What is an example of a metaphor sentence?
A metaphor compares two things by talking about one thing and saying it is like another. Even though the two things are different, they share a similarity of some kind. Here is an example of a metaphor: Example: The dog’s bed is a marshmallow, it looks so comfortable.
What are 5 sentences of similes and metaphors?
If your students love fairy tales, here are some great simile and metaphor examples:
- Simile: Rapunzel’s hair was as soft as clouds.
- Simile: Cinderella’s slippers were as shiny as the sun.
- Metaphor: The snow is a white blanket.
- Metaphor: The calm lake was a mirror about what was to come.
What is metaphor give two examples?
A metaphor is a figure of speech in which there is a comparison of one thing with another thing without the words ‘like or as’. The resemblance is implied. Ex: The camel is the ship of the desert. Her eyes are pearls.
What is metaphor and examples of metaphor?
: a figure of speech comparing two unlike things without using like or as “Their cheeks were roses” is a metaphor while “their cheeks were like roses” is a simile.
What are 20 examples of similes?
Examples of Similes Using “As”
- She was as sly as a fox.
- That knife is as sharp as a razor.
- He’s as sick as a dog.
- It was as big as an elephant.
- He is as bright as a button.
- She’s as cold as ice.
- It’s as tough as an old boot.
- He’s as good as gold.
What are 5 example of simile?
Simile Examples Using As
|as American as apple pie||as big as an elephant|
|as black as coal||as blind as a bat|
|as boring as watching paint dry||as brave as a lion|
|as busy as a bee||as cheap as dirt|
|as clean as a whistle||as clear as mud|
How many metaphor are there?
4 Different Types of Metaphor.