Figurative Language Terms

Figurative Language Terms

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  • Hyperbole - massive exaggeration
  • The brightness of her cheek would shame those stars, as daylight doth a lamp, her eyes in heaven...
  • Metaphor - comparing two things without using like or as
  • It is the east, and Juliet is the sun.
  • Is love a tender thing? It is too rough, too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like thorn.
  • Simile - comparing two things using like or as
  • Personification - attributing human traits to a nonhuman subject
  • Read o'er the volume of young Paris' face, and find delight written there with beauty's pen.
  • Oxymoron - using two words with opposite meanings together
  • Beautiful tyrant! Fiend angelical!
  • One more simile, hyperbole and personification example in one quote!
  • O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright! It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night like a rich jewel in an ethiop's ear; beauty too rich for use, for earth too dear!
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