Figurative Language Terms

Example:  "Its fleece was white as snow" is an example of a figurative language.  In this case, comparing the lamb's fleece to snow helps create a picture of how white Mary's lamb really was.

Example:  busy as a bee

Example:  Love is a rose.

Example:  She sells seashells by the seashore.

Example:  "Snap, crackle, pop"

Example:  "It's raining cats and dogs."

Example:  I've told you a million times to pick up your clothes.

Example:  The old truck coughed and sputtered.