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Simile

…Examples of Simile in Literature Simile is a very effective and widely used literary device. Here are some examples of simile and how it adds to the significance of literary…

Romeo and Juliet Similes

…such as death. A few examples of similes from the play have been highlighted and discussed below: Similes in “Romeo and Juliet” Example #1 “Is love a tender thing? It…

Figurative Language

…which include: Simile Metaphor Personification Onomatopoeia Oxymoron Hyperbole Allusion Idiom Imagery Symbolism Alliteration Assonance Consonance Metonymy Synecdoche Irony Sarcasm Litotes Pun Anaphora Tautology Understatement Short Examples of Figurative Language Similes…

Figure of Speech

…speech used in writing: Simile Simile is a figure of speech in which two dissimilar things are compared to each other using the terms “like” or “as.” She’s as pretty…

Metaphor

…Metaphor and Simile It can be difficult in some instances to distinguish between metaphor and simile as literary devices. Both are figures of speech designed to create comparisons. In fact,…