figurative Language

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  1. language used by creatively to imply another meaning or evoke emotion
     
    figurative language
  2. engages the 5 senses to create an accurate image in the mind of the reader.  It creates an emotions connection to the story
    imagery
  3. himan ablities and qualities are given to non-human or inanimated objects
    personification
  4. a comparison between two unlike things using "like or as"
    similie
  5. comparison between two unlike things without using "like or as"
    metaphor
  6. extreme exaggeration. It is used to make a point it is not intended to be believable (from the Greek word for excess
    hyperbole
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figurative Language
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vocab words for figurative language unit 7th grade
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