Tag: personification

10 Fun Examples of Personification in Poetry

Personification is used more frequently than not in poetry, and it is often overlooked for other types of figurative language that adds unique sounds. Take a look at these poems that use personification to add to the overall meaning in…

10 Songs with Meaningful Personification

Personification is a great tool for songs – which is why it is a shame that more singers and songwriters don’t use it. See how this literary device makes these songs that much better: #1: Hummingbird Heartbeat (by Katy Perry) When…

Hamlet Act-I, Scene-I Study Guide

Plot Overview When the first scene starts, Barnardo, a guard, comes to relieve Francisco, who is his colleague. They are performing their duty as guards on the platform in the castle of Elsinore. Barnardo asks Francisco about his identity. However,…

Personification

Personification Definition Personification is a figure of speech in which a thing, an idea or an animal is given human attributes. The non-human objects are portrayed in such a way that we feel they have the ability to act like…