Hyperboles are phrases that
compare two unlike things
give person-like qualities to animals and things
Which of these is a hyperbole?
I had an ocean of water to drink.
I drank a lot.
Chad drinks more than anyone.
which is an example of a hyperbole?
the tree said ow when it fell in the woods
I am so hungry I could eat a horse
the boy-scout was as brave as a lion
Harold ate three hot dogs for dinner!
Not a Hyperbole
I am so hungry I could eat a Big Mac.