Figurative Language 1
Figurative Language 2
Figurative Language 3
Figurative Language 4
Figurative Language 5

100

I waited in line for a million hours until it was my turn.
hyperbole

100

You are the sun, moon, and stars to me.
metaphor

100

The curtains in the window are waving hello to us.
personification

100

My life is an open book; I have no secrets.
metaphor

100

My parents are too strict; my house is a prison.
metaphor

200

The tree branches danced in the wind.
personification

200

I was so hungry, I even ate the plate.
hyperbole

200

The car was as fast as a jet soaring through the sky.
simile

200

My hair would not cooperate this morning.
personification

200

The little kids at the park were wild animals.
metaphor

300

The drums were like a thunderstorm.
simile

300

He is a library of information about athletes.
metaphor

300

Her eyes twinkled like stars.
simile

300

She walked in the room like a supermodel on a catwalk.
simile

300

He strolled around the school as slowly as a snail stuck in molasses
simile

400

There were a million people in line in front of me to see the new Avengers movie
hyperbole

400

a comparison of two different things using "like" or "as"
simile

400

Her voice was music to his ears.
metaphor

400

Her smile was like a vitamin for his heart.
simile

400

Your love pours down on me, surrounds me like a waterfall.
simile

500

My boyfriend is the devil.
metaphor

500

Giving human qualities to something that is not human
personification

500

My sore feet were begging me to take a break.
personification

500

Their friendship is a rollercoaster ride.
metaphor

500

I'd rather take baths with a man-eating shark than do my homework.
hyperbole