Figurative Language- Maddie's Quiz

Figurative Language- Maddie's Quiz

figurative language and is in ms. daverns class 854 Maddie Strickland on May 19th, 2013

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Alliteration, idioms, irony, onomatopoeias, personification, imagery, symbolism, metaphors and similes are

What is irony

The comparison of two things.
The use of words to convey the opposite of the literal meaning.
A sound or noise of some sort.

The use of words that imitate a sound or a musical noise to draw a picture for the reader


A comparison between two things using the words like or as


The repetition of the same sounds or of the same kinds of sounds at the beginning of words or in stressed syllables in a sentence ....

An expression that means something other than the literal meanings of its individual words ....

A comparison between two or more things without using the words like or as....

when a nonliving thing is given humanlike characteristics...

Vivid descriptive words to create an image in the readers mind....

The use of symbols to represent ideas or qualities....