Figurative language project
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Hello there ladies and Gentlemen. Today we will be discussing the 12 pieces of figurative language. Lets get started!
Hyperbole is known as an exaggeration which means it's not literally true, it's made to sound like your emphasizing a feeling effort, or reason.
an example is "this car drove fast down the road like it was greased lightning.
A Double Entendre is a word or phrase having a double meaning--usually one is risque.
an example of a Double Entendre is
A metaphor is a comparison that shows how two things that are not alike in most ways are similar (NOT using "like" or "as"
An example is Cat's smile is amazing to the moon and back. She's my Juliet.
I will put you flat on your back like Muhammad Ali.
An example for you is Austin is a fighter like Rocky Marciano.
A simile is a direct comparison of two things using "like" or "as".
Personification is giving human traits to non-living objects.
An example would be my flowers are begging for water.
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