AS to compare unlike things
8 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Personification
Metaphor
Onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
use of words that sound like what they say: hum, gurgle, hiss…
Simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
Personification
giving an inanimate object or animal human feelings, thoughts…
6 terms
Figurative Language
Simile
Metaphor
Hyperbole
Personification
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as".
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as.
Extreme exaggeration.
A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given huma…
Simile
Comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as".
Metaphor
A comparison of two unlike things without using like or as.
10 terms
ELA Figurative Language Part 1
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
8 terms
Literary terms for poetry test
Unlike things are compared to using th…
A comparison of two unlike things in w…
Human qualities are given to something…
Using words that sound like what they…
Simile
Metaphor
Personification
Onomatopoeia
Unlike things are compared to using th…
Simile
A comparison of two unlike things in w…
Metaphor
10 terms
ELA Figurative Language Part 1
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
10 terms
ELA Figurative Language Part 1
simile
personification
metaphor
onomatopoeia
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
comparing two unlike things NOT using words such as "like" or…
A word that imitates the sound it represents.
simile
comparing two unlike things using words such as "like" or "as…
personification
..., A figure of speech in which an object or animal is given…
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