Giving human qualities to animals, plants, or objects.
Example: The moon smiled down on me.
Personification PowerPoint Presentation
An extravagant exaggeration.
Example: If I've told you once, I've told you a million times.
Simile, Metaphor, or Hyperbole Rags to Riches Game
Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Hyperbole Rags to Riches Game
Figurative language is language that means more than what it says on the surface.
Figurative Language Flashcards
Figures of Speech Hangman
Figures of Speech Practice
An expression that means something other than the literal meanings of its individual words.
Example: "Hold your horses," which means "Be patient."
Paint By Idioms
A figure of speech in which two unlike things are compared, often in a phrase introduced by like or "as".