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