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Figurative Language & Literary Devices. By: Kim Cannon. Simile- comparing two things using like or as. A. She is as big as a house!!!. i mi e. S. l. i. " Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.". k. e.

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simile comparing two things using like or as
Simile-comparing two things using like or as

A

She is as big as a house!!!

imi e

S

l

i

"Life is like an onion: You peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep."

k

e

onomatopoeia o no ma to poei a
OnomatopoeiaO no ma to poei A

Words that have sound.

Eek

Creak

idiom an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meaning
Idiom-an expression whose meaning is not predictable from the usual meaning

It’s raining cats and dogs.

imagery forming mental images using the five senses
Imagery-forming mental images using the five senses

Crumbling towers, dried-up wells, toppled tombstones.

alliteration using the same letter or sound at the beginning of closely connected words
Alliteration-using the same letter or sound at the beginning of closely connected words

Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.

repetition repeating words
Repetition-repeating words

The caterpillar was very, very big.

personification giving a personal nature or human characteristic to something non human
Personification-giving a personal nature or human characteristic to something non-human.

The wind swooped down and gave a shout.

hyperbole to exaggerate
Hyperbole-to exaggerate

I’m so hungry I could eat a horse.

irony the use of words to convey the opposite meaning
Irony-the use of words to convey the OPPOSITE meaning

The name of Britain’s biggest dog was named Tiny.

symbolism the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities
Symbolism-the use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities.

An apple represents knowledge or sin.