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Jamie Pata , Jessie Newcomb September 19, 2011. Figurative Language PowerPoint. Simile . Simile-using like or as to compare 2 things. ex: Jessie is funnier than Larry the Cable Guy. Metaphor. Metaphor-comparing 2 things without using like

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Jamie pata jessie newcomb september 19 2011

Jamie Pata, Jessie NewcombSeptember 19, 2011

Figurative Language PowerPoint


Simile

Simile

Simile-using like or as to compare 2 things.

ex: Jessie is funnier than Larry the Cable Guy.


Metaphor

Metaphor

Metaphor-comparing 2 things without using like

or as; something is something else

ex: When Jamie won the lottery ticket, he was rolling in dough.


Hyperbole

Hyperbole

Hyperbole-Using exaggeration to make a point

ex: The poor boy is as skinny as a pencil.


Onomatopoeia

Onomatopoeia

Onomatopoeia-sound words:bang, tick tock

ex:The car’s tires squealed down the road.


Alliteration

Alliteration

Alliteration-repetition of beginning sound

ex: Mary Mack made me mad.


Personification

Personification

Personification-giving human qualities to something not human

ex: The trees were dancing in the wind in my backyard.


Idiom

Idiom

Idiom- a well known expression that does not mean what it says

ex: My parents told me to hold my horses when I got too excited.


Practice problems

Practice Problems

Which word means sound?

Which word means an expression that does not mean what it says?

Which word means using exaggeration to make a point?

Which word means something not human being given human qualities?

Which word means using like or as to compare 2 things?

Which word means the repetition of beginning sound?

Which word means comparing 2 things without like or as?


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