English Figurative Language

English Figurative Language
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  • Simile
  • "Did you clean the house?"said Jessie
  • "Yeah I made it as clean as a whistle!"said Anna
  • Idiom
  • "Rain wasn't in the forecast for today!" she said
  • "Why did it have to start raining like cats and dogs!"said Ali
  • Personification
  • "The stars look beautiful tonight."said Jake
  • "Its as if the stars are dancing in the moonlight!"said Jenna
  • By comparing the house to as the girl was using a simile.
  • Hyperbole
  • "The day was a slow as my turtle"said Mia
  • the brunette girl is saying its raining like cats and dogs, but means its raining hard and not to be taken seriously making it an idiom.
  • Onemotepia
  • The girl is giving the stars human like characteristics by saying hey look like they are dancing.
  • Alleteration
  • By exagerration how slow the bus was the girls were using hyperbole's.
  • "The bus was so slow, I could have ran to school and back." said Emily
  • Crash and crackle were symbolizing the sound of lighting and that is what makes it an onemotopeia.
  • Meanwhile outside..CRASH,CRACKLE!
  • "Better go inside. I think that is lightning.", said the boy.
  • By using the beginning sound in the series of words selling, seashells,and seashore she was using alliteration.
  • "It was starting to rain." said Ali
  • "Why did you stop selling sea shells by the seashore?"said Mia
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