Friday, February 17th, 2017
hyperbole: extreme exaggeration
I was going 100 mph on my bike.
This is a hyperbole, because it's not possible to go 100 mph on a bike.
This is an example of personification, because a mailbox can't smile.
That mailbox is smiling at me!
personification: giving a non-human thing human characterists
The protagonist lives in this house.
protagonist: central character; also known as a good guy
This guy is a protagonist, he helped his neighbor rake leaves.
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