Figurative Language

  1. Language used creative to imply another meaning or evoke emotion.
    Figurative Language.
  2. Engages the 5 senses to create an accurate image in the mind of the reader. It creates an emotional connection to the story.
    Imagery.
  3. Human attributes and qualities are given to non-human or inanimate objects.
    Personification.
  4. Extreme exaggeration it is used to make a point. It is not intended to be believable. (from the Greek word for "excess".
    Hyperbole.
  5. A comparison between two unlike things using "like" or "as".
    Smilie.
  6. A comparison between two unlike things without using "like" or "as".
    Metaphor.
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Figurative Language
Description
Figurative Language Vocab. Terms for 7th grade.
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