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Metaphor Poems - Secondary Education - About.com
Use metaphor poems to help teach about metaphors and poetry.
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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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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 and Examples)
Some people think of metaphors as nothing more than the sweet stuff of songs and poems--Love is a jewel, or a rose, or a butterfly. But in fact all of us speak and ...
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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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99 Metaphors of Love - Examples of Figures of Speech
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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Twenty Metaphors About Time - Quotations About Time
Habitually, almost without thinking, we explain our relationship to time through metaphors--many different metaphors. In More Than Cool Reason: A Field Guide  ...
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creative metaphor - definition and examples - Grammar & Composition
A creative metaphor is an original comparison between two unlike things that calls attention to itself as a figure of speech.
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conventional metaphor - definition and examples in English
A conventional metaphor is a familiar comparison that does not call attention to itself as a figure of speech.
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