Definition: comparing things using "like" or "as"
Definition: comparing two things NOT using "like" or "as"
Definition: giving human qualities to nonhuman things
Definition: an exaggerated statement used to create an emphasis
Definition: the repetition of sounds at the beginning of words
Definition: a word that resembles the sound it represents
Definition: a phrase that combines two words that are opposite
Definition: Visually descriptive language that appeals to our physical senses
Definition: an expression that must be learned as a whole
They fought like cats and dogs.
The falling snowflakes are dancers.
My dad will kill me when he comes home.
A vicious black bug bit a big black bear
Cross your fingers that you pass the quiz!
That man is as tall as a tree!