figurative language

Card Set Information

Author:
goldy_lox
ID:
197180
Filename:
figurative language
Updated:
2013-02-01 14:07:37
Tags:
figurative language goldy lox
Folders:

Description:
Figurative language vocabulary for 7th grade
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user goldy_lox on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. language used creatively to imply another meaning or evolve emotion!
    Figurative language
  2. engages the 5 sense to crate an accurate image in the mind of the reader. It creates an emotional connection to the story.
    imagery 
  3. human attributes and qualities are given to nonhuman or inanimate objets
    personifacation
  4. extream exaggeration. It is used to make a point. It is not intended to be belivable. (from the greek word for "excess")
    hyperbole
  5. a comparison between two unlike things using "like" or "as"
    simile
  6. a comparison between two unlike things WITHOUT using "like" or "as"
    metaphor
  7. words that are created to mimic sounds
    onomatopoeia 
  8. a repetition of consonant sounds at the beginning of words  
    alliteration 

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview