language used creatively to imply another meaning or evoke emotion
engages the 5 sense 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
comparison between two
unlike things using “like” or “as”
a comparison between two unlike things without using "like" or "as"
extreme exaggeration. It is used to make a point. It is not intended to be believable
words that are created to mimic sounds
a repetition of consonant sounds at the beginnings of words
figurative language vocab terms for 7th grade