BC: Made by Dalton Edgell
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1: Similes A simile is an exaggeration using the phrases like or as. Here are a couple of examples. Her hair was as wild as a tornado!
2: The clouds were as puffy as marshmallows.
3: The car was as big as Goliath! The grass was as short as an elf. The rain was pouring as quick as a cheetah.
4: Alliteration The deliberate repetition of consonant sounds. Alliteration Poem Eager Elephant is very eager
5: Eager Elephant eagerly lives in Eager Elephant City Eager Elephant eagerly likes other eager elephants
6: Eager Elephant eagerly dislikes eager elephant bullies Eager Elephant eagerly hugs me every eager day
7: Hyperbole An obvious and inferential exaggeration
9: Idioms A combination of of words that has a meaning that's different from the meanings of the individual words themselves.
10: catch a cold-to get sick see eye to eye-agree under the weather-not very well idioms
11: pics catch a cold under the weather
12: pics continued see eye to eye
13: Metaphors A figure of speech that compares two objects without using like or as
14: That monster's uglier than a roach! | My bed's a cloud!
15: Onomatopoeia Using words that imitate the sound they denote
16: The snake hissed at me. | The duck hates quacking.
17: The cat always purrs as you pet it.
18: Personification The attribution of a personal nature or character to inanimate objects
19: The door ran on the floor and hit the wall. The leaf danced to the ground.
20: The CD player sang. Synecdoche A figure of speech in which a part is used
21: for a whole, a whole for a part, the specific for the general, or the general for the specific.
22: His parents bought him a new set of wheels. (bicycle) Use your head to figure it out. (brain)
23: Rhyming Couplets- A pair of two lines that rhyme which means identity in sound in some part, especially the end.
24: "I cannot go to school today." Said little Peggy Ann McKay My fever is getting so darn high
25: I think that I may soon die I have a haircut that's so bad When people laugh, it makes me sad
26: I really have a super bad flu I don't think the school really serves stew
27: I really have a super bad cold I can't believe you've never been told
28: I also have super bad teeth I think I'll be laughed at by my friend Keith
29: What's that? What's that you say? You say today is...Saturday? G'bye! I'm going out to play!
30: Rhythm The internal feel of beat and metre
31: Ride, Ride, Ride your bike Racing through the road Race, Race through the game
32: Until you finish the mode
33: Bill and Tom went up the ladder Since they wanted to be radder But Bill punched Tom and then they fell
34: And then Tom began to yell
35: THE END!