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Metaphors and Similes - Instructional Resources
Excellent instructional resources for teaching with metaphors and similes. ... Use songs with metaphors to help teach students about this figure of speech. Share ...
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Metaphor Poems - Secondary Education - About.com
Use metaphor poems to help teach about metaphors and poetry.
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Songs With Metaphors - Secondary Education - About.com
Use songs with metaphors to help teach students about this figure of speech.
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metaphor - definitions and examples - figures of speech
A metaphor is a figure of speech in which an implicit comparison is made between two unlike things that actually have something in common.
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What Is a Metaphor? (Overview & Examples)
Some metaphors are so common that we may not even notice that they are metaphors. Take the familiar metaphor of life as a journey, for example.
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Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Metaphor - Grammar & Composition
All of us, every day, speak, write, and think in metaphors. Here are 13 types of metaphors, with links to examples and extended definitions.
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Figurative Language Exercise: Metaphors and Similes
The eight passages in this exercise are richly developed with metaphors and similes. Your job is to identify these figures of speech and explain their ...
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Love Is a Metaphor - 99 Metaphors of Love - Grammar & Composition
As this rich collection of 99 metaphors demonstrates, love has been compared to everything from a jewel and a fevered dream to a snowmobile and an ...
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Definition and Examples of Extended Metaphor
An extended metaphor is a comparison between two unlike things that continues throughout a series of sentences in a paragraph or lines in a poem.
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Using Similes and Metaphors to Enrich Writing (Part 1)
Discovering fresh similes and metaphors to use in your own writing also means discovering new ways to look at your subjects.
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